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Assistant Professor of Law

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

Position Title & Department:

 Assistant Professor of Law
Posting #


Department Description:

University of San Diego School of Law - 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 2020-2021 academic year.  This position is affiliated with the Law School 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. We seek applications from candidates with scholarly distinction or promise and a commitment to excellence in teaching.

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 12% 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:
All candidates, including those registered with the AALS Faculty Appointments Register, must complete an online application.
Click 'Apply Now' to complete our online application.
Applications must include in pdf format: a curriculum vitae,  a research agenda, a list of teaching preferences, and three (3) references, including names and contact information.  For full consideration, applicants should apply by October 15, 2019, although it is recommended that you submit materials as soon as possible. 
Please direct questions to Professor Matt Zwolinski at lawdean@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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