GONZAGA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, in Spokane, WA, seeks to hire a lateral tenure-track or tenured faculty member in the areas of Clinical Legal Education and Civil and Human Rights as Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, depending on qualifications, to begin Fall 2020.
Create, design, and implement a new clinic in the area of Civil and Human Rights; plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction for law students; supervise and teach students in the law school clinic; teach at least one doctrinal class in the area of Civil and Human Rights outside of the clinic; engage with student advisees to plan their law school curriculum; and engage in professional development and scholarship, administrative duties, and public service as required.
Juris Doctor or equivalent degree from an ABA-accredited law school or its equivalent by the date of hire; licensed or immediately license-eligible to practice law in the State of Washington; demonstrated record of academic excellence and achievement, publication in leading law reviews and law journals, in addition to other scholarly publications; excellent law school teaching, including clinical teaching; established reputation in the clinical field, as evidenced by membership in academic and bar organizations, participation in prominent conferences and symposia, and/or frequent citation of scholarship by academics and/or courts; a demonstrated record in collaborative leadership with multiple stakeholders; a willingness to play a critical role in developing and maintaining an innovative, robust program of experiential education; and superior professional recommendations.
To be considered as Assistant Professor requires at least four years of full-time clinical teaching experience in an ABA-accredited law school; for Associate Professor, at least five years of full-time clinical teaching experience in an ABA-accredited law school; for Full Professor, at least seven years of full-time clinical teaching experience in an ABA-accredited law school. For more information and to apply, please go to https://gonzaga.peopleadmin.com/postings/14027.