Clinical Faculty



Job description

Boise, ID

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: Commensurate with Experience

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
A full-time (academic year appointment), clinical faculty position. The position is at the College of Laws Boise campus. It could be an Assistant Clinical Professor rank, an Associate Clinical Professor Rank, or Full Clinical Professor rank, depending on the successful candidates qualifications.

The faculty member in this position will be an integral part of the legal writing faculty team. This faculty member will be responsible for teaching up to two sections of the Colleges first-year legal writing and analysis (LWA) course and will work collaboratively with the other LWA faculty members to develop the course curriculum and major writing assignments. The successful candidate may also (1) teach an additional course depending on areas of interest and the Colleges curricular needs, or (2) help coordinate the Colleges upper-level Advanced Advocacy course.

Minimum Qualifications:
(1) a J.D. from an accredited law school or the equivalent;
(2) at least three years of post-J.D. practice, clerkship, and/or teaching experience;
(3) a distinguished academic record;
(4) demonstrated excellent legal research and writing abilities.

Preferred Qualifications:
(1) successful completion of the bar exam in at least one U.S. state;
(2) a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: F000958P

Open Until Filled: Yes

This posting is open until filled, with a first consideration date of January 9, 2022.

How to apply

Required documents for application are (1) Resume/CV; (2) Letter of Qualification addressing whether you satisfy each of the required and preferred qualifications for the position; (3) List of three references; (4) Statement (two pages maximum) of your demonstrated commitment to fostering an inclusive community in legal education and/or the legal profession. (upload to Other Document 1 field); (5) 8-12 page writing sample demonstrating legal analysis. (upload to Other Document 2 field).

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Since 1889, the University of Idaho has been a place that expects more from itself, more from its students, more from knowledge and more from life. We offer a distinctive combination of outstanding majors and graduate programs, accomplished faculty, world-class facilities, renowned research and a residential campus in a spectacular natural setting. It's no wonder we're ranked among the top national universities in the country (U.S. News & World Report). We're also one of the best values in higher education (The Princeton Review).