Law Lecturer - Pretrial Litigation | University of Nebraska - Lincoln - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: F_210062 Department: College of Law-0899 Description of Work: The University of Nebraska College of Law is seeking a diverse pool of candidates to apply for two non-tenure track faculty appointments at the rank of lecturer for the 2021-2022 academic year. Successful candidates will teach a section of the Law College's Pretrial Litigation course. Specific teaching duties include the following: Teach a weekly substantive class on various topics related to civil pretrial litigation. Review and provide written and oral critique on the weekly assignments given to students. Evaluate students' performance in class and provide input to the resident faculty member in charge of course for purposes of assisting the resident faculty member in assigning course grades. Meet periodically throughout the semester with the resident faculty member and other lecturers to discuss course developments and coordinate approaches among the class sections. Other duties as assigned by the resident faculty member in charge of the course. Approximate allocation of responsibilities: Preparing for and providing class section instruction throughout the course – 50%. Reviewing students' written work product and providing detailed oral and written formative and summative critique to students – 40%. Meet with the resident faculty member and other lecturers to coordinate approaches to teaching class sections; other duties as assigned – 10%. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See Minimum Required Qualifications: J.D. from an ABA accredited law school or its foreign equivalent Minimum three years post J.D. experience in civil pretrial litigation Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with Nebraska state court civil procedure Job Type: Part-Time Temporary

Lincoln, Nebraska

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