The University of Nebraska College of Law is seeking a diverse pool of candidates to apply for a non-tenure track faculty appointment at the rank of lecturer for the 2023-24 academic year. Successful candidates will co-teach a section of Negotiations in either the fall semester, the spring semester, or both, depending on the candidate's availability.
Specific Teaching Duties:
Co-teach a weekly substantive class on various topics related to negotiation.
Review and provide critique on weekly assignments, both oral and written.
Work with a co-teacher to plan and teach the course, lead small groups of students through active exercises, evaluate the students' work throughout the semester, and provide a final grade for each student.
Other duties as needed to successfully teach the course.
Approximate Allocation of Responsibilities:
Preparing for and providing class instruction throughout the course – 75%.
Reviewing and evaluating student work, providing feedback, and deciding on a final grade for each student – 25%.
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Minimum Required Qualifications:
J.D. from an ABA accredited law school or its foreign equivalent.
Minimum of three (3) years of post J.D. experience that includes substantial experience utilizing negotiation skills.
Extensive experience as an attorney engaging in negotiations in either the litigation or transactional legal context.
Substantive background and/or training with various techniques, substantive doctrine, and theoretical approaches related to negotiation.
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