Reporting directly to the Dean, the Assistant Dean for Career Development is responsible for the administration, organization, employment report requirements, budgetary and staff resources for the Law School's Career Development Office (CDO). The Assistant Dean represents the Law School to external constituencies including the legal community, potential employers, alumni, and the public. Position requires experience in delivering career services in a law school setting, excellent communication skills, diplomacy and institutional knowledge and perspective.
The Assistant Dean will play a primary role in introducing the Law School and its students/alumni to national constituencies. S/he is charged with managing creative recruitment strategies and working closely with senior staff, faculty, and supporters in order to increase the diversity of employment opportunities available to UCI Law students and alumni. Working with career development staff, the Assistant Dean administers programming and support services that will assist students in their transition to professional members of the Bar and enable them to manage their career over the long term.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Salary: Commensurate with Experience Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Career Position. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume and cover letter.
Internal Number: 2019-1583
About University of California, Irvine School of Law
The Career Development Office (CDO) at the University of California, Irvine School of Law promotes and coordinates employment opportunities in public interest, government, private sector, and alternative careers. We provide professional career services and serve as a liaison between students and employers. Our mission is to provide students with the tools to make informed decisions about employment opportunities and career paths through individual counseling, panel presentations, job fairs, workshops, recruitment programs, job postings, and networking opportunities.