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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Law with emphasis in Tax Law - (FAC001089)

The University of Houston Law Center invites applications for lateral (already tenured or tenure-track) candidates for the Tax Law position; additional research and teaching interests are flexible. Applicants must hold a J.D. degree (or the equivalent) and should have outstanding records of accomplishment in scholarship, teaching, and service, or demonstrate a high probability of success as scholars, teachers, and future members of the Law Center’s broader community. Compensation will be based on experience and accomplishment. The position will commence with the fall 2020 semester. more...

Instructional Associate Professor of Law - Environmental Law - (FAC001091)

The University of Houston Law Center invites applications for a non-tenure track Instructional Associate Professor of Law position; with Environmental Law emphasis for the academic year 2020-2021. 

The non-tenure track appointment may have a one-year probationary contract period with no presumption of renewal.  However, based upon continued positive evaluations of the appointee, or sufficiently high experience and expertise when entering into the position, the position may provide or lead to a presumptively renewable multi-year contract.  The initial salary range for this position is expected to be $90,000 to $100,000 for a nine-month academic year, but the precise salary will be negotiated based on the candidate's experience and on compensation paid or offered to professors in comparable positions at comparable law schools. more...

Assistant or Associate Professor of Law – Health Law - (FAC001056)

The University of Houston Law Center invites applications for a tenure-track position as an assistant or associate professor of law in health law. Applicants should hold the J.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an ABA-accredited law school and should have outstanding records of accomplishment in scholarship, teaching, and service, or demonstrate a high probability of success as scholars, teachers, and future members of the Law Center’s broader community. Prior legal academic and teaching experience preferred but not required. An advanced degree, such as an M.D. or Ph.D., is preferred but not required.  We expect that the successful applicant will have both national recognition and a record of accomplishment that justifies appointment an assistant or associate professor of law.  Compensation will be based on experience and accomplishment. The position will commence with the fall 2020 semester. more...

Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Lawyering Skills and Strategies with Bar Prep Emphasis - (FAC000696):

The University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) invites applications for a non-tenure track clinical assistant, associate, or full  professor position in Lawyering Skills & Strategies (LSS) with Bar Prep emphasis for the academic year 2019-2020.  The contract is for twelve months, 9/1/2019 to 8/31/2020, the "FY20 Contract," starting when classes start in late August 2019 and continuing through the end of August 2020. The appointed rank for this search will depend on the successful candidate. more...

Asstistant Dean - (STA004605)
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

This posting is for a position at the University of Houston Law Center to function as a staff dean in the position of Assistant Dean for Student Affairs (“ADSA”).  The position reports to the Law Center’s Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (“ADAA”).

The position has overall responsibility for ensuring that activities and projects undertaken by Student Affairs run smoothly across various functions within the Law Center.  The position has particular responsibility for the following areas for Law Center students:  student services, such as academic records and enrollment; academic support; financial aid; advising and counseling; accommodations and wellness efforts; student organizations support; and formulation for and compliance with policies and procedures related to student matters.  The position will need to become expert in a variety of accounting, student data, financial and administrative systems used by UH and the Law Center. From time to time other duties may be assigned to the position related to student affairs by the Dean or the ADAA. The position has several direct reports and supervises approximately a half-dozen staff. more...