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Research Assistant Professor of Law, General Faculty, School of Law

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University of Virginia

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Charlottesville, Virginia

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Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Research Assistant Professor of Law, General Faculty, School of Law The University of Virginia School of Law is seeking candidates for a small number of limited-term, non-tenure-track Research Assistant Professor faculty positions beginning in August 2021. These positions are designed to provide candidates with time to work on their scholarship in anticipation of entering the law school teaching market. J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or foreign equivalent degree strongly preferred. In exceptional cases, a terminal degree in the applicant’s field (e.g., a Ph.D.) will be considered. Distinguished academic and professional background and superior scholarly promise expected. TO APPLY: Please note ALL REQUESTED documents MUST be uploaded in the resume box. Applications that do not contain all the required documents will not receive full consideration. Please visit UVA job board (Requisition number #R), complete the application and attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address). The positions will remain open to applications until filled; however, for immediate consideration, please submit materials by December 31, 2020. Questions regarding this position should be directed to Professor Michael D. Gilbert, . For information about the application process, please contact Nicole Robinson, Faculty search advisor, . UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more please visit . For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see and . _The University of Virginia, i_ _ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library,_ _are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person’s perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information._ In 1819, Thomas Jefferson founded the University of Virginia and inaugurated a bold experiment. Two centuries later, Jefferson’s vision thrives. Across Grounds – and throughout the world – UVA students, faculty, staff and alumni challenge convention, break barriers and pursue the greater good. The University of Virginia is made up of eleven schools and affiliated foundations in Charlottesville plus the College at Wise in Southwest Virginia. The University of Virginia Health System is a renowned academic medical center committed to providing outstanding patient care, educating tomorrow’s health care leaders and discovering new and better ways to treat diseases. The University’s Medical Center, School of Medicine and Physicians Group are recognized for their excellence in patient care, education and research. At UVA, we offer a rich collection of benefits, which have long been recognized and valued for their comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market. In addition to a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, time off, and retirement, UVA offers a comprehensive list of benefits and services to help staff and faculty meet their personal and family needs.