The University of Dayton School of Law invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2020. Applicants must have a J.D. or the equivalent international law degree. We welcome applications from candidates across all areas of law.
The University of Dayton is a top tier, Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement and local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Minimum Qualifications:* Applicants must have a J.D. or the equivalent international law degree.
Preferred Qualifications:* Areas of particular interest include secured transactions, business organizations, constitutional law, family law, wills and trusts, tax, conflicts of law, contracts, and property.
Other preferred qualifications include:
-an outstanding academic record
-a record of scholarship and publication
-prior successful experience in law teaching or the demonstrated potential to be an outstanding teacher
-a perceived potential to successfully mentor students from underrepresented groups
-demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds
-prior experience in law practice
-excellent communication skills
-effective interpersonal skills with various constituencies
-an expressed willingness and enthusiasm to teach in and develop UDSL's hybrid online J.D. program and engage with Catholic and Marianist educational values
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 497387
About University of Dayton
The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and to linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service. As Marianists, we are a worldwide family of Catholic brothers, priests, sisters and committed lay people. Our spirit of hospitality and inclusiveness permeates campus. What distinguishes us is our constant seeking of truth and knowledge in our overall mission to improve the world.We ask big questions and take action in all realms of knowledge — the arts, sciences, religion, business, education, engineering and law.We lead and we serve because we believe that the more people we help to develop compassionate hearts and critical minds, the better our world will be.