Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - IP, Law & Technology, and Information Security
Requisition Number: FTFR000811
Division/College: School of Law
Location: Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time: Full Time
Northeastern University School of Law is seeking candidates for full-time, tenured Media, Entertainment and First amendment law
or tenure-track faculty positions in the field of Intellectual Property, Law and Technology and Information Security/Privacy. The School of Law is especially seeking applications from individuals interested in teaching and conducting research in one or more of the following areas:
Artificial Intelligence, Robotics/Drones, and the Internet of Things
Global Policy and Trade in IP (including technology, health, environmental, human rights and innovation studies)
Gaming & Visualization Technology
Regulatory and Administrative Law and Technology (including FDA, safety, privacy, security)
Organizational and Platform Studies (including network systems, government organization, internet architecture and development)
Sustainability, Agriculture and Environmental Innovation and Technology
Community Development and Alternative Financing for Innovation and Technology
Applicants must hold a JD or comparable degree from an accredited institution and have
demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching and scholarly achievement. In making faculty appointments, the School of Law seeks to enhance its innovative curriculum, which combines experiential learning with rigorous analytical training and interdisciplinarity. The School of Law is especially interested in faculty candidates with a history of institution-building who could contribute to its growing center on Intellectual Property Law, Technology and Innovation. Experience with external funding also a plus. Interdisciplinary appointment opportunities may be available.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a dynamic and highly selective research university whose standing among peer universities has increased rapidly in recent years. A distinguishing feature of Northeasterns academic mission is its emphasis on practice in both education and research, and the University has been widely recognized as a world leader in the integration of work and learning through its cooperative educational program and other practical learning opportunities for students. The School of Law has long been a national leader in experiential legal education, with a deep commitment to law in service of the public interest and to engaged scholarship and interdisciplinary collaboration.
Northeastern University has a strong tradition of diversity and accessibility. The search
committee is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. We encourage applications from racial and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender persons. We encourage candidates to self-identify in their initial application.
Compensation will be commensurate with education, training, and experience and includes an outstanding benefits package.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern
Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.