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Professor of Law
Penn State Dickinson Law

Date Posted Aug. 5, 2019
Title Professor of Law
University Penn State Dickinson Law
Carlisle, PA, United States
Department Law
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
  • Law - General

Professor of Law

Penn State's Dickinson Law invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions expected to begin July 1, 2020. We welcome candidates with outstanding academic credentials across all areas of law, although subject matter areas of particular interest are constitutional law, criminal law and procedure, and critical legal studies. Practice experience, judicial clerkships, and interest in interdisciplinary scholarship (signified by undertaking a Ph.D. or other graduate study) are plus factors. We especially welcome applications from candidates who will add to the diversity of our educational community. Founded in 1834, Dickinson Law is one of the oldest law schools in the country and the oldest in Pennsylvania. It is one of Penn State's two fully accredited law schools. Our faculty and students benefit from the reputation, network, and opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration that come with being a part of one of the world's preeminent research universities. Visit us at: Dickinson Law strongly encourages women, minorities, and others 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. 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.

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