Professor/Associate/Assistant in Law

Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted
Thursday, 13 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Ref
62900
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Law School Faculty
Law School
Position Type: Faculty
Chicago, IL

 Aug 13, 2020 –  Jun 30, 2021

Description

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LAW SCHOOL seeks to appoint outstanding scholars to tenure-track positions effective Autumn 2021. We seek the best candidates without regard to specialization.  Faculty members are expected to conduct original research of exceptionally high quality, to excel as teachers, and to exhibit the highest level of engagement in our academic environment and the life of the Law School.  All candidates will be judged on their potential to perform at this level, taking into account factors that include grades, publications, recommendations, experience, and ability.  In assessing potential contributions to the life of the Law School, we value candidates who will contribute diverse backgrounds and perspectives that will enrich and improve student experiences and the Law School’s intellectual culture. To be considered, candidates must register on-line and upload a résumé at apply.interfolio.com/77446. They must also upload the names of at least two scholars qualified and willing to evaluate the candidate's ability, training, and potential for research and teaching, copies of published or in-progress scholarship, and a law school transcript. No applications accepted after 6/30/2021.   

Application Instructions

To be considered, candidates must register on-line and upload a résumé at apply.interfolio.com/77446

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. 

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination. 

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.   

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