Assistant Teaching Professor of Law, Justice and Advocacy

  • The University of Tamp
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Nov 16, 2021
Full time Legal

Job Description

Assistant Teaching Professor of Law, Justice and Advocacy

The Department of History, Sociology, Geography and Legal Studies at The University of Tampa seeks a renewable, non-tenure-track Assistant Teaching Professor of Law, Justice and Advocacy. Responsibilities include, teaching 3 sections per semester in our Law, Justice and Advocacy program, as well as coordinating adjunct instructors, advising students, and serving as Moot Court coach (including travel) and Inn of Court liaison. A J.D. degree required; J.D./Ph.D. preferred. Experience as an attorney and undergraduate teaching experience required, Moot Court experience at the undergraduate level preferred. 

The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially based private institution of more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa's dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 24 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and more than 100 countries, and "Top Tier" ranking in U.S. News & World Report

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Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, scholarly writing sample, teaching evaluation and name/email address for three (3) reference providers who will address your teaching and scholarship.

The University delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners. The University has a strong core curriculum rooted in the liberal arts, an enduring commitment to internationalization that has garnered the Senator Paul Simon Award, and a practical, experiential approach to learning. The University offers more than 200 areas of study, including majors in our Colleges of Arts and Letters, Business, Natural and Health Sciences, Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education, and 19 master's programs. 

The College of Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education offers rigorous, high quality undergraduate curricula in Criminology and Criminal Justice, Education, History, International Studies, Mathematics, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology. Graduate programs include a Master of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice, and Instructional Design and Technology, and a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, and Educational Leadership. Our faculty are excellent teachers and scholars who engage their students both in and out of the classroom. Our college continually fosters relationships with governmental, not for profit, and community organizations in the greater Tampa Bay region to provide students with the opportunity to pursue an internship, volunteer, or interact with professionals working in their chosen field. Each department also offers study abroad courses that students can take for credit toward their degree. For more information, visit

The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.