Paul L. Caron

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Minnesota Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Minnesota LogoPosition Description: Visiting Assistant Professor of Clinical Law:

University of Minnesota Law Clinics, the clinical program of the University of Minnesota Law School, welcomes applicants for a visiting assistant professor position in its Ronald M. Mankoff Tax Clinic. The Tax Clinic is an in-house clinic partially subsidized with a grant from the IRS. The position is a 12-month, full-time position, and the entire position is contingent on funding through the IRS LITC program. The Tax Clinic enrolls twelve students and is a 7-credit course that runs Fall through Spring.

The title for the position is Visiting Assistant Professor of Clinical Law.

Experience in a clinical environment—either as a law student or as teacher— and working with low income individuals is required.

Responsibilities of the Ronald M. Mankoff Tax Clinic Visiting Assistant Professor: ...

The candidate will have the following qualifications: ...

Minimum qualifications:  A qualified tax expert (QTE), and at least three years’ experience practicing law, or three years’ experience either as a student attorney or attorney (combined) in an LITC environment.

Compensation:  The position is full-time with a salary commensurate with experience. The position offers medical and dental coverage options and options for retirement savings.

Term:  The anticipated term is June 1, 2017, through June 10, 2018. This is a 100% time, 12 month academic administrative (P&A) appointment, renewable annually for up to four years in total, depending on performance and funding. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with qualifications.

How to apply:  To apply, go to and reference job number 314260. Only complete applications submitted through the online employment system will be accepted. A complete application will consist of a resume, cover letter including a summary of tax law practice, proof of licensure, and three professional references. The priority deadline for applications is January 16, 2017, and position is open until filled.

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