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Part-Time Faculty Pool, School of Law

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number PTF320
Advertised Title Part-Time Faculty Pool, School of Law
Position Number 011678
Department School of Law
Job Summary

Teach one or two courses for the University of Memphis, generally at the undergraduate level.

THIS POSTING IS NOT A GUARANTEE OF AN OPEN POSITION. Applications for part-time faculty positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the department chair when openings become available. Future teaching assignments are on a term-by-term basis, which may include fall, spring and summer.

Postings close yearly on January 31; to maintain your application within the system, you will need to re-apply each year.

At the time of application, applicants should be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, references list, statement of teaching philosophy, & an unofficial transcript.

Minimum Position Qualifications

JD strongly preferred. Previous higher education teaching experience strongly desired.

Selected candidates must agree to and pass a criminal background check in order to be employed.

Special Conditions
Posting Date 03/01/2017
Closing Date 01/31/2018
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range From $700 per credit hour
Special Instructions to Applicants
Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * At what location(s) would you be able to teach for the University?
    • All locations, including on-site, satellite, and online courses
    • On-site, main campus courses only
    • On-site, main campus AND Memphis area satellite locations
    • On-site, main campus AND all satellite locations, including Lambuth & Dyersburg campuses
    • Lambuth campus only
    • Dyersburg campus only
    • Online courses only
  2. * What is your current employment status at the University of Memphis?
    • I have never been employed by the University of Memphis.
    • Former employee (not currently employed)
    • Current full-time/part-time employee
    • Current full-time/part-time temporary employee
    • Current graduate assistant
    • Current student worker
  3. * Do you have previous college teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least a master's degree in the teaching discipline or a master's degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Have you ever been an employee, student, or alumnus of the University of Memphis, and/or had a "memphis.edu" email address or ID number?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. References List