Associate Professor/Professor of Law

  • West Virginia University College Of Law
  • Morgantown, WV, USA
  • Sep 06, 2022
Full time Legal

Job Description

Associate Professor/Professor of Law

 West Virginia University College of Law seeks to hire up to two tenured or tenure-track positions for the 2023-2024 academic year. We are particularly interested in candidates who will teach courses in the following areas: business law, health law, civil procedure, civil rights, and environmental law or energy law; however, qualified applicants in other areas may be considered.  Candidates should have an excellent academic record and must hold a J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or an equivalent degree (such as a Ph.D.) in a related field. Candidates should have a passion for teaching, a record of or potential for scholarly distinction, and a commitment to service in the law school and community. Appointment and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 WVU Law is the only law school serving West Virginia and has established a place among the nation’s leading public law schools. Service is the cornerstone of our mission as a land-grant institution. The College has been recognized among the nation’s top law schools for public interest programs and practical training. The College is located in Morgantown, ranked one of the top small cities in the country and easily accessible to Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Columbus, Baltimore, and Washington, DC.


Please include the following with your application: a cover letter, a C.V. outlining curricular strengths and scholarly agenda, and a list of at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should direct any questions to the co-chairs of our Faculty Appointments Committee, Joshua Weishart ( or Matthew Titolo (

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 West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity employer and recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants.