The Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law seeks applicants for its newly created Head of Special Collections/Legal Research Faculty position.
The Head of Special Collection/Legal Research Faculty is responsible for and oversees special collections held by the Legal Information Center including historic Florida legal materials, archives relating to the history of the University of Florida’s Fredric G. Levin College of Law, and its rare book collection. The Head of Special Collections provides reference services and faculty research support in addition to teaching in the College of Law.
UF Law’s Legal Research Faculty are non-tenure track law faculty members and receive competitive benefits including annual and sick leave, medical and dental insurance, retirement programs, and tuition remission.
University of Florida Levin College of Law, a top-tier law school and the No. 1 ranked law school in the third most populous state, is committed to providing an exceptional legal education as part of a world-class public university. We are a diverse and dedicated community of legal scholars, students and alumni, influencing conversations on a local, national and global scale. Our faculty are actively engaged in publishing cutting-edge scholarship, traveling throughout the United States and the world to engage in a variety of professional activities.
The Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law is one of the largest libraries in the southeast United States. The library serves faculty, staff and students in the Levin College of Law, and other University of Florida students and faculty, as well as the Florida Bar and the public. The library's principal user population includes approximately 60 tenure-track faculty and 40 other full-time faculty members, and approximately 1,000 J.D. and LL.M. students.