Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Posting Number 2016_00287F
Posting Type
Official Title Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department INS/LEGAL STUD & REAL ESTATE
Salary Range
Job Summary

The University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business invites applications for the position
of Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies, beginning Fall 2018.
Candidates applying for an Assistant Professor position should have a juris
doctorate and must demonstrate the potential for high quality research.
Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also
required. Candidates applying for an Associate Professor position must hold
a juris doctorate and have a research record commensurate with that rank; a
strong trajectory for future top-tier publications and demonstrated excellence
in teaching legal studies at the graduate and/or undergraduate level are
required. Periodic participation in service activities appropriate to the rank is
also expected. For additional information about criteria for appointment as
Associate Professor please refer to
http://provost.uga.edu/documents/Business_2015.pdf. Salary is competitive
and commensurate with qualifications.
Applications received by September 29, 2017, are assured of consideration;
however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
To apply, submit materials online at http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2499.
Required application materials include a letter of introduction and a full vita.
The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well
known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities
(www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution
located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender
identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates applying for an Assistant Professor position should have a juris
doctorate and must demonstrate the potential for high quality research.
Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also
required. Candidates applying for an Associate Professor position must hold
a juris doctorate and have a research record commensurate with that rank; a
strong trajectory for future top-tier publications and demonstrated excellence
in teaching legal studies at the graduate and/or undergraduate level are
required. Periodic participation in service activities appropriate to the rank is
also expected. For additional information about criteria for appointment as
Associate Professor please refer to
http://provost.uga.edu/documents/Business_2015.pdf. Salary is competitive
and commensurate with qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications
Degree Level Juris Doctor
Posting Date 12/23/2016
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents