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Visiting Assistant Professor - Kline School of Law

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Work type: Full-Time
Location: University City - Philadelphia, PA
Categories: Drexel University, Kline School of Law

About Drexel

Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, a comprehensive global research university and a major engine for economic development in the region. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics.

Job Summary

Drexel University Kline School of Law, in Philadelphia, seeks to hire two Visiting Assistant Professor for positions commencing in the fall of 2022 and ending at the conclusion of the 2023-2024 academic year. This is a two-year, non-tenure track position. 

Essential Functions

The School seeks to hire Visiting Assistant Professors in two areas:

  1. Federal Income Tax and Enterprise Tax: The successful candidate must be able to teach both courses in the 2022-2023 and 2023-    2024 academic years, one per semester.
  2. Torts and a course at the intersection of law & technology: The successful candidate must be able to teach Torts in the fall semester and a Law & Technology course in the spring semester of the 2022-2023 and 2023-2024 academic years.

Required Qualifications

J.D. or its equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates must have a demonstrated record of, or commitment to, scholarly achievement and excellence. Because the School is part of a major research university, faculty are expected to engage in scholarship at the highest level. The School particularly seeks candidates with educational, methodological, or practice backgrounds that add vitality to their research.


University City, Philadelphia, PA

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae (with references) and research agenda when submitting your application.

Review of applications will begin once a suitable candidate pool is identified.

Supplemental Information

Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Kline School of Law is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Salaries are commensurate with experience. 

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