Career Center Openings

Adjunct Instructor, Molloy University

Rockville Centre, NY

Part-Time

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Adjunct Instructor, Legal Studies Adjunct Instructor Teachers Rockville Centre, NY, The department of Criminal Justice/Legal Studies at Molloy University seeks to fill a part time adjunct position. The successful candidate should have a Juris Doctorate Degree with an expertise in Electronic Discovery and Litigation. This is a part time position. Distance learning skills preferred. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit the following materials: Letter of interest that describes your teaching qualifications and teaching philosophy Curriculum Vitae Names and Contact Information (e-mail address and phone number) of three references familiar with the applicant's teaching experience and/or academic career copy of highest degree earned.

Adjunct faculty members are responsible for: Preparing and delivering face to face, remote/online instruction to students in cooperation with the department’s Chairperson, Legal Studies Coordinator, and other faculty using a range of suitable strategies to foster student learning and encourage active learning in all students; maintaining proper class-related records; promptly assessing student’s coursework and appraising students of progress; meeting with students before or after class if they need to in order to attend to their course related questions. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to relate well to a diverse population of community college learners.

posted 12/01/2022 (30 days) 


Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor - 107490, University of West Florida

Pensacola, FL

Full-Time

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University of West Florida College of Education And Professional Studies (CEPS)Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor, Position #107490 Department of Administration and Law11000 University Parkway Pensacola, FL 32514-5750

POSITION: VISITING CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, (Position #107490), Legal Studies. Anine-month, non-tenure earning, faculty position with an opportunity to teach during the summer.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience.

TIMELINE: Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Preferred Application Receipt Date: February 20, 2023 Appointment: August 8, 2023.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must have a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from an ABA-accredited institution, be a member in good standing of a state bar and have experience as a practicing attorney.

Preferred Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from an ABA- accredited institution, be a member in good standing of a state bar and have experience as a practicing attorney. Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching and service. Expertise in civil procedure and legal ethics preferred. Additionally, besides appropriate credentials (J.D.) and bar membership, preferably the Florida Bar, the preferred qualification also includes mock trial experience and a willingness to coach the UWF Mock Trial Team.

Duties: The successful candidate will teach both face to face and online, undergraduate level courses, in Legal Studies. There may be a need to teach future graduate courses as well. The position requires a commitment to collegiality, innovation in teaching and learning, professional development, academic citizenship and cultural diversity. Summer teaching assignments may be available. The successful candidate will be expected to provide service to the department, college, university and community.

The Department of Administration and Law and the College of Education and Professional Studies emphasize community engagement, grantsmanship, mentoring, and the integration of high impact educational practices in teaching and learning. The University of West Florida is located on a 1,600 acre nature preserve in Pensacola on Florida’s Gulf Coast. The Pensacola metro area has a population of over 300,000 and is home to numerous local, state, and federal law enforcement, court, and correctional agencies. UWF is a Carnegie doctoral/research university. UWF enrolls over 12,000 students. The Department of Administration and Law (A&L) is a dynamic academic unit with undergraduate and graduate degree programs, minors, and certificates delivered online and face to face in Legal Studies, Public Administration, Construction Management and Sport Management. Our faculty is student- focused and is dedicated to quality teaching, research, and service to the university and the community

For more information about the Department of Administration and Law please visit: https://uwf.edu/ceps/departments/administration-and-law/.

For more information about the position, please contact: Dr. Gil Fried, Chair, Administration and Law, [email protected]

Employment Type: Faculty Full-time FTE: 1

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience Pay Basis: Annually

Work Location: Pensacola, FL Daily Hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM with some weekends The preferred deadline to apply is February 20, 2023.Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a cv, letter of interest and contact information for three references. *References will be contacted upon submission of this application. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. All applications for employment at the University are subject to the Florida public records law. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email [email protected]

The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources at 1-850-474-2694 (voice) or 1-850-857-6158 (TTY). A criminal background check is required for successful candidates. E-Verify is required for employment. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.

posted 11/28/2022 (30 days) 


Assistant Professor, Legal Studies, in the School of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Legal Studies (College of Education and Community Innovation), Grand Valley State University

Allendale, MI

Full-Time

Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu. Include a cover letter, CV/resume, a list of at least three references, an example of recent scholarly and/or professional written work, and graduate transcripts. The online system will allow you to attach electronic copies of these documents. Finalists will be expected to provide three letters of reference. Questions regarding the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, John P. Walsh, Ph.D., [email protected] or (616) 331-7131. If you need assistance or have questions about the online application process, call Human Resources at (616) 331-2215.

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) is currently accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the Legal Studies Program in the School of Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Legal Studies. The School of Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Legal Studies has a total of over 625 Criminal Justice and Legal Studies undergraduate majors, a graduate program, and an accredited police academy. The Legal Studies Program is approved by the American Bar Association and is known for community engagement and its success in preparing students for legal careers.

Required Qualifications:

•A Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA-accredited law school

•Professional experience in civil law or criminal law

•Ability to engage in scholarship

Preferred Qualifications:

•Experience teaching in the field of law

•Knowledge or practice experience related to the courses in the Legal Studies curriculum

•Practical experience working with paralegals

Responsibilities: Teach a variety of law-related courses at the undergraduate level and engage in scholarship and service as provided in the GVSU Faculty Handbook.

posted 10/14/2022 (90 days) 


Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (Legal Studies), Auburn University at Montgomery

Montgomery, Alabama

Full-Time

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The Department of Criminal Justice at Auburn University at Montgomery invites applications for a full-time, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice to teach in the legal studies program. A juris doctorate is the required degree for this position. Candidates must be currently be licensed to practice law, preferably in the state of Alabama. Law practice experience as well as prior work experience with paralegals are also required. Experience with American Bar Association paralegal program approval process is a requirement. Candidates should demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching, scholarly research, and service to community and/or profession. We are committed to build and sustain an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all students, staff, and faculty. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions. Prospective candidates will help further the institutional goals of promoting equity, diversity, and inclusivity.

The Department of Criminal Justice includes six full-time faculty. We offer a Criminal Justice major with an optional Legal Studies Concentration, a Master of Science in Criminal Justice, a Master of Science in Homeland Security and Emergency Management, and minors in Law Enforcement, Corrections, Juvenile Justice, Security Administration, and Legal Studies. Our Legal Studies Program is ABA-approved.

To Apply: Please complete an online application at https://www.jobs.aum.edu/postings/5686 and upload your resume, cover letter indicating qualifications, curriculum vitae, statement on teaching and research philosophies, transcripts (official transcripts will be required at time of hire), and contact information for at least three professional references (will be contacted for final candidates only).Contact Dr. Don Chon, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected] with any questions. Review of applications will begin as received with priority given to applications received by January 15, 2023. Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

posted 10/07/2022 (90 days) 


Department Chairperson, Law Center

Miami Dade College, Miami, FL

Full-Time

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Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus is now accepting applications for the Department Chairperson, Law Center position. The Department Chairperson provides academic leadership, serves as an integral member of the College and Campus administrative teams, and works closely with Associate Deans, School Directors, Academic Deans and Campus Presidents.

posted 09/07/2022 (90 days)