Adjunct Assistant Professor

To apply, visit http://apply.interfolio.com/102161.

Duquesne University School of Law, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, invites applications for an Adjunct Assistant Professor position to teach courses in legal education. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Duquesne University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Teach individual courses as curricular needs arise.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate from an ABA-accredited law school.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience teaching legal education.
  • Evidence of significant practical experience in an area of curricular need.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically.  Applicants are asked to submit a resume and cover letter describing their interest in the position.

As a condition of employment, Duquesne University requires all new employees -full-time and part-time, including adjunct faculty-to get a COVID-19 vaccine and provide proof of their vaccination upon commencement of employment.

New employees requesting a religious or documented medical exemption from the vaccine must complete and submit a Duquesne University exemption request form for review and approval. To receive the appropriate exemption request form, contact hrservices@duq.edu. Employees with approved exemptions will be required to be tested on a regular basis.

Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty and staff that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).

We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.