Assistant Visiting Professor- Legal Practice Skills

Faculty Boston, Massachusetts


Description

Suffolk University Law School in Boston invites applications for a position as a full-time Legal Practice Skills (LPS) Assistant Visiting Professor for the upcoming academic school year (2022-2023).  The visitor will teach two sections of a first-year LPS course each semester and collaborate with other faculty teachings in the first-year program.  One of the sections may be in the evening division.  In addition to teaching, the visitor will maintain regular office hours, grade student assignments throughout the semester, hold individual conferences, and create assignments.  Interested candidates must have a J.D. and be admitted to a bar.  Previous teaching of legal writing is strongly preferred. A complete application is due by February 22 (although applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.)  A complete application consists of a letter of interest detailing your desire and qualifications to teach LPS, a curriculum vitae, as well as a list of at least three professional references.  

Suffolk University does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, genetic information, or status as a veteran in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs, activities, or employment. Suffolk University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive faculty and staff that reflect the broad range of human experience who contribute to the robust exchange of ideas on campus, and who are committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We strongly encourage applications from groups historically marginalized or underrepresented because of race/color, gender, religious creed, disability, national origin, veteran status or LGBTQ status. Suffolk University is especially interested in candidates who, through their training, service and experience, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the University community.