Legal Studies Part-time Instructor Pool 2024-25

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If you are a current University of Tampa student, please search for and apply to student jobs here via Workday. Job applications for current students will not be considered if submitted through the external career center. Position Details The Department of History, Sociology, Geography and Legal Studies in the College of Social Sciences, Math and Education at The University of Tampa invites… applications for part-time instructors to teach undergraduate courses in Legal Studies. The University’s Legal Studies program is a vibrant and growing program offering a minor in Law, Justice, and Advocacy. The program has over 200 undergraduates enrolled as minors, and it attracts many non-minor students to its classes as well. We are looking for instructors eager to work with an undergraduate student population that includes both those students who are contemplating attending law school and those who are simply exploring the legal field out of academic interest. Responsibilities will include: 1. Creating a syllabus and other course related materials. 2. Teaching in-person course(s) according to departmental guidelines. 3. Providing time outside of class to meet with students. 4. Completing course grading and submitting final grades in the on-line system. The successful candidate will have: 1. Required: Juris Doctor (JD) 2. Preferred: Teaching experience, especially college-level teaching experience We are especially interested in candidates who can teach courses during normal working hours (9 am to 5 pm during the week). If you can do so, please state this in your cover letter. Required Attachments Please be sure to attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box at the bottom of the “My Experience” page of the application before continuing through the application. Cover Letter Curriculum Vitae Additional Information Applications for part-time positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the department when openings become available. For a list of Legal Studies courses taught at the University, please see the Law, Justice and Advocacy program’s page in the University catalog (https://ut.smartcatalogiq.com/en/current/catalog/course-descriptions/lja-law-justice-and-advocacy/). Future teaching assignments are on a term-by-term basis which may include fall, spring and summer. The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate based on age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations. Submission Guidelines To receive full consideration for a faculty appointment with The University of Tampa, please be sure to submit/upload documents as required for this position at time of application submission. Required documents should be submitted in the attachment box at the bottom of the “My Experience” page of the application before continuing through the application. External Field Background Check Requirements Finalists may be required to submit to a criminal background check. Valuing the community’s international heritage, The University of Tampa attracts students, faculty, and staff from around the world with diverse backgrounds to facilitate intercultural awareness and understanding. The University is committed to the development of each student to become a productive and responsible citizen. Attachments Required attachments are listed on each posting. Please be sure to attach all required documents in the attachment box at the bottom of the “My Experience” page of the application before continuing through the application. Once your application has been submitted, no changes may be made. Questions Regarding Application Submission If you have questions about submitting your application, please contact [email protected] full descriptionCollapse

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