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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

St. Thomas (FL) Seeks To Hire A Clinical Tax Professor

St. Thomas (FL) Faculty Posting:

St-thomas-lawBased on the College of Law’s primary curriculum needs we are especially interested in candidates with teaching, scholarship and research interests in the subject-matter areas of Constitutional Law, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Professional Responsibility, Property, Torts, Wills and Trusts, as well as Appellate Advocacy Clinic and Tax Clinic. ...

We are now accepting applications for start dates of January 2023 and August 2023, and applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. Application materials must include a cover letter addressing teaching interests, a detailed research agenda, the title of the applicant’s job-talk, a C.V., preferably with links to publications, and at least three references.

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September 20, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Harvard Seeks To Hire A Clinical Tax Professor

Harvard Faculty Posting:

Harvard-law-schoolHarvard Law School invites applications for a full-time clinical faculty member to join its WilmerHale Legal Services Center, a community-based legal services program that is home to six in-house Harvard Law School clinics. The faculty appointment may be a Clinical Professor of Law, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, Visiting Clinical Professor, or Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, depending on the extent and type of the candidate’s experience.

Founded in 1979 by the trailblazing clinicians Gary Bellow and Jeanne Charn, the WilmerHale Legal Services Center (LSC) of Harvard Law School is located at the crossroads of Jamaica Plain and Roxbury in the City of Boston. LSC’s longstanding twin mission is to pursue justice for community members of limited means while educating Harvard Law Students for practice and professional service. Through six clinics—Consumer ProtectionFamily Law/Domestic ViolenceLow-Income TaxpayerHousingLGBTQ+ Advocacy, and Veterans Law and Disability Benefits—and numerous projects and pro bono initiatives, LSC advocates and student attorneys provide essential legal services to community members from nearby neighborhoods in Boston, to residents of Greater Boston and Massachusetts, and in some instances, where cases present unique law reform opportunities, to clients from across the country. ...

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September 7, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Washington University Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Washington University Faculty Posting:

Washington-universityWashington University School of Law invites applications from entry-level or lateral candidates for tenure-track and tenured positions, to begin in the fall of 2023. We will consider candidates in all subject areas, but areas of particular interest include criminal law, property, and other first-year courses; environmental law; health law; intellectual property; private international law; tax; and other fields that align with the University’s and the Law School’s Strategic Plans. 

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September 6, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Fellowships For Aspiring Law Professors (2022-23 Edition)

For practitioners and others contemplating joining the law professor ranks, many law schools offer wonderful opportunities to transition into the legal academy with one- or two-year fellowships which allow you to enter the AALS Faculty Recruitment Conference (the "meat market") with published scholarship (and in most cases teaching experience) under your belt. Below is an updated list of the law schools with fellowship and VAP programs (thanks to AALS President Judith Areen for allowing me to include in this listing positions in the AALS' new directory). Please contact me with any corrections or additions.

General Programs:

Law School Program Name
Arizona State Visiting Fellows Program
Boston College Drinan Scholars Program
Cardozo Harold A. Stevens Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
Chicago Earl B. Dickerson Fellowship
Chicago Harry A. Bigelow Teaching Fellowships
Chicago-Kent Visiting Assistant Professor Program
Columbia Academic Fellows Program
Connecticut Visiting Scholars Program
Cornell Visiting Assistant Professorships
Duke Visiting Assistant Professor Program
Georgetown Georgetown Law Research Fellowship
Harvard Climenko Fellowship
Illinois Illinois Academic Fellowship Program
Iowa Iowa Law Faculty Fellowship
Michigan Michigan Faculty Fellows Program (VAP)
Michigan Michigan Society of Fellows Program
NYU Acting Assistant Professors
NYU Furman Academic Fellowship Program
Pepperdine Pepperdine Caruso Law Fellowship
Stetson Bruce R. Jacob Visiting Assistant Professor Program
Syracuse Faculty Fellow
Tulane Forrester Fellowships
UC-Hastings Visiting Foreign Scholars Program
Wake Forest Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
Washington Visiting Scholars Program
Wisconsin The Hastie Fellowship Program

