The University of Kansas School of Law invites applications for a regular, full-time, tenure-track, associate professor position to begin in the fall of 2020. We are seeking junior lateral tenure-track and entry-level candidates with a demonstrated potential for high scholarly achievement and teaching excellence. We are interested in candidates specializing in any field of law, but we are particularly interested in the fields of business, corporate, finance, transactional, and securities law, including both traditional and alternative approaches to these disciplines.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the Law School actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education. Women, minorities, and candidates who will contribute to the climate of diversity in the school, including a diversity of scholarly approaches, are especially encouraged to apply.
Lawrence, Kansas is an affordable and progressive city with a lively arts and music scene, excellent schools, high quality restaurants, economical living, and a diverse cultural mix. It is also less than an hour drive from Kansas City.
The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.
40% – Classroom teaching and counseling students.
40% – Conducting and publishing research.
20% – Providing service to the law school, university, and the legal profession.
1. J.D. degree from an ABA accredited U.S. law school.
2. Evidence of potential for engaging in high quality research and teaching.
Contact Information to Applicants
Professor Uma Outka
Associate Dean, Faculty