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Assistant Professor, School of Law/University Center for Ethics, Economics, and Public Policy

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Position Status: Faculty, Full-time regular
Location: San Diego
Position Type: Faculty, School of Law

Position Title & Department:

Assistant Professor, School of Law/University Center for Ethics, Economics and Public Policy (CEEPP)
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Department Description:

University of San Diego School of Law/University Center for Ethics, Economics, and Public Policy. Recognized for the excellence of its faculty, curriculum and clinical programs.

Detailed Description:

The University of San Diego invites applications from entry-level applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year. This position is affiliated with the School of Law and the University’s Center for Ethics, Economics, and Public Policy and will involve opportunities for teaching in the undergraduate program in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Candidates with a strong background in economics or political science will be given special consideration.

Job Requirements:


Applicants should have a JD, Ph.D. or equivalent degree and a record of high academic achievement.

Background check:  Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. 

Posting Salary:

Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits. 

The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers.  Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer.  USD: Human Resources: Benefits

Special Application Instructions:

Click Apply Now to complete our online application. 

Applications must include: a curriculum vitae, a research agenda, a list of teaching preferences grouped by preferred subjects and secondary subjects, and three (3) references, including names and contact information.

Please direct questions to Professor Matt Zwolinski, at lawdean@sandiego.edu.

If you have any technical questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at 619-260-6806, or email us at jobs@sandiego.edu

Additional Details:

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/smokefree.

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