GONZAGAUNIVERSITYSCHOOL OF LAW seeks applicants for a full-time assistant professor in its Elder Law Clinic starting Summer 2018, with flexibility to serve in other areas as needed by the clinical program. The teaching responsibilities of this 12-month-position include the supervision of students in all aspects of client representation, case selection, and client communication along with some administrative duties related to managing cases and record keeping associated with grants. This multi-year, long-term contract track position, with faculty status, voting rights, and scholarship and/or professional engagement expectations, could transition to a tenure-track position. Dependent on an applicant's qualifications and interest, there may be the opportunity for doctrinal teaching and scholarship support. Clinical faculty are encouraged to participate in developing teaching materials and working with their clinical colleagues in a collaborative setting.
JOBPURPOSE: Law faculty provide instruction to law students, service to the law school and University, and engage with other professionals and the public to contribute to the intellectual exchange of ideas, to improve the law, and to educate the profession about the law. Clinical Faculty members supervise and teach students and direct the function of particular clinics within Gonzaga Law School's Clinical Law Program.
●Juris Doctor degree earned from an ABA-accredited law school ●Excellent academic records ●Superior recommendations ●Eligibility to supervise law students. Complete information about eligibility is available at: http://www.courts.wa.gov/court_rules/?fa=court_rules.display&group=ga&set=APR&ruleid=gaapr09 ●Minimum of three years practice experience ●At least one year experience representing clients in litigation settings
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked univ...ersity and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.