Legal Writing Specialist (Half-Time) - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in Carbondale Illinois

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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Carbondale, Illinois

United States


Detailed Job Description

Southern Illinois University School of Law is an outstanding, small public law school that provides its students with an optimal mix of theoretical and experiential educational opportunities in a student-centered environment in order to prepare them for a changing legal profession in a global environment. SIU School of Law seeks to fill one half-time Legal Writing Support Specialist position to begin as soon as possible.

Title: Legal Writing Specialist, this is a renewable term, Administrative/Professional position, subject to available funding.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must posses a Juris Doctor degree and have technical expertise in legal writing. Preferred qualifications include holding Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited law school or its equivalent; having an outstanding law school academic record; and being an expert in English grammar, rhetoric, and composition.

Duties & Responsibilities: The Legal Writing Support Specialist serves as a resource to help remedy student deficiencies in core legal writing competencies.

Application Instructions:
Use Institution Website button to the right of this job description, then follow instructions on the jobpage at SIU-Carbondale's website.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
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Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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