Lecturer in Business Law

University of Miami Business School

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Miami Herbert Business School at the University of Miami is inviting applications for a full-time Lecturer position in the Department of Business Law starting in the Fall of 2024.

The Department is especially interested in with experience and demonstrable excellence in teaching Business Law, Ethics, and/or Critical Thinking (legal reasoning and persuasion/advocacy) at a high level of proficiency A terminal degree in law (J.D.) from an accredited institution is required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position is not tenure earning.

Responsibilities also include: Instruction of 8 courses (24 credit per academic year), lecturing, leading class discussions and conducting other teaching activities during scheduled classes; creating, administering and grading using appropriate assessment methods;  holding office hours and providing additional support for students outside the class time periods; calculating and submitting grades for all students; collaborating with the chair and faculty of the Business Law Department to create coursework or support the department’s mission; following established expectations and protocols for the department and to stay current in the field. Associated faculty are not expected to conduct research, but this is an encouraged activity. Please note, the position is not tenured earning.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

For consideration, please apply to UM Careers website:

https://umiami.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UMFaculty and should include the following:

  • A curriculum vitae
  • Information about teaching experience and evaluations
  • Three references

Candidates are urged to submit all required material as soon as possible. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. If you have any questions about this position, please e-mail Christy Varona at acv19@miami.edu.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law.

ABOUT THE MIAMI HERBERT BUSINESS SCHOOL:

The Miami Herbert Business School is a comprehensive business school, offering undergraduate business, full-time MBA, Executive MBA, MS, PhD, and non-degree executive education programs. It is one of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Miami, which is in residential Coral Gables, Florida. The University is part of a major hub of international trade and commerce and acclaimed for its global orientation and the diversity of its faculty, students, and curriculum. 

TRANSFORMING LIVES

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University of Miami is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and can make contributions. Through the values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

ABOUT THE BUSINESS LAW DEPARTMENT:

In addition to teaching, the Business Law Department is compiled of accomplished full-time tenure, tenure-track faculty, educators, and instructors with varied scholarly interests. The department offers a wide range of bachelors, masters, and executive level courses and is home to the University’s Legal Studies major and Business Law minor.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

Job Status:

Full time

Employee Type:

Faculty