Associate Director, Academic Enrichment, School of Law, Student Services

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
03 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
01 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Report to the Associate Dean for Student Affairs. Responsible for the development, implementation, and assessment of academic and bar support programs for students at the Law School. Provide leadership and support for assessing and responding to students progress on academic learning outcomes; writing and oral performance; and study strategies. Develop and implement programming that compliments the JD curriculum, while coordinating and promoting available resources to foster deeper understanding of legal concepts for JD students. Oversee bar examination preparation for 3L students and graduates. Advise dual degree students on course selection. Play an active role in Student Affairs to foster a diverse, inclusive and supportive environment in the School of Law.

Required Skills

Required skills and experience: J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and a proven record of academic achievement during law school; 3-5 years of work experience of which 1-3 years is in academic support, law instruction and/or bar preparation; admission to a state bar in the United States, preferably Massachusetts or New York; and demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive community. Preferred skills and experience: At least 3 years experience in academic support, law instruction and/or bar preparation; deep understanding of learning modalities and theory, supported by familiarity with testing and assessment; and familiarity with online technology. Master's degree in a related field.

Boston University an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

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