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Associate Professor
Columbia University

  • Oct. 2, 2017
  • Associate Professor
  • Columbia University School of Law
  • Columbia University
    New York, NY
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Law - General
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Associate Professor

Columbia Law School invites applications for the position of Associate Professor of Law. Responsibilities include teaching a full academic load; regular publication of significant scholarly work; and, if ultimately appointed as a tenured member of the CLS faculty, active participation in faculty affairs, including membership on standing faculty committees in consideration of a wide range of issues, including faculty appointments and curricular modifications.

JD or JD/PhD required. At a minimum, candidates for the position are expected to have high levels of educational attainment appropriate to law teaching, including strong academic records.

Applicants should demonstrate the capacity for original and high quality scholarship (as demonstrated through prior work or works in progress); to have shown an ability to engage in clear and effective teaching (through prior experience and/or through a presentation to the faculty of law); and to have attained a high reputation among those in the scholarly community (as determined through recommendations). Should have law journal experience; judicial clerkship, especially Supreme Court; significant practical experience and expertise in law practice; and academic honors and fellowships.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants must apply online through Columbia University’s Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS), at:

Hard copy applications will not be accepted.

Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The University and the Law School are committed to the diversity of the faculty.
Outstanding female and underrepresented minority scholars are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Columbia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to the quality of faculty life.

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  • Columbia University
    New York, NY 10027


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