Assistant Professor

Job Description & Qualification

Qualifications:
The Department of Business Law invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. J.D. or J.S.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and admission to the bar at time of appointment required. In addition, previous experience and proven excellence in teaching law, business ethics, or related courses at the university level, a history of scholarly research and publications, experience practicing law, and business experience are preferred. An LL.M., M.B.A. or other graduate degree in business or economics from an accredited college or university, law review membership, and experience as a law clerk at the appellate level are desirable. At time of appointment, the candidate must meet and must continue to maintain current AACSB International “Scholarly Academic” standards of qualification throughout their tenure.

Candidates must demonstrate a commitment and ability to teach, mentor and work with a diverse student population.

At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to work in the United States.

Responsibilities:
The position involves teaching both undergraduate and graduate-level courses in business law and business ethics. Faculty members are expected to employ a variety of teaching strategies to enable students to think analytically and to communicate effectively. Law courses are taught using the Socratic method with its goal of participatory learning and the development of reasoning skills. Additionally, faculty members are expected to engage actively in research and publication in their areas of primary teaching responsibility and provide service to the University and the community.

The successful candidate will be held to the standards and requirements of the college and department in which he/she/they is/are housed for recommending tenure and promotion.

Application Procedure

How to Apply:
Applicants must submit a letter of application describing how they satisfy the qualifications listed above, curriculum vitae, and three current letters of recommendation to the application web address below. In later phases of the search process, applicants may be requested to provide verification of terminal degrees, licenses, and certificates.

Link to application: https://www.csun.edu/careers/

Application Deadline:
Screening of applications will begin October 1, 2021. Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled.

About the Organization

For more information about the University, visit our website at: http://www.csun.edu

About the College:
For more information about the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, see:
www.csun.edu/busecon

About the Department:
For more information about the Department of Business Law, see: http://www.csun.edu/blaw

For Additional Questions

Nanci.carr@csun.edu

Job ID

ID: J9244