Subject Specific Programs:

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September 6, 2022 in Fellowships & VAPs, Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Friday, September 2, 2022

Utah Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Utah Faculty Posting:

College-of-law-sj-quinneyThe University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law invites applications for faculty positions at the rank of Associate Professor (tenure track) or Professor of Law. Entry level and lateral candidates at all levels will be considered. ... The College of Law seeks candidates with teaching interests in the areas of environmental law, tax, and torts, and secondarily in the areas of contracts, and federal courts. We are also seeking a clinician to run an asylum/refugee clinic. Clinical faculty members are given the option of starting as tenure track or career line faculty. 

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September 2, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, September 1, 2022

South Carolina Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

South Carolina Faculty Posting:

South-carolina-lawThe University of South Carolina School of Law is hiring up to five tenured or tenure-track faculty members. The School of Law is interested in candidates who are qualified to teach Environmental Law, Business Law, Trust and Estate/Tax, Criminal Practice clinic (or criminal-adjacent), and a new housing and evictions defense clinic; however, outstanding candidates from other areas will be considered and are encouraged to apply. Our clinical positions are tenured/tenure-track. The School of Law encourages candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our law school community to apply.

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September 1, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

University of San Francisco Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

University of San Francisco Faculty Posting:

Usf-lawThe University of San Francisco School of Law is located in one of the world’s most dynamic and progressive cities, which affords our community a global perspective and access to premiere arts, culture, and centers of innovation. ...

The Law School is seeking entry-level and lateral applicants for two or more positions on our full-time faculty to begin in the fall of 2023. USF Law welcomes outstanding candidates in all areas, but is especially interested in property, torts, intellectual property, international human rights, and race and the law. We also have interest in criminal procedure, criminal law, evidence, contracts, tax, and commercial law. ...

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August 31, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Rutgers Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Rutgers Faculty Posting:

NJ_RutgersRutgers Law School invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for multiple tenure-track or tenured positions at the law school’s campuses in Camden and Newark. ...

The Newark location seeks qualified candidates across a broad curricular spectrum, with particular emphasis on candidates who can teach the Community and Transactional Lawyering Clinic, the Housing Justice & Tenants’ Rights Clinic, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates, and core first-year classes, including Constitutional Law and Property. ...

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August 30, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, August 29, 2022

Roger Williams Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

AALS Placement Bulletin:

RI_roger_williamsRoger Williams University School of Law expects to make at least two entry level or lateral tenured or tenure-track appointments this year. RWU Law is the only law school in Rhode Island and is part of a well-connected teaching and scholarly community that is strongly supported by the bench and bar of the state and region.

This year we are excited to have the opportunity to significantly increase the size of our faculty. We welcome applications from candidates across all areas of law, although we are particularly interested in the following fields: Business Organizations, Commercial and Business Law, Contracts, Tax, Torts, and Wills and Trusts. RWU Law, along with the university leadership, is also launching interdisciplinary Centers of Excellence in Marine & Maritime Affairs and in Property Law, and our new faculty members will have the opportunity to participate in center programming that supports their scholarship, teaching, and service.

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August 29, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Saturday, August 27, 2022

Peking University Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Peking University School of Transnational Law Faculty Posting:

Peking UniversitySTL seeks highly qualified entry-level and established scholars who teach first-year J.D. courses in Property, Civil Procedure, or Contracts; U.S. and multinational tax law and policy; U.S. and international bankruptcy; China law and legal history in English; and a variety of upper-level courses with multinational perspectives, such as IBT, Comparative Law, Environmental Law and Policy, and Multinational Litigation and Arbitration. We welcome inquiries from highly qualified individuals regardless of teaching or research area.

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August 27, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Friday, August 26, 2022

Ohio State Seeks To Hire A Lateral Tax Prof

AALS Placement Bulletin:

Ohio State (2023)The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law seeks a junior to mid-career lateral candidate for a position in the area of Tax Law or in both Business and Tax Law. ...

Candidates should send a cover letter, including a statement of work they have done to promote diversity and inclusion, and C.V. to Paul Rose. Applicants are encouraged to submit OSU’s Equal Employment Identification Form.

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August 26, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, August 25, 2022

UMass Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Massachusetts Faculty Posting:

Umass-lawUMass Law welcomes applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position to begin July 1, 2023. The successful candidate will teach Civil Procedure in the law school’s first-year curriculum, as well as one or more of the following areas: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Health Law, Intellectual Property Law, Labor and Employment Law, Race and the Law, or Tax Law. ...

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August 25, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Loyola-New Orleans Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Loyola-New Orleans Faculty Posting:

Loyola-noLoyola University New Orleans College of Law is now accepting applications for two tenure-track or tenured positions to begin August 1, 2023. We are seeking candidates with expertise in the following areas: (1) Tax Law and (2) Constitutional Law. We especially welcome applications from candidates who will add to the diversity of our educational community and who have demonstrated expertise in working with a diverse student body. J.D. or equivalent is required. ...

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August 24, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

George Washington Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

George Washington Faculty Posting:

Gw-lawThe George Washington University Law School invites applications for multiple tenure-track or tenured faculty appointments, at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, beginning as early as Fall 2023. The school may hire in any area based on a candidate’s overall strength. Areas of particular interest include 1L classes (torts, contracts, criminal law, civil procedure, property, legislation & regulation, and constitutional law); business and finance, including corporate governance, tax, and bankruptcy; civil rights law; cybersecurity; environmental law; health law; international law; intellectual property; labor law; privacy and technology; and trusts and estates. ...

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August 23, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, August 22, 2022

Arkansas-Little Rock Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

AALS Placement Bulletin:

UALRLawSchoolLogoThe University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law seeks a lateral or entry-level tax scholar. The successful candidate will be eligible to apply for the law school’s Bryon M. Eiseman Distinguished Professor of Tax Law. In addition to Tax, the successful applicant will teach at least one required or bar-tested course. 

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August 22, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Florida A&M Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

AALS Placement Bulletin:

FamuFlorida A&M University College of Law welcomes applications for appointment to the faculty, rank commensurate with experience, on a full-time basis at its Orlando, Florida, location starting in the 2023-2024 academic year. The College has curricular needs in a broad range of subjects, including but not limited to, Contracts, Wills and Estates, Professional Responsibility, Tax, Intellectual Property, Business and Commercial law, and Evidence. ...

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August 20, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Friday, August 19, 2022

Florida Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Florida Faculty Posting:

Florida-levinUniversity of Florida Levin College of Law welcomes applications from entry-level and pre-tenure lateral candidates writing in all areas of law. Successful candidates will join a faculty committed to scholarly engagement and growth. Six new tenured or tenure-track professors joined the Levin College of Law faculty at the beginning of the 2022-2023 academic year, and we hope to recruit an even greater number of new professors to join our faculty as of the beginning of the 2023-2024 academic year.

Successful candidates will have publication records, strong scholarly potential, commitment to excellence in teaching, and enthusiasm for creating inclusive environments for all students. Candidates must also have a JD, PhD, or equivalent degree in a related field. In reviewing applications, the Appointments Committee will consider long-term teaching needs in required and large enrollment classes, as well as needs in intellectual property, health law, tax, election law, law and technology, and race and the law. ...

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August 19, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Capital Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Job Opportunities at Capital University Law School:

Capital law schoolCapital University Law School invites applications for several full-time teaching positions to begin July 1, 2023. We welcome entry-level and lateral candidates seeking tenure-track doctrinal positions across all areas of law; subject areas of particular interest include Business Associations and Property, as well as other first year courses, Trusts & Estates, and Tax. ...

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August 18, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

UC-Berkeley Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

UC-Berkeley Faculty Posting:

Logo_berkeleyThe University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, invites applications from tenured and untenured candidates for full-time, tenured and tenure-track faculty positions with an expected start date of July 1, 2023. We welcome applications from candidates across all areas of law, but have a particular interest in the fields of Comparative Law, Employment Law, Environmental Justice, Health Law, Race and the Law, and Tax for lateral candidates. ...

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August 17, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Boston College Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Boston College Faculty Posting:

Bc-lawBoston College Law School added five tenure-track faculty appointments during 2021-22, and we continue our appointments momentum as we welcome our new dean, Odette Lienau, in January 2023.

We expect to make multiple tenure-track faculty appointments for Fall 2023, entry-level through to senior-tenured level. We welcome applications from candidates across all areas of law, and particularly invite expressions of interest from scholars teaching and writing in environmental law, torts, civil procedure/jurisdiction, commercial law/related areas, professional responsibility, family law, technology/privacy/cybersecurity, criminal law/procedure, tax, and constitutional law. ...

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August 16, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Emory Seeks To Hire 1-2 Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Profs

Emory University Careers, Tax Law Professor (Open Rank):

Emory Law (2018)Emory University School of Law seeks to fill one to two positions in tax law beginning in the 2023-2024 academic year. The positions are open to entry-level and lateral candidates at the rank of assistant or associate professor (with or without tenure).

Candidates must have a J.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree, and a distinguished academic record. Candidates should have a strong track record and/or show outstanding promise in research in tax law or related fields, and the ability to teach at least one tax course. Where a candidate has met the law school’s standards for scholarly excellence and demonstrated the ability to teach tax-related courses, a candidate’s interest in teaching in the 1L curriculum will be an additional positive factor.

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August 11, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, August 4, 2022

Case Western Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Case Western Reserve University Academic Careers, Open Rank Faculty Positions (tenured/tenure-track) - School of Law:

Case Western Logo (2022)Case Western Reserve University School of Law invites applications for tenured or tenure-track faculty positions, beginning July 2023.

The school is seeking entry-level candidates with demonstrated law teaching and scholarship potential, as well as lateral candidates with strong scholarly track records and substantial law teaching experience. Areas of interest for teaching and scholarship include environmental law, property, copyright, trademark, torts, tax, commercial law, and family law. Appointment will be considered at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level, based upon prior teaching experience and scholarship. Positions may include the opportunity to teach in the Kramer Law Clinic, or administrative responsibilities in the Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law or the Spangenberg Center for Law, Technology, and the Arts.

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August 4, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

DePaul Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Tax Prof

DePaul Faculty Jobs, Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) - Law (23-24):

DePaul Logo (2018)DePaul University College of Law invites applications from entry-level candidates for a tenure-track position expected to begin July 1, 2023. We have particular interest in the areas of Business Law, Contracts, Tax, Commercial Law, and Antitrust. 

DePaul Law is committed to improving society by educating purpose-driven lawyers who will serve their clients, the legal profession, and the broader community in ways that enhance access to justice and promote equitable policies and processes. We enthusiastically encourage applicants who would enrich the diversity of our community to apply. ...

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August 2, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Mississippi Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

University of Mississippi Law Seeks Tenure-Track Faculty:

Mississippi (2021)The University of Mississippi School of Law invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for multiple tenure-track faculty positions beginning August 2023. We welcome applications from outstanding candidates in all curricular areas, but have particularly strong teaching needs in tax, bankruptcy, intellectual property, business law, and health care law, in addition to classes in the first-year curriculum. All applicants must have a JD or PhD or equivalent degree by the date of their appointment, and should show either great promise or a record of excellence in both scholarship and teaching.

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July 28, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Tennessee Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax And Estate Planning Professor

Position Notice: Faculty Positions, University of Tennessee College of Law:

Tennessee (2020)The University of Tennessee College of Law invites applications from both entry-level and lateral candidates for up to four full-time, tenure-track faculty positions to begin at the start of the 2023-24 academic year. The College is interested in candidates with scholarly aptitude and experience in one or more of the following curricular areas:

  • Advocacy Clinic (a civil, juvenile, and criminal law direct legal services clinic)
  • Business law (including business associations and contracts)
  • Criminal law (both substantive and procedural)
  • Environmental law
  • Estate planning and tax
  • Health law
  • Property
  • Technology and data privacy

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July 26, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Chicago-Kent Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Chicago-Kent College of Law:

Chicago-KentChicago-Kent College of Law expects to hire multiple faculty members to join our vibrant and nationally recognized intellectual community.  We have hiring needs in a variety of areas, including but not limited to:

  • Corporate/Securities Law;
  • Intellectual Property Law;
  • Other Upper-Level Subjects, particularly Race and the Law, Commercial Law, International Law, and Tax Law
  • Experience or interest in teaching Civil Procedure, Torts, and/or Property, particularly combined with expertise in one of the above areas.

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July 12, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, July 11, 2022

Marquette Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Marquette University, Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Tenured or Tenure Track) — Law:

Marquette LogoMarquette University Law School invites applications for potential openings for tenure-track or tenured faculty members who would join us beginning in the 2023-2024 academic year. We welcome candidates from all teaching and research areas, and are particularly interested in candidates whose interests include, in addition to doctrinal first-year courses, alternative dispute resolution, commercial law, health law, sports law, and tax. Candidates should have distinguished records of academic and professional achievement as well as the commitment to, and potential for, excellence in teaching and research.

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July 11, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Friday, July 8, 2022

Loyola-Chicago Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinic Director

Loyola-Chicago School of Law, Director, Federal Tax Clinic, Non-Tenure Track:

Loyola Chicago Logo (2021)Loyola University Chicago School of Law is seeking an experienced tax litigator with a proven track record of success representing clients before the IRS in federal tax controversies to lead the Federal Tax Clinic as a clinical faculty member responsible for providing education, training and supervision to student attorneys in the clinic.

This is an opportunity designed for an attorney with experience as a practitioner in the field of tax law who is passionate about a future in experiential education in a law school clinic setting.

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July 8, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Oklahoma Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

University of Oklahoma, Associate/Full Professor of Law:

Oklahoma (2022)The University of Oklahoma College of Law seeks outstanding applicants, entry-level or lateral, for up to three full-time tenure-track positions beginning fall 2023. We welcome candidates in all subject areas, with particular interest in filling curricular needs in tax, patents, wills & trusts, evidence, civil procedure, antitrust, and alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

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July 7, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Seattle Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Seattle University, Assistant/Associate/Professor of Law:

Seattle U (2018)Seattle University School of Law seeks applicants for up to five tenure-track or tenured positions to begin July 1, 2023. We expect to make the majority of these hires at the assistant professor level but encourage applications from qualified candidates at all levels of experience. Our search will focus on candidates with expertise in constitutional law, torts, taxation, legal writing, and clinical teaching. Other areas of teaching interest include environmental law, alternative dispute resolution, trial advocacy, bankruptcy, commercial law, intellectual property, remedies, and health law. SU Law has a unitary tenure track; we prioritize excellent and inclusive teaching and maintain a flourishing and supportive scholarly culture that encourages faculty members across the curriculum to pursue their individual research interests.

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July 6, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Illinois Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Illinois Human Resources, Job Details:

Illinois (2022)The University of Illinois College of Law invites applications for positions on the tenured/tenure-track faculty to begin in August 2023. The College has particular interests in hiring in the areas of constitutional and tax law but welcomes applications from scholars in all subject areas of the law.

The University of Illinois offers a distinguished and collegial law school community in the setting of a premier research university, affording opportunities for cutting-edge legal scholarship and innovative interdisciplinary work. Champaign-Urbana is a vibrant college town with an exceptional quality of life. ...

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July 5, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Georgetown Seeks To Hire Full-Time Tax Prof For Graduate Tax Program

Professor, Georgetown Law School Graduate Tax Program:

Georgetown (2016)Georgetown University Law Center invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position in its Graduate Tax Program. The Graduate Tax Program has over 250 full and part-time students enrolled in both on-campus and online courses. It offers a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation, a Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.) in Taxation for non-lawyers, and certificate programs in four specialized areas (international tax, state and local tax, employee benefits, and estate planning).

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March 31, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Seattle Seeks To Hire A One-Semester Or Full-Year Tax Visitor

Inside Higher Ed Careers, Visiting Professor School of Law:

Seattle U Law LogoSeattle University School of Law invites applications and nominations for visiting faculty for the 2022-23 academic year. The School of Law seeks up to three visiting professors; both one semester and full academic year visits are possibilities.

We particularly welcome candidates with the experience/expertise to teach Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Income Tax, Secured Transactions, UCC Sales, and/or Remedies. Depending on the length of the visit and our evolving needs, visitors may also have the opportunity to teach other upper-level courses.

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March 30, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

DePaul Seeks To Hire A One-Semester Tax Visitor

Visiting Professor of Law, One-Semester:

DePaul Logo (2018)DePaul University College of Law invites applications for a one-semester position as a visiting professor during the 2022-2023 academic year. Specific curricular needs include Contracts, Business Organizations, and Taxation. We welcome candidates with excellent academic credentials and strongly prefer those with a successful teaching record, including demonstrated experience teaching first-year law students. DePaul Law enthusiastically encourages applicants who would enrich the diversity of our academic community to apply.

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March 22, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Case Western Seeks To Hire A Lateral Tax Prof

Case Western Academic Careers, Open Rank Faculty Positions (tenured/tenure-track) - School of Law:

Case Western Logo (2022)Case Western Reserve University School of Law invites applications for two tenured or tenure-track faculty positions, beginning July 2022, January 2023 or July 2023.

Candidates should have at least two years of teaching experience and a strong scholarly track record. Areas of interest for teaching and scholarship include environmental law, property, torts, tax, commercial law, family law, and wills/trusts. Appointment will be considered at the Assistant. Associate, or Full Professor level, based upon prior teaching experience and scholarship. At least one position will include administrative responsibilities in the new Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law. 

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February 23, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Villanova Seeks To Hire Faculty Director Of Graduate Tax Program

Villanova seeks to hire a Professor of Practice and Faculty Director of its Graduate Tax Program:

Villanova Grad Tax Program LogoVillanova University Charles Widger School of Law seeks a distinguished tax practitioner to lead its Graduate Tax Program beginning in May/June 2022. The interdisciplinary Graduate Tax Program has over 250 full and part-time students enrolled in both on-campus and online courses. It offers a Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM) for lawyers and a Master of Taxation (MT) for non-lawyers, as well as Certificate Programs in specialized areas of taxation. The Faculty Director is responsible for leading and managing the Graduate Tax Program’s academic programs, including faculty, curriculum, and teaching, and working with the Program’s Staff Director to accomplish operational objectives.

The ideal candidate would be an experienced tax practitioner with excellent leadership and management skills who has some teaching experience in academia (e.g., as an adjunct professor). However, prior academic experience is not a requirement.

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February 10, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Pittsburgh Seeks To Hire A Full-Year Tax Visitor

Faculty Position Visiting:

Pitt Law  (2020)The University of Pittsburgh School of Law is now accepting applications for a two semester visiting faculty position to begin August 15, 2022 for candidates with expertise in tax law.  The ideal candidate will be able and willing to teach federal income tax, along with a combination of international tax, corporate tax, and estates and trusts, to be negotiated with the Dean’s Office. Also preferred is interest in supervising a tax journal. We welcome applications from those with demonstrated expertise in working with a diverse student body. All ranks will be considered. Salary will be competitive with rank and years of teaching experience. Please include a cover letter and CV with your application.

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February 1, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, January 24, 2022

Ohio State Seeks To Hire A Junior Lateral Tax Prof

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law seeks to fill at least one tenure-track position:

Ohio State (2023)We are considering hiring a junior to mid-career lateral candidate for a position in the area of Tax Law or in both Business and Tax Law. 

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive community to reflect human diversity and improve opportunities for all. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are essential to the excellence of our community, culture, and curriculum, and the pursuit of this excellence is critical to our educational mission.

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January 24, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Drexel Seeks To Hire A Tax VAP And A Tech/Torts VAP

Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professor positions:

Drexel Logo (2020)One position is dedicated to a faculty member who will teach and research in the area of tax. The other position is open, with a preference for someone who does research that touches on legal implications of new technology and/or someone open to teaching Torts. Each position will last two years and VAP’s are expected to fully participate in the intellectual life of the law school.

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January 20, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

University Of Mississippi Seeks To Hire A Tax Visitor

University of Mississippi Seeks Visiting Professor in Taxation:

Mississippi (2021)The University of Mississippi School of Law invites applications and nominations for a visiting professor during the 2022-2023 academic year. Depending on the courses that are being taught, we are flexible as to one semester (fall or spring) or full academic-year visitorships. Appointments will be at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor depending on experience.

We are looking for a candidate to teach two tax or tax related courses per semester.

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January 19, 2022 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Florida Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinic Director

Careers at UF:

Florida Logo (2017)The University of Florida Levin College of Law seeks a non-tenure-track Legal Skills Professor to serve as the instructor and director for our newly funded Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (“LITC”). This is a wonderful opportunity for a licensed attorney with substantial experience representing clients in disputes with the IRS and a passion for clinical legal education. We welcome applications from licensed attorneys already working in legal academia as well as practicing lawyers seeking to transition to legal academia.

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December 16, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Cardozo Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University invites applications for a faculty position focused on Taxation:

Cardozo (2015)We are open both to lateral and entry-level candidates. Lateral candidates should have a superior publication record. Entry-level candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to scholarship.

Cardozo Law values diversity and aims to build a team with a multiplicity of backgrounds, identities, and lived experiences that inform and strengthen our work. The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

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October 14, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, October 11, 2021

Northwestern Seeks To Fill Two Non-Tenure-Track Tax Faculty Positions

In addition to seeking to hire a tenured or tenure-track tax professor, Northwestern is seeking to hire two non-tenure-eligible tax positions in its graduate tax program:

Northwestern (2018)Associate Director:

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law invites applications for a full-time faculty position to serve as Associate Director of its Tax Program. Candidates will be considered for appointment at the rank of lecturer, senior lecturer, or professor of practice (non-tenure-eligible).

The duties of the position include teaching tax courses during each academic year, serving as Faculty Editor of The Tax Lawyer, assisting the Director of the Tax program with administration and strategic planning, and advising students. Northwestern seeks applicants with a record of or potential for excellence in teaching, the ability to successfully mentor students on career goals and advancement, strong organizational skills, and the ability to work collaboratively and constructively with others. ...

Preferred qualifications include an LL.M. in Tax and teaching experience at the J.D. or LL.M. level. Candidates should submit a C.V. and a cover letter explaining their interest in the position through Northwestern’s online application system. Candidates are highly encouraged to apply by November 5, 2021.

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Northwestern Pritzker School of Law invites applications for a full-time faculty position in its Tax Program. Candidates will be considered for appointment at the rank of lecturer, senior lecturer, or professor of practice (non-tenure-eligible).

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October 11, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Northwestern Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law invites applications for tenured or tenure-track faculty positions with an expected start date of September 1, 2022:

Northwestern (2018)This is part of a multi-year strategic hiring plan, and we will consider entry-level, junior, and senior lateral candidates.

Northwestern seeks applicants with distinguished academic credentials and a record of or potential for high scholarly achievement and excellence in teaching. Specialties of particular interest include: tax, anti-discrimination law, international law (joint search with the Buffett Institute for Global Affairs), health law (joint search with the Feinberg School of Medicine), and business law. Northwestern welcomes applications from candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our faculty and community. Positions are full-time appointments with tenure or on a tenure-track.

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October 7, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Columbia Seeks To Hire A Tax Clinician

Columbia (2017)Columbia Law School invites applicants for clinical faculty positions, across areas of practice and teaching experience. We continue to be interested in candidates who will help us build the next generation of clinics at CLS and welcome candidates to fill existing gaps in our curriculum and candidates who bring new ideas for clinical teaching. One area of interest is environmental law and environmental justice. Another area of interest is business law, which may include transactional, real estate, or tax law. Another area of interest is clinics that represent individuals in litigation matters. ...

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October 5, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Monday, September 27, 2021

Loyola-New Orleans Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

Loyola New OrleansLoyola University New Orleans College of Law is now accepting applications for a tenure-track or tenured position to begin August 1, 2022. We are seeking candidates with expertise in business and tax law areas. We welcome applications from candidates who will add to the diversity of our educational community and who have demonstrated expertise in working with a diverse student body. J.D. or equivalent is required. If you are interested in applying, please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter here. All ranks will be considered.

Law schools looking to hire Tax Profs to start in the 2022-23 academic year:

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September 27, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Saturday, September 25, 2021

UMass Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Junior Lateral Tax Prof

UMass Law (2021)UMass Law welcomes applications for a tenure-track faculty position to begin July 1, 2022. We are particularly interested in candidates who would teach Property, as well as courses in one or more of the following: Race and the Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Environmental Law, Labor and Employment Law, Patent Law, Professional Responsibility, and Tax Law.

Please submit a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references via our hiring portal. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For more information, contact Appointments Committee Chair, Prof. Liz McCuskey.

Law schools looking to hire Tax Profs to start in the 2022-23 academic year:

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September 25, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Lederman & Bearer-Friend: Break Into Legal Academia

Learn about the legal academic hiring market! This video discusses fellowships & VAPs; describes what a law professor's job entails; explains how the entry-level hiring market works; and talks a bit towards the end about the lateral market, including visitorships. The video focuses on tenure-track doctrinal positions.

The purpose of this video is to break down information barriers and help level the playing field for those interested in legal academia. In part, Professors Leandra Lederman (Indiana; Google Scholar) & Jeremy Bearer-Friend (George Washington; Google Scholar) discuss their experiences. Professor Lederman is a senior professor who has taught at several schools and has served on Faculty Appointments Committees. Professor Bearer-Friend is a junior professor who completed a VAP (Visiting Assistant Professorship) before entering a tenure-track position.

There are several online and other resources discussed in this video. We also recommend seeking out mentors for advice, particularly with respect to your own situation and specific issues or potential barriers you are concerned about. The resources shown or discussed in the video include the following:

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September 25, 2021 in Legal Ed News, Legal Education, Tax, Tax News, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Friday, September 24, 2021

Southwestern Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Tax Prof

Southwestern Law SchoolSouthwestern Law School invites entry-level applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. We especially welcome applications from candidates who will enhance the diversity of the law faculty, regardless of area of interest. Our primary areas curricular needs include academic support/bar preparation; property; and wills and trusts. Other areas of interest include corporate law/entrepreneurship; constitutional law; critical race and gender studies; entertainment law; private and public international law; and tax law. ...

To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, professional references, research agenda, and preferred areas of teaching via email to Senior Associate Dean Doreen Heyer.

Law schools looking to hire Tax Profs to start in the 2022-23 academic year:

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September 24, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink

Thursday, September 23, 2021

San Francisco Seeks To Hire An Entry Level Or Lateral Tax Prof

USF (2021)The University of San Francisco School of Law is seeking entry-level and lateral applicants for one or more positions on our full-time faculty to begin in the fall of 2022. USF Law welcomes outstanding candidates in all fields and is particularly interested in candidates who expand the school’s expertise in the fields of critical race theory, intersectionality, race and the law. Other areas of particular interest include criminal procedure, criminal law, contracts, property, international law, tax, intellectual property and commercial law. Applicants should demonstrate a record of professional excellence, strong classroom teaching skills, a commitment to service, and potential for success as a scholar and contributing member of a dynamic and diverse community. Applications from traditionally underrepresented groups in the legal field and individuals whose background or interests will enhance our diversity are highly encouraged. Contact: Julia Dunbar, Sr. Director of Faculty & Academic Services, USF School of Law, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94117.

Law schools looking to hire Tax Profs to start in the 2022-23 academic year:

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September 23, 2021 in Legal Education, Tax, Tax Prof Jobs | Permalink