Law - Instructor (Legal Writing/Trial/Appellate Advocacy)
University of New Brunswick
Date posted: 2013-03-07
FACULTY OF LAW
UNIVERSITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK
The Faculty of Law invites applications for a one-year term appointment at the Instructor level. The starting date would be July 1, 2013 or such other date as negotiated with the preferred candidate. The position is subject to budgetary approval.
The Faculty welcomes applications from outstanding scholars with diverse perspectives and will consider an appointment in any field of expertise, though our current priority for this Instructor position is in the area of legal writing, trial and appellate advocacy. Candidates will have a strong academic record and will have academic or practical experience in advocacy. They will have a record of or potential for excellence in teaching.
UNB's Faculty of Law is a collegial community with a deep commitment to its 250 students. We pride ourselves on having one of the most structured JD programs in Canada. All faculty members contribute to and are committed to sustaining our core curriculum which includes compulsory courses in all three years. Additional information that may be of interest to prospective faculty members can be found at http://www.law.unb.ca.
The Faculty's offices, teaching facilities, and the Gérard V. La Forest Law Library are located together in an attractive setting in Ludlow Hall. The Hon. G.V. La Forest is distinguished scholar in residence. Founded in 1892, the Faculty is home to the UNB Law Journal/Revue de droit de l'U N-B. The Faculty is situated in Fredericton, the capital city of New Brunswick, and offers many opportunities for collaborative work both inside and outside the University.
The review of applications will begin March 25th and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae, transcripts of university study, a brief statement of research interests and teaching experience or potential, representative sample(s) of research work, and the names, postal and e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of three referees to
Acting Dean John Williamson
Attn: Robin Dickson
Faculty of Law, University of New Brunswick
PO Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3
Telephone: (506) 453-4627;
Fax: (506) 453-4604;
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizenship status.
THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK IS COMMITTED TO THE PRINCIPLE OF EMPLOYMENT EQUITY