Lecturer of Law and Tax - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

Bentley University is seeking a full-time non-tenure-track lecturer in law and tax to begin July 1, 2016. This is a position on a year to year contract. Candidates for this position should have demonstrated excellence in teaching and a proven recent track record of teaching both undergraduate and graduate introductory law courses within a business program/curriculum, as well as evidence of an ability to teach ethics within such courses. In addition, proven ability to teach any of the following courses will be considered favorably: graduate tax courses in an MST program; undergraduate law elective courses within an undergraduate business curriculum; and/or graduate law elective courses within an MBA program. Although the chosen candidate will predominantly teach both undergraduate and graduate law courses, they will likely also teach graduate tax courses from time to time, as needed by the Department. The standard teaching load is 4-4 (four courses per semester).

Bentley University leads higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate and social responsibility. We seek faculty and staff who represent diverse backgrounds, interests and talents — and share a commitment to high ethical standards and a willingness to embrace change. A supportive, team-oriented work environment promotes personal development and professional accomplishment.

Bentley University is an AACSB and EQUIS accredited institution that enrolls approximately 5,500 students at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels. Bloomberg ranks Bentley in the top 20 undergraduate business programs in the United States and U.S. News & World Report ranked Bentley as 6th in the Best Regional Universities-North category.

Required Qualifications

The candidate must have excellent credentials including a J.D. and admission to practice in one state’s jurisdiction. The applicant must also have three years of relevