Case Western Reserve University — Lecturer, School of Law

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW invites applications for a non-tenure track renewable Lecturer position in our Global Legal Studies Department, beginning July 2022. 

Successful candidates should have at least three (3) years of teaching experience with international graduate legal students, including Legal Research and Writing for LLM students, and/or Scholarly Writing for international doctoral students. Candidates must have a JD from an accredited law school. 

The Lecturer will teach 3-4 courses in global legal studies, which may vary each year, determined by the School’s needs as identified in the prior year. Flexibility is required. Other duties within the LLM program include: teaching and advising students during orientation and our summer program; assisting in recruiting, admissions, and social event planning; developing and administering workshops and other academic support programs; and recommendation letters and alumni support to students and graduates. In addition, like other faculty members, the Instructor will also be asked to supervise doctoral students and provide service on Law School and university committees. 

Applicants are asked to submit a statement explaining how their research, teaching, and/or service have contributed to diversity, equity and inclusion within their scholarly field(s). 

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of teaching experience, diversity statement, and the contact information for three professional references to facultylawjobs@case.edu in one PDF file. Further information about the law school is available at http://law.case.edu. 

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