Adjunct Faculty (Law)

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Jul 04, 2023
Oct 01, 2023
Analyst, Research
Full Time
Adjunct Faculty in Law - Antonin Scalia Law SchoolThe Antonin Scalia Law School of George Mason University invites interested applicants to join the faculty as part-time Adjunct Faculty Members. Adjunct faculty members are needed to teach either required or elective course(s) in its LLM and JM degree programs or elective course(s) in the JD program. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Position:Classes are offered year-round on the Arlington Campus during daytime and evening hours and remotely (synchronous and asynchronous formats). Applicants who are accepted to teach in remote programs will begin work upon hiring to construct the course, meet with our student and academic staff, and familiarize themselves with the technology used for these courses.Expertise in the following courses may be needed:Bankruptcy, Professional Responsibility, Evidence, Tax (Corporate and International), and National Security Law.However, the Law School invites lawyers with expertise in other areas to apply as needs may arise unexpectedly.Responsibilities:Prepare and teach assigned courses at assigned class meetings, based on course catalog description and approved course outline;Preparation of course syllabus;Prepare and objectively grade class assignments, participation, and exams within a timely manner, in accordance with law school policies;Maintain accurate, transparent student records;Assist and foster student success through the maintenance of regularly scheduled office hours and timely responses to e-mail inquiries;Adhere to all administrative University policies;Maintain appropriate professional development to stay current within assigned courses;Maintain appropriate standards of professional conduct and ethics; andOther duties as assigned by contract and/or by the law school Dean or his designee including assessing course(s) taught for continuous improvement.Required Qualifications:Terminal degree in Law; andExcellent verbal and written communication skills.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number PO1GMU at; complete and submit the online application, and upload a resume or CV, cover letter, professional references and terminal degree transcript.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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