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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Florida Seeks To Fill 1-2 Endowed Tax Chairs

Florida Logo (2017)The University of Florida Levin College of Law  seeks applications from nationally recognized scholars in taxation to fill one or two endowed chairs in taxation. We are particularly interested in candidates whose scholarship focuses on tax procedure (civil, criminal or both), employee benefits and executive compensation, state and local taxation, or tax-exempt institutions.

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October 4, 2018 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (1)

Friday, September 14, 2018

Gonzaga Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Gonzaga LogoGonzaga University School of Law seeks applicants for a three-quarter-time Lecturer in its Federal Tax Clinic, with flexibility to serve in other areas as needed by the clinical program. This position is dependent on a Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) grant awarded from the IRS. Gonzaga Law School has been receiving the LITC grant for over 15 years.

The teaching responsibilities of this 12-month-position include the supervision of students in all aspects of client representation, case selection, and client communication along with some administrative duties related to managing cases and record keeping associated with grants. This grant dependent position is a year-to-year, non-tenure track position.

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Villanova Seeks To Hire Director Of Its Graduate Tax Program

Villanova Grad Tax Program LogoVillanova is seeking to fill a faculty position and is in the process of a national search for a new Director of the Graduate Tax Program. The Graduate Tax Program is jointly run by the Law School and School of Business, and offers a Masters of Laws for lawyers and Masters in Tax for accountants.

The program is innovative and includes an extensive suite of online classes and classes on the ground. Villanova is looking for an experienced practitioner with teaching experience and management skills.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Temple Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

TempleFrom Alice Abreu (Temple):

Our Sheller Center for Social Justice has an opening for a clinician who will establish and run a clinic.  There is no subject matter limitation for the clinics that form a part of the Center and the search is simply for someone interested in establishing and running a clinic (either live client or systemic advocacy) at the Center; the precise nature of the clinic will depend on the interests and expertise of the individual selected. The selection Committee is interested in considering individuals who might want to establish an Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, so we'd like to circulate the ad for the position as widely as possible within the tax community.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

St. Thomas Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

St. Thomas (Florida) LogoSt. Thomas University School of Law seeks to fill entry-level tenure-track or, lateral tenure-track,-position(s) beginning in Fall 2019 in the areas of: Contracts, Business Associations, Tax Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Health Law, Tax Clinic, Academic Support and Bar Prep. Other doctrinal areas may be considered depending on the institutional needs. All applicants must have a strong academic record and be committed to outstanding teaching, scholarship and service. Prior teaching experience preferred.

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Brooklyn Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Brooklyn Logo (2016)Brooklyn Law School seeks to hire two full-time, tenure-track or tenured faculty members:

We are interested in outstanding candidates in all fields, including civil procedure, constitutional law, labor law, tax law, business law and regulation, antitrust, and torts. Applicants should have a strong academic record and demonstrated commitment to scholarly activity and publication. We are interested in both entry-level and lateral candidates, and we are especially interested in candidates who will enhance the diversity of our faculty. Entry-level and lateral candidates should apply via the Faculty Appointments Register or by email to Professor Minor Myers, Chair, Faculty Appointments Subcommittee.

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Harvard Seeks To Hire An Estate Planning Clinician

Harvard Law School (2016)Clinical Instructor, Estate Planning Project of the Veterans Legal Clinic:

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Position:  The Legal Services Center (LSC) of Harvard Law School has an immediate opening for a Clinical Instructor. The position, which is available either as a full-time position or a part-time position, is within the Estate Planning Project of the Veterans Legal Clinic. The Estate Planning Project—through which Harvard Law students also receive hands-on training in lawyering skills—provides free legal representation to low-income disabled veterans on matters such as wills, powers of attorneys, healthcare proxies, living wills, trusts, special needs trusts, guardianships, conservatorships, and probate of estates.  The goal of the Project’s representation is to help each veteran attain the maximum degree of control over financial, health, and family decision making.  Many of the Project’s clients have multiple service-connected disabilities and/or face chronic or terminal illnesses.

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August 22, 2018 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

LSU Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

LSU Logo (2018)LSU Law School seeks to hire a tenure-track or tenured faculty member in business and commercial law, with particular attention in corporate, partnership, and other areas of tax law:

We may consider applications from persons who specialize in other areas as additional needs arise. Applicants should have superior academic credentials and publications or promise of productivity in legal scholarship, as well as a commitment to outstanding teaching. The Paul M. Hebert Law Center of LSU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty. We particularly welcome and encourage applications from female and minority candidates.

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Sunday, July 15, 2018

Willamette Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

WillametteWillamette University College of Law seeks applicants for up to two full-time, tenure-track faculty positions beginning in fall 2019:

While the focus of our search is for entry-level candidates, we also welcome applications from early-career lateral candidates. Our curricular interests include Business Associations, Commercial Law, and Health Law, as well as Trust & Estates, Property, Family Law, Tax, Torts, and Criminal Law. Applicants must possess strong academic credentials and a proven ability to produce thoughtful scholarship, as well as the skills necessary to communicate their expertise to colleagues and their students. The Faculty Appointments Committee will begin reviewing applications in the late summer and will continue to do so until the positions are filled. ...

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Queen's University Faculty Of Law Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Queen'sThe Faculty of Law at Queen’s University invites applications for at least two tenure-stream appointments, to begin July 1, 2019:

While the primary focus of this search is for an entry-level tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, a tenured appointment at the rank of Associate Professor may be considered for a truly outstanding candidate. The Faculty welcomes applicants in all areas of legal study. Without limiting the call for applications, the Faculty signals a special interest in receiving applications in the areas of aboriginal and indigenous law, intellectual property law (particularly patent law), private law, labour and employment law, tax law, legal ethics and professionalism, international economic law, land use planning and land transactions, and public and constitutional law.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

Concordia Seeks To Hire A Tax VAP

Concordia Logo (2018)Concordia University School of Law is seeking candidates for full-time Visiting Assistant Professor positions either for the Fall 2018 semester or the 2018-2019 academic year.

The School of Law anticipates that the visitor(s) will teach up to two courses each semester and may teach in one or more of the following areas: taxation, wills, trusts and estates, criminal law, criminal procedure, evidence or in the clinical programs.  Visiting faculty provide instruction to law students, and may, based upon their interests and experience, provide service to the law school and University and engage with other professionals and the public to contribute to the intellectual exchange of ideas, to improve the law, and to educate the profession about the law.

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Cumberland Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

CumberlandSamford University Cumberland School of Law  invites applications for experienced or entry level tenure track faculty positions to begin in the 2018-2019 academic year:

We have a particular need for candidates interested in teaching in the area of tax. All applicants must have a strong academic record and be committed to outstanding teaching and scholarship. We particularly welcome applications from persons of diverse background. Salary and rank are negotiable based on qualifications. All applications should include a letter of application, resume, references and teaching evaluations (if available) to:

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

Golden Gate Seeks To Hire A Faculty Director Of Its Tax & Estate Planning LL.M. Programs

Golden Gate Logo (2018)Golden Gate University School of Law is seeking to hire a Director of its LL.M. in Taxation and LL.M. in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law programs:

This position is a full time, tenure or tenure-track position. Our LLM in Taxation has provided 40 years of instruction and has 1,600 plus alumni and is consistently ranked as the best LLM in Taxation in California. We are also proud of our newest LLM in Estate Planning which started in 2015 and is the first LLM in Estate Planning west of the Mississippi River. We welcome the opportunity to work with a director to help shape these programs to best meet the needs of lawyers seeking to enhance their learning and training in these specialty areas. 

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

California Western Law School Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Cal Western (2017)California Western School of Law (CWSL) is seeking applications from entry-level and junior-lateral candidates for a tenure-track position to begin on or about August 1, 2018. We are looking for candidates with strong academic backgrounds, a commitment to excellence in teaching, and demonstrated potential to be productive scholars. The Appointments Committee is particularly interested in candidates with a strong desire to teach civil procedure, family law, immigration law, tax, or trusts/estates. CWSL welcomes applications from individuals who would contribute to the vibrancy and diversity of our faculty.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Missouri Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

Missouri Logo (2017)The University of Missouri School of Law in Columbia, Missouri seeks to hire a visiting professor to teach Corporate Tax and Tax Planning in Spring 2018.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

UC-Berkeley Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

UC Berkeley (2016)The University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for full-time, tenured and tenure-track faculty positions with an expected start date of July 1, 2018. We welcome applications from candidates across all areas of law, although subject areas of particular interest include business law; civil procedure; comparative and international law; contracts; criminal law and criminal procedure; evidence; property; tax; and torts.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Stetson Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Stetson LogoStetson University College of Law invites applications for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty position for a dedicated teacher/scholar specializing in tax law. While we are particularly interested in receiving applications from experienced lateral candidates, we will consider hiring at all levels, with or without tenure.

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Pittsburgh Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Pitt Logo (2015)The University of Pittsburgh School of Law invites applications for a tenure-stream position, beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year, to teach courses in the tax area.  The successful candidate will become an integral part of Pitt Law’s tax program, which includes a Tax Law Concentration, a Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, and the peer-reviewed Pittsburgh Tax Review. We anticipate hiring for this position at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor, depending on the candidate’s qualifications. We strongly encourage applications from lateral candidates at all levels.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Villanova Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Villanova Logo (2015)Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Law and Director of the Federal Tax Clinic:

Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law seeks an outstanding lawyer-educator to direct and teach its nationally regarded Federal Tax Clinic. The Clinic represents low-income taxpayers in controversies with the IRS. The Director oversees students working in teams on examinations, administrative appeals, collection matters, and cases before the United States Tax Court, Federal District Courts and Appeals, as well as on comments projects relating to guidance issued by the IRS or Treasury.

The Director will be either a full-time continuing non-tenure track (governed by ABA Standard 405(c)), tenure-track, or tenured member of the faculty, depending on the qualifications and aspirations of the successful candidate.

Preferred Qualifications:

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Quinnipiac Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Quinnipiac LogoFull-Time Tenure Track Faculty Job Posting:

Quinnipiac University School of Law invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty positions for the fall of 2018. The principal curricular focus for one position will be tax law. Applicants for this position should expect to teach at least one section of Federal Income Taxation plus other courses in taxation and/or related fields of interest, including real estate, trusts & estates, business entities, and non-profit organizations. The principal curricular focus for the second position will be property law, broadly construed to include the traditional first-year Property course, plus real estate transactions and financing, land use, and planning and zoning. ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

George Washington Seeks To Hire A Junior Tax Prof

George Washington Law Logo (2016)George Washington seeks to hire a Tax Prof with 0-2 years of experience.  For more information or to apply, email Faculty Appointments Committee Chair Catherine Ross or Faculty Appointments Committee Member (and Tax Prof) Karen Brown.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Tulane Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Tulane (2015)Tulane University School of Law invites applications for several faculty positions beginning in the 2018-19 academic year:

Both lateral and entry-level candidates are welcome to apply. Although all subject areas will be considered, we are especially interested in candidates interested in teaching tax courses. Applicants must possess a J.D. or equivalent degree and have strong academic credentials. We are especially committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and others whose background, experience, and viewpoints contribute to the diversity of our institution are encouraged.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Creighton Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

Creighton (2017)Creighton University School of Law seeks applications from qualified persons for a visiting professor position in the areas of Trusts & Estates and, ideally, Tax for the 2017-2018 academic year. A J.D. degree is required and teaching experience is strongly preferred. Applications should be directed to Associate Dean David P. Weber. We will begin reviewing applications immediately. Please share this information with any qualified individuals whom you think may be interested.

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

David Hasen Leaves Colorado For Florida

HasenDavid Hasen, Professor of Law at Colorado, has accepted a tenured lateral offer from Florida, beginning in Fall 2017.  Here are David's recent publications:

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Harvard Seeks To Hire A Clinical Tax Prof

Harvard Law School (2016)Job Announcement:  Clinical Fellow, Harvard Law Sc hool Federal Tax Clinic:

Duties & Responsibilities:  The Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School (LSC) seeks to hire a Clinical Fellow in the Federal Tax Clinic [launched in Fall 2015]. The Clinic — through which Harvard Law students receive hands-on lawyering opportunities — provides direct legal representation in tax controversies to low-income taxpayers.

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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Oxford Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

OxfordUniversity of Oxford, Associate Professorship of Taxation Law:

The University proposes to appoint an Associate Professor of Taxation Law. The MSc Taxation is a Law Faculty degree that is organised and taught jointly with the Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation, based in the Saïd Business School (the Tax Centre). The appointed person will teach tax law at graduate level, especially on the part-time MSc in Taxation, and also at undergraduate level, they will engage in research at the highest level and supervise graduate students in the field of Taxation Law and in such other areas of research as may be appropriate. The postholder will have excellent opportunities to engage with the interdisciplinary tax research and policy work at the Tax Centre. The person appointed will be offered a non-tutorial fellowship at Harris Manchester College.

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Oregon Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

Oregon (2017)The University of Oregon School of Law is seeking to hire a tax visitor for one or two semesters for the 2017-18 academic year.  Courses that are likely to be needed are Federal Income Taxation, Business Entity Taxation, and Tax Policy.  Oregon is open to considering applicants at all ranks, including VAPs, tenure-track faculty, and tenured faculty.

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Monday, January 23, 2017

Tulane Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

Tulane (2015)Tulane Law School invites applications for a one-semester tax visiting position in Fall 2017:

Our specific needs for the Fall 2017 semester include basic income tax and corporate tax. Applicants must possess a J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school, strong academic credentials, and at least three years of relevant law-related experience; prior teaching experience is strongly preferred. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, CV, and the names and contact information of three references through Interfolio. For additional information, please contact Onnig Dombalagian.

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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.

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December 22, 2016 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

University Of Victoria Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

UVicThe University of Victoria Faculty of Law invites applications for two positions:

Appointment(s) will be at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, and the expected start date would normally be July 1, 2017.

Taxation law and policy is the subject area priority for one position. For the second position, we are interested in hearing from all exceptional candidates regardless of subject matter expertise. Although there are no subject limits for the second position, applications from candidates with the capacities to teach and research in the areas of Immigration and Refugee Law, Family Law, Civil Procedure and Dispute Resolution are especially welcome. ...

 

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Florida Seeks To Hire Professor Of Tax Practice

Florida Logo (GIF)The University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law seeks to hire a full-time, non-tenure track Professor of Practice in Taxation to begin no later than the fall 2017 semester:

The Professor of Practice will be expected primarily to teach graduate level tax classes to LL.M. and S.J.D. students as part of the College's highly regarded Graduate Tax Program. Applicants for this position should hold a J.D. or LL.B. degree from an accredited law school and have significant legal experience in the field of taxation, with a national or international record of distinction in non-academic achievement, and have demonstrated applied and practical professional experience in taxation. This position will require ongoing professional engagement in taxation, including maintaining professional credentials, and contributions to teaching, research, and service. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Texas A&M Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinic Director

Texas A&M Law SchoolTexas A&M University School of Law seeks to hire a director of its tax clinic:

The Director of the Texas A&M University Low Income Tax Clinic is responsible for all aspects of the Tax Clinic, including client representation, law student supervision, classroom instruction, community outreach and education, and IRS compliance. The Tax Clinic will be part of the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic program of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Florida Seeks To Hire Three Tax Profs

Florida Logo (GIF)I previously blogged the news that Florida is seeking to hire three Tax Profs (including an Eminent Scholar in Taxation Chair and a Professor of Practice).  Here is the official ad:

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Friday, September 9, 2016

Case Western Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

Case Logo (2014)Case Western Reserve University School of Law invites applications from entry-level or lateral candidates for a visiting assistant professor of law position beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year:

Areas of focus include business law and tax, including Business Associations, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business Planning and Corporate Tax. This is a one-year visiting position with the possibility of a one-year renewal at the end of the contract term based on Law School needs.

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Friday, September 2, 2016

Drake Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Drake LogoDrake University Law School invites applications from entry level and lateral candidates for a tenure-track or tenured position beginning in the 2017-18 academic year:

We are especially interested in candidates with demonstrated interest or experience in Wills and Trusts or Taxation. Qualifications include: a record of academic excellence, substantial academic or practice experience, and a passion for teaching. Appointment rank will be determined commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Marty McMahon Named Director Of Florida Graduate Tax Program; Florida To Hire Three New Tax Faculty

McMahonUniversity of Florida Levin College of Law Names Martin J. McMahon as Director of the Graduate Tax Program:

The University of Florida Levin College of Law has announced that Martin J. McMahon, the James J. Freeland Eminent Scholar in Taxation has been appointed to succeed Michael K. Friel as Director of the Graduate Tax Program. Professor Friel stepped down as Director of the Director of the Graduate Tax Program when he retired at the end of the 2016-2017 academic year after serving as the Director for more than 25 years. Emeritus Professor Friel will continue to teach in the Graduate Tax Program as an adjunct professor, as have Lawrence Lokken, Emeritus Hugh Culverhouse Eminent Scholar in Taxation and Emeritus Professors David Hudson and Patricia Dilley. Professor McMahon has been a member of the faculty of the UF Graduate Tax Program since 1997.

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

South Dakota Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinic Director

South Dakota Law School LogoThe University of South Dakota School of Law invites applications for the position of Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) Director:

The position is non-tenure track and paid out of a federal grant beginning no later than January 2017. Continued employment is contingent on availability of grant funding.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Utah Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

Utah Logo (2016)The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law invites applications for faculty positions at the rank of associate professor (tenure track), professor (with tenure), or career line (long-term clinical or other non-tenure track, rank consistent with experience) beginning academic year 2017-2018:

Qualifications include a record of excellence in academics or practice, successful teaching experience or potential as a teacher, and strong scholarly distinction or promise for tenure track or tenured positions. The College is particularly interested in candidates in the area of tax law. Interested persons should submit an application to the University of Utah Human Resources website.

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Richmond Seeks To Hire An Entry-Level Tax Prof

Richmond LogoThe University of Richmond School of Law seeks to fill two entry-level tenure-track positions for the 2017-2018 academic year, including one in tax law:

Candidates should have outstanding academic credentials and show superb promise for top-notch scholarship and teaching. The University of Richmond, an equal opportunity employer, is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body and to supporting an inclusive campus community. Applications from candidates who will contribute to these goals are strongly encouraged.

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Saturday, July 30, 2016

Tennessee Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Tennessee LogoThe University of Tennessee College of Law invites applications from both entry-level and lateral candidates for two full-time, tenure-track faculty positions to commence in the 2017 Fall Semester:

Candidates should have a particular interest in either business law teaching, including business associations and contracts, or transactional clinical teaching in business, taxation, intellectual property, community economic development, or health care that offers students transferable legal skills.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Houston College Of Law Seeks To Hire Staff Attorney In Its Low Income Taxpayer Clinic

Houston College 2Houston College of Law seeks to hire a Staff Attorney in its Low Income Taxpayer Clinic:

Job Description

SUMMARY  Houston College of Law, located in downtown Houston, recently received approval from the IRS to receive a grant to operate a LITC. Beginning with the fall 2016 semester, the LITC will provide direct representation in federal tax controversies to low income taxpayers. Clients assisted by the LITC might need a variety of types of assistance in resolving their federal tax issues with the IRS, including entering into installment agreements, submitting offers in compromise, negotiating with IRS Appeals, requesting Collection Due Process Hearings, and filing petitions and litigating in the United States Tax Court. Funding for this position through the IRS grant currently is available only for the fall 2016 semester. Houston College of Law has applied for grant funds for calendar year 2017 and intends to apply for grant funds for future years. Employment as a Staff Attorney in the LITC following the fall 2016 semester is contingent on grant funding and the law school’s requirements.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

North Carolina Central Law School Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinic Director

NCC LogoNorth Carolina Central University School of Law invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for the position of Director/Supervisor of its Low Income Taxpayer Clinic:

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

South Carolina Seeks To Hire A Tax Prof

South Carolina Logo (2016)The University of South Carolina School of Law invites applications for tenured, tenure-track, or visiting faculty positions to begin fall semester 2017:

The School of Law is interested in candidates who are qualified to teach in the areas of taxation and clinical legal education, but will also be considering candidates in a variety of other areas of need. The School of Law is also interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our law school community.

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Miami Seeks To Hire A Tenured Or Tenure-Track Tax Prof

Miami LogoThe University of Miami School of Law is seeking to hire a tenured or tenure-track tax professor:

The University of Miami School of Law is interested in all persons of high academic achievement and promise, including those who hold Ph.D. degrees. We will consider applications from candidates at any level and with any area of specialization within tax.

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Monday, July 4, 2016

Pittsburgh Seeks To Hire An Entry-Level Or Junior Lateral Tax Prof

Pitt Logo (2015)The University of Pittsburgh School of Law invites applications for a tenure-track tax position beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year:

The successful candidate will become an integral part of Pitt Law’s tax program, which includes a Tax Law Concentration, a Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, and the peer-reviewed Pittsburgh Tax Review. We anticipate hiring for this position at the rank of assistant or associate professor, depending on the candidate’s qualifications. We encourage applications from entry-level and junior lateral candidates for this position.

