Temple University, Fox School of Business and Management, Department of Legal Studies
Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Legal StudiesTemple University's Department of Legal Studies at the Fox School of Business and Management is seeking to expand its program of law-related courses involving business and public policy. This expansion will include law courses that focus on corporate governance, ethics, sustainability, the political and legislative process and regulatory compliance measures.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The Department is seeking applicants for this full-time, Non-Tenure Track faculty position at the Assistant Professor's level with a JD degree and at least 3 to 5 years of legal experience in the above areas. Also, an attorney who has a Ph.D., especially in a business discipline, is preferred. As a Non-Tenure Track faculty member, the individual will be required to publish in top quality, top tier legal journals so the candidate must have a proven record of research accomplishments.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested candidates should send their resumes to:
Professor Samuel D. Hodge, Jr.
Department of Legal Studies
464 Alter Hall
1801 Liacouras Walk, (006-00)
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6083
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Temple University of the Pennsylvania Commonwealth System of Higher Education serves over 37,000 students, and is one of the three major state-related, research universities in Pennsylvania. Established in 1918, and with almost 6,500 students and over 165 full-time faculty, the Fox School of Business is one of the largest most comprehensive business schools in the region and the nation, offering Bachelor, Masters, Executive Masters, and Ph.D. programs in traditional and specialized areas at urban and suburban campuses in the Philadelphia region and worldwide.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The Fox School's programs continue to garner recognition at national and international levels. U.S. News and World Report ranked the International Business undergraduate program in the Top 10 in the U.S., the International Business Graduate program in the Top 20 in the U.S., and the Risk Management and Insurance undergraduate program in the Top 10 in the U.S. Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review ranked the undergraduate Entrepreneurship program in the Top 5 in the country and the graduate Entrepreneurship program Top 10 in America. The Financial Times ranked the Fox Executive MBA program in the Top 20 in the U.S. and in the Top 55 in the world, while The Economist ranked the Fox MBA among the Top 50 programs in the world.
ABOUT THE AREA: Philadelphia is the fifth largest city in the United States, and is a major cultural center with a high concentration of dining and other attractions, as well as easy international access. It is close to New York and Washington D.C. Housing and living costs in Philadelphia are among the lowest of major US cities. Philadelphia also has a significant presence of IT, financial services, pharmaceutical, and other industries providing opportunities for interaction with businesses and research.
FURTHER INFORMATION: Temple University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and specifically invites applications from women and minorities. Additional information is available from the University, college and department websites at: http://www.temple.edu