Assistant Professor Of Legal Studies

St. John Fisher College Rochester , NY 14618

Posted 3 months ago

St. John Fisher University, an independent, liberal arts institution in the Catholic tradition located in Rochester, New York, seeks nominations and applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of Political Science with an emphasis in Legal Studies. To begin fall 2023.

The successful candidate will contribute to our legal studies program by offering courses in the field of law and politics. The ability to offer classes in legal theory, in the legal process, or in US or comparative public law are particularly welcome.

The candidate must demonstrate the potential for superb teaching, excellence in scholarship, and a commitment to mentoring students. The person hired must possess their Ph.D. by August 2023. Candidates with prior teaching experience and PhDs with a J.D. degree are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applicants are encouraged to visit our web page to get more information about the requirements and coursework in Legal Studies. https://www.sjf.edu/major-minors/legal-studies/

Founded in 1948, St. John Fisher University is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the northeast and has a rich history of academic excellence and an outstanding reputation for its commitment to a student-centered, personalized educational environment. The educational philosophy of the founding Basilian Fathers-Teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge-reflects Fisher's traditions and values today, and the campus prepares individuals for lives of intellectual, professional, and civic integrity and where diversity and service to others are valued and practiced, www.sjf.edu.

The School of Arts and Sciences at St John Fisher University serves all undergraduate students through 33 programs, the Core general education curriculum, and pre-professional requirements. The School provides all the liberal arts offerings required for baccalaureate degrees, thus providing critical skills and perspectives across a wide range of disciplines.

The new faculty will arrive at an exciting time in our University's history. Our Legal Studies program is one of the fastest growing programs in the School of Arts and Sciences.

Our student-focused faculty promote active and applied learning. We pride ourselves on the strength of our relationships with program alumni and our undergraduate internship and field experiences.


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St. John Fisher College