Associate Professor of Law, Legal Practice

Georgetown University Law Center

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position teaching Legal Practice: Writing and Analysis, beginning in the 2019-20 academic year. The position leads to a seven-year, presumptively renewable contract with an option to apply to convert to tenure track.

Legal Practice: Writing and Analysis is a graded, year-long course that emphasizes legal analysis, writing, and professional skills. Most Legal Practice professors teach two sections of approximately twenty-five to thirty first-year students, each of which meets twice a week. Legal Practice faculty also teach a weekly seminar with law fellows. Professors are responsible for designing course materials and supervising the law fellows (who serve as teaching assistants).

Candidates must have superior academic records and expertise in research and writing. Three years of professional experience beyond law school graduation and teaching experience is preferred. Applicants should include a letter of interest, a CV, a list of three references, a writing sample, and for recent graduates, a law school transcript.

Materials should be submitted to Noelle Adgerson, Executive Assistant to the Legal Research and Writing program, Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001, or by November 29, 2018. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and early submission is recommended. Questions about the position may be directed to Professor Sonya G. Bonneau, Chair of the Legal Research & Writing Committee,, 202-662-9459.

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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Sonya G. Bonneau
Professor of Law, Legal Practice
Georgetown University Law Center
600 New Jersey Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001