Posting Summary: The University of Virginia School of Law is seeking candidates for a small number of assistant or associate (entry-level) faculty positions beginning in August 2017. J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or foreign equivalent degree required. Rank and compensation subject to individual qualifications and experience. Distinguished academic and professional background and superior scholarly promise expected. Curriculum needs varied.
To apply, go to http://jobs.virginia.edu, search for Posting Number 0619525 and complete a candidate profile on-line. Please also attach a cover letter, resume and job talk paper. The positions will remain open to applications until filled; however, for immediate consideration, please submit materials by December 31, 2016.
Candidates are also encouraged to register with the AALS Faculty Appointments Register (FAR).
Lateral candidates who have held a tenured or tenure-track position at an ABA-accredited law school or an equivalent position at a foreign law school or university should apply to the Full/Visiting Professor of Law position (Posting Number 0619521).
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.