THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE COLLEGE OF LAW invites applications for the position of Access to Justice and Pro Bono Program Fellow. The position is fifty percent time term position (approximately 20 hours per week).
This position will be responsible for providing staff direction and coordination, in cooperation with the faculty advisors and the Institute for Professional Leadership, for the College's student pro bono and other public interest programs. Specific responsibilities will include recruitment and supervision of student volunteers, recruitment and orientation of attorney volunteers, and coordination with attorneys, organized bar associations, and legal services programs. The Coordinator may be asked to provide additional assistance to other offices as needed.
In furtherance of the University's and College's commitment to diversity, minority group members and women are encouraged to apply.
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.