Texas Tech University School of Law

  • Lubbock, TX

Texas Tech University School of Law

Texas Tech University School of Law
Aug 03, 2021
Full time
Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas Texas Tech University School of Law invites applications from exceptional individuals to fill a lateral faculty position for the 2022-23 academic year (Requisition #24976BR/Professor). The position is open to candidates who are tenured at another law school or who would satisfy Texas Tech University’s requirements to be hired as a full professor with tenure. The successful candidate will have the qualifications and experience to fill the Judge George Killam, Jr. Chair of Criminal Law, and should be willing to teach Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, and additional elective courses. The Judge George Killam, Jr. Chair of Criminal Law was made possible by a substantial legacy gift in trust to the Texas Tech Law School Foundation. The current value of the trust corpus that funds the Texas Tech Chair exceeds four million dollars. The inaugural holder of the Chair was the late, distinguished Professor Arnold Loewy. Much beloved by...
Texas Tech University School of Law
Jul 21, 2021
Full time
Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas Texas Tech University School of Law is seeking to fill an open tenure-track faculty position (Requisition 24852BR ) in the area of legal writing. The Legal Practice Program at Texas Tech University School of Law is currently ranked the 25th top legal writing program in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. Legal Practice professors at Texas Tech have the same voting rights as doctrinal faculty as well as pay parity. More information about the Legal Practice Program can be found at https://www.depts.ttu.edu/law/programs/lp/ . Applicants must possess a J.D. degree and have a commitment to or demonstrated record of scholarly distinction, exemplary teaching, and institutional or public service. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship are encouraged to apply. Although we recognize that external funding opportunities have traditionally been limited in legal academia, candidates who have strong records of...