About the University of Georgia
The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grant
university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the
state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified
institution of higher education ( https://www.uga.edu/
). UGA is currently
ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News &
World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,
approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses
in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785
by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered
University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800
full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time
staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students
including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and
professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and
colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University
housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
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Law Academic (9 mo.)
Applicants should have a J.D. from an accredited law school.
The University of Georgia School of Law invites applications to
fill one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant
professor. The positions will begin August 2022. Applicants must be
committed to producing world-class scholarship, providing
first-rate legal training and engaging in meaningful service. The
diversity of the faculty is an important strategic interest, and
the school has curricular needs in criminal law.
Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies
Applicants seeking the rank of assistant professor must have
superior academic credentials and a demonstrated potential for
excellence in scholarship, teaching, and service. The School of Law
is committed to producing world-class ideas, so candidates should
have a demonstrated track record of scholarly publications or
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Does this position have operation, access, or control of
Does this position require a P-Card?
Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?
Is driving a responsibility of this position?
Does this position have direct interaction or care of children
under the age of 18 or direct patient care?
Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety,
IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to
chemicals and medications)
Credit and P-Card policy
Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with
financial responsibilities. For additional information about the
credit check criteria, visit the
UGA Credit Background Check
Produce and/or publish scholarly research.
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