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Bentley University Seeks To Hire A Tenure-Track Tax Prof

BentleyBentley University (Waltham, MA) is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Law in its Law, Tax & Financial Planning Department:

The Law Taxation and Financial Planning Department at Bentley University, located in the suburbs of Boston, Massachusetts, is seeking a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Law to start in July 2017. With a strong faculty of teacher-scholars, Bentley strives to lead higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate ethics and social responsibility. Providing an intellectually stimulating academic community for both faculty and students, Bentley supports its faculty as they pursue high quality and impactful cutting-edge research and bring their expertise and real world experiences into the classroom. We seek individuals who represent different backgrounds, interests and talents and who share a commitment to the fusion of business and arts & sciences education, information technology, and business ethics.

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Harvard Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Harvard Law School (2016)Attorney Fellow, Harvard Law School Federal Tax Clinic:

Duties & Responsibilities. The Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School (LSC) seeks to hire a Clinical Fellow in the Federal Tax Clinic. The Clinic—through which Harvard Law students receive hands-on lawyering opportunities—provides direct legal representation in tax controversies to low-income taxpayers. The Clinic’s docket includes cases before the IRS, in Federal Tax Court, and in the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal. Many of the Clinic’s cases raise cutting-edge issues regarding tax procedure and tax law. The Fellow will work closely with Visiting Clinical Professor of Law T. Keith Fogg, who directs the Clinic. The Fellow’s responsibilities will include screening cases for merit and law reform opportunities, representing clients, helping to manage the Clinic’s docket, contributing to community outreach and engagement efforts, and supporting the Clinic’s teaching mission. The position represents a unique opportunity to join Harvard Law School’s clinical program, to work in a dynamic public interest and clinical teaching law office, and to develop lawyering and clinical teaching skills. Salary is commensurate with experience. The position is for an initial one-year appointment. The possibility of reappointment depends on the availability of funding and Law School and project requirements.

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June 7, 2016 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Washington University Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Washington U. Law School Logo (2014)Washington University School of Law seeks to hire a Staff Attorney for its Low Income Taxpayer Clinic:

The Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, through its second- and third-year law students, provides free legal assistance to low income taxpayers on income tax disputes with the Internal Revenue Service. The Staff Attorney is expected to assist the clinic’s co-directors in supervising and monitoring the work of the students, handle matters relating to the day-to-day administration of the clinic law office and its cases, and assume primary responsibility for clinic cases that begin or are not concluded during the academic year.

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June 7, 2016 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Friday, April 29, 2016

Tulane Is Seeking To Hire A Tax Visitor

Tulane (2015)Tulane Law School is seeking to hire a visiting tax professor for either Fall 2016 or the entire 2016-17 Academic Year:

Visitors would be expected to teach basic Income Tax and other tax related courses. Applicants at any career stage are encouraged. To apply, please submit a CV along with a statement of interest and any supporting documentation. Applications and questions may be directed to Vice Dean Ronald J. Scalise Jr.

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April 29, 2016 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Friday, April 15, 2016

Denver Seeks To Hire A Visiting Tax Prof

Denver Logo (2015)The University of Denver Sturm College of Law seeks to hire a Visiting Professor of the Practice (any rank) to teach a full-time load of five tax courses (18 quarter units or equivalent) in the Graduate Tax Program — and possibly the JD program — during the 2016-2017 academic year:

The Visiting Professor will teach mostly required courses in the Graduate Tax Program, such as Corporate Taxation; Civil & Criminal Procedure; Individual Tax Problems; Partnership Taxation; Property Transactions; Tax Accounting; and Tax Principles, Research & Writing. The Visiting Professor may also teach one or more elective courses in the Graduate Tax Program, or tax courses in the Sturm College of Law. Most courses will be taught in the evenings. The position will begin September 1, 2016, or sooner depending on the availability of the successful candidate. This is a faculty appointment with service expectations for all twelve months. This appointment is not on the tenure track, but may be renewable for another year at the discretion of the Sturm College of Law and Graduate Tax Program.

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April 15, 2016 in Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink | Comments (1)