Legal Studies – Adjunct opportunities

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  • Adjunct opportunities in Legal Studies: The Legal Studies program has occasional need for adjuncts to teach LES 401 Legal Research and Citation. This course is designed to introduce students to the methods of finding and citing legal materials, the basics for how to answer legal questions and both paper and electronic use of research tools such as digests, legal encyclopedias, indexes, treatises and legal periodicals.  ​Instructors for this course are required to have a J.D. with a strong academic record and demonstrably outstanding legal writing and editing skills.  Teaching experience at a college or university level is preferred and/or at least three years of law practice involving research and drafting of legal documents.​  Candidates with online teaching experience are especially preferred.
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  • Application Part 1: Submit required application materials to Legal Studies (please name documents as last name-first name-document type; example: Garcia-Amy-coverletter).
    • Cover letter
    • CV/resume
    • Unofficial transcript(s)

The program will follow up with applicants whose credentials and experience appear to be a match with their current needs; they may not have an opportunity to acknowledge all applications.