Assistant Professor of Law with focus on civil rights
University of Oregon School of Law
August 21, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The University of Oregon School of Law invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Law focusing on Civil Rights, to begin in august 2019.
Th School of Law is an ABA accredited law school and is Oregon's only public law school, made up of three graduate degree programs and an undergraduate legal studies program.
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply and does not discriminate on the basis of an protected status, including veteran and disability status.
For more information about the University of Oregon School of Law, please visit our website at www.law.uoregon.edu. Note: Final candidate must successfully complete a criminal background check.
Minimum qualifications include a record of academic excellence, demonstrated success or the potential for success in scholarship and teaching, and a JD from an accredited law school or its equivalent. Applicants must have scholarship, teaching, and/or practice expertise in civil rights and related fields. Successful candidates must have strong interpersonal skills sufficient to inspire and work effectively with diverse groups of faculty, students, staff, alumni, and members of the bar.
For full consideration, application materials should be submitted by September 15, 2018, although submissions will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current resume, a description of their research agenda, a statement addressing their potential contribution(s) to diversity, equity and inclusion, and references via MyTracks: http://careers.uoregon.edu/cw/en-us/job/522271/assistant-professor-of-law.
Internal Number: 522271
About University of Oregon School of Law
The University of Oregon is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and is a major research university committed to combining high level research with strong undergraduate and graduate teaching. Founded in 1876, UO enrolls almost 24,000 students from all 50 states and more than 95 countries; and offers over 300 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. There are also 30 research centers, institutes, and core research facilities. Since July 2014, the University has been governed by an independent Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon. One of two AAU institutions in the Pacific Northwest, the University is widely known for a mix of highly ranked departments and innovative interdisciplinary programs; a strong commitment to research and education; and a collaborative, non-hierarchical institutional culture.
The School of Law is an ABA accredited law school and Oregon’s only public law school, made up of three graduate degree programs and an undergraduate legal studies program.