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About the Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Founded in 2006, the Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel
University offers an ABA-accredited Juris Doctor (J.D.) program in
law, together with other graduate programs in law. This position is
in connection with the Kline Law J.D. program.
The adjunct faculty member is responsible for implementing the
mission of the Kline School of Law. To that end, each adjunct
faculty member will employ a variety of strategies to foster
student learning and discussions, will evaluate student work, and
will provide students with feedback as to their progress toward
meeting the course learning objectives. Each adjunct faculty member
is responsible for creating a syllabus in accordance with
University guidelines, teaching the course section, being available
to students (e.g., responding to email inquiries), maintaining
accurate documentation of course records to justify grades
submitted, submitting student grades in accordance with University
policy, and any other duties directly related to the course as
assigned by the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs or
concentration director. Responsibilities may include teaching days,
evenings, and nights, with the potential for in-person only, online
only, or a combination.
- Develop and/or teach J.D. course in law.
- Teach required number of credit hours per term based on their
- Demonstrate knowledge and skills related to the teaching of
law, teaching methodology, curriculum development, and
- Evaluate student achievement of curricular objectives/outcomes
related to law.
- Schedule two office hours per week for student availability, if
- Maintain communication with the Dean for Academic Affairs
regarding any course or student issues.
- Perform other similar duties as assigned.
Special Instructions to the Applicant
- Law Degree, J.D.
- A minimum of two years of practical experience of
university-level teaching experience.
Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when
submitting your application. Please also submit an 800-character
(approximately 125 word) bio to be used on the Kline Law
Review of applicants will begin and continue until a suitable
candidate pool is identified.
Feb 14 2022 Eastern Standard Time
Aug 12 2022 Eastern Daylight Time