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Visiting Clinical Professor of Law

Application Window

Open date: September 19, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, Oct 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Saturday, Dec 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The University of California Irvine School of Law invites applications for a Visiting Clinical Professor to direct and teach in a Consumer Law Clinic starting either January 2023, or Fall 2023. The Law School received substantial funding for the purpose of creating and funding a clinic in this substantive area. See https://www.law.uci.edu/academics/real-life-learning/clinics/consumer-law.html
Applicants for this position should have at least seven to ten years’ legal practice and/or teaching experience in Consumer Law. The candidate selected will be appointed as a Visiting Clinical Professor or Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor, depending on the candidate’s experience and whether the candidate is visiting from another academic institution. The initial appointment is expected to be for two years, with the possibility of renewal. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UC Irvine School of Law is a visionary law school focused on training talented and passionate lawyers and driven by professional excellence, intellectual rigor, and a commitment to enrich our communities through public service. In keeping with this mission, the Law School has a dynamic and innovative clinical program. The cornerstone of the clinical program is a six-credit core clinical course required of every student. Students may enroll in their core clinic for additional semesters. In the six years since the creation of the first core clinics, the number has grown from three to the current ten: Appellate Litigation; Civil Rights Litigation; Community and Economic Development; Criminal Justice; Domestic Violence; Environmental Law; Immigrant Rights; Intellectual Property, Arts, and Technology; International Justice, and Workers, Law, and Organizing. Core clinics are taught by one or more full-time faculty together with adjunct faculty and others who contribute particular subject matter expertise and expand the breadth of the services offered. The Law School also currently has a number of elective clinics in the areas of Civil Rights Litigation; Reproductive Justice; and Startup & Small Business, and Graduate Tax.

To be considered for this position please apply at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07902 by October 31, 2022.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Juris Doctor degree

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-4 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07902

Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA