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Assistant Professor Paralegal Studies Program
Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

Full-Time

The Paralegal Studies Program at Eastern Michigan University, in the School of Technology Studies & Professional Services Management, invites applications to apply for an Assistant Professor Tenure Track faculty position. This Program is approved by the American Bar Association. This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between EMU and the EMU Chapter of the American Association of University Professors, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment. Application materials must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae including a list of publications (if any), a statement of your teaching philosophy (up to two pages), as well as the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three references familiar with your qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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posted 12/03/2019 (90 days)

Business Law - Paralegal Instructor
Metropolitan Community College, Omaha, NE

Full-Time

Teach a combination of Business Law and Paralegal programs to diverse adult learners. Provide leadership in curriculum review and development, outcomes assessment, departmental & college activities and mentoring adjunct faculty. QUALIFICATIONS:Juris Doctorate degree plus two years full-time related occupational experience required. Licensed attorney with practice experience and experience working with paralegals preferred. Higher education/community college teaching experience is preferred. Will involve travel to other campuses for day, evening and/or weekend classes. A teaching demonstration is required as part of the interview process. 177 day, 9-month contract. Hiring process includes a background check. Position is contingent upon MCC Board of Governors approval. NOTE: College degrees obtained outside the U.S. accepted only when interpreted by transcript service members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services. A completed application is required. Required attachments: resume, teaching philosophy, and copies of academic transcripts. Preferred attachment: cover letter.

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posted 11/14/2019 (90 days)

Paralegal Studies Faculty
Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Full-Time

The Department of Social Science invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Paralegal Studies for the 2020-2021 academic year.Specific Responsibilities• This position will require program planning and development, course and program assessment, and curricular and course review.• Demonstrate a sense of connection and responsibility for helping the College to achieve success through a commitment to its mission, vision, and values.• Actively participate in the academic life of the College; including participation in graduation, recruitment events, general assemblies, student life activities and other cross functional teams. Create learning opportunities for students inside and outside of the classroom including opportunities to teach dual-enrollment high school students.• Communicate effectively, share vision, focus on people, initiate positive change, value differences and foster collaboration. Work with and inspire others to achieve college, department, and individual success. Proactively identify/address problems.• Establish an inclusive environment in the classroom. Demonstrate an understanding of, and sensitivity to, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of the College’s faculty, staff and students.• Participation in continual assessment and course updates to ensure excellence in meeting program and student learning outcomes.• Strive for excellence in teaching, applying best practices in field of discipline, and modeling behaviors that encourage student success and retention. Utilize innovative teaching strategies and technologies for online learning and other technology tools to meet the learning needs of a diverse student population. Maintain office hours to meet with students outside of the classroom and respond to questions or concerns.• Commitment to professional learning and growth, student mentoring, and service to the profession. Remain current in the use of technology, developments within the field of discipline, and developments related to teaching and student success.

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posted 9/25/2019 (90 days)

Assistant Professor - Legal Studies Program 
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Texas State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level to teach required and elective graduate courses in its ABA-approved Legal Studies Program, which consists of both a Master of Arts in Legal Studies program and a post-baccalaureate Paralegal Studies certificate program. The position begins fall 2020, and the application review process will begin November 15, 2019 and remain open until filled. Please see the link for application procedures, as well as the required and preferred qualifications. Texas State University is an equal-opportunity employer.

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posted 9/20/2019 (90 days)