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Visiting Professor of Law
Penn State Dickinson Law

Date Posted Feb. 21, 2020
Title Visiting Professor of Law
University Penn State Dickinson Law
Carlisle, PA, United States
Department Dickinson Law
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Law - General

Visiting Professor of Law

PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY'S DICKINSON LAW invites applications for a Visiting Professor of Law to teach Federal Courts and Administrative Law during the 2020-21 academic year for a one-semester commitment. Position may be filled at the Professor of Law, Associate Professor of Law or Assistant Professor of Law level.

We welcome candidates with outstanding academic credentials, including a J.D. degree from an ABA-accredited law school; practice experience, and/or judicial clerkship experience. Dickinson Law strongly encourages applicants who would enrich the diversity of our academic community to apply. To learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout the university, see: Penn State Statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at

Inquiries may be sent to the Chair of the Appointments Committee, Professor Medha Makhlouf, through Anne Porter at To apply, submit a letter and curriculum vitae through the Penn State jobs website at

Penn State will undergo a system upgrade that will impact digital workflow between March 11 and March 23, 2020. Accordingly, please submit application materials before March 11, 2020 or after March 23, 2020 to ensure receipt.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

About Penn State University:

As Pennsylvania's only land-grant university, Penn State is a leader in higher education, and carries out its mission of teaching, research, and service with pride and focus on the future.

Our leadership in administration, faculty, and staff make our mission come alive every day. The Board of Trustees reviews and approves the budget of the University and guides general goals, policies, and procedures. The President's office ensures that all aspects of the University are running smoothly and promotes overall principles that students, faculty, and staff abide by for the long term. The University Faculty Senate represents the Penn State faculty with legislative authority on all matters regarding the University's educational interests.

We strive to celebrate diversity in all aspects of our education and operational activities. Our strategic plans are designed to result in ongoing improvements that help prepare future generations of leaders.

About Dickinson Law:

As the oldest law school in Pennsylvania, and one of the oldest law schools in the country, Dickinson Law's mission remains remarkably similar to its founding vision: to prepare students of law thoroughly for the practice of their profession. While remaining steeped in the tradition and values that have distinguished the Law School from its inception, Dickinson Law has redefined how it is preparing students to lead their profession in a competitive and evolving 21st century legal landscape. For more information about Penn State Dickinson Law, please visit our website at

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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