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School of Law

Open Positions

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Adjunct Legal Research Instructor

The University of South Carolina's Law Library seeks a highly-motivated and student-oriented adjunct instructor to teach one section (approximately 35 students) of a year-long required Legal Research, Analysis and Writing course. Core duties: The Instructor teaches introductory legal research in a required first-year integrated research and writing course. This instructor will be responsible for the research component of the course. Another instructor will be teaching the writing component of the course. The two instructors will work together and coordinate the components of the course.

Successful applicants will have the following: strong teamwork and student orientation; self-motivation with the ability to work collaboratively and independently; ability to exercise sound professional judgment; strong interpersonal and communication skills; interest in teaching and ability to make effective presentations to groups.

Required: J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school.

Strongly Preferred: M.L.S. or equivalent degree from ALA-accredited school.

Preferred: Experience in classroom teaching, One or more years of instructing students at an ABA-accredited law school.

The University of South Carolina Law Library is the largest law library in South Carolina and one of the larger in the Southeast and serves a vibrant and diverse patron base. The Law Library is independently administered, with a collection of over 500,000 volumes, robust electronic resource access, and a staff of 15.

Salary is $2500 per semester.

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

To apply, go to: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/83326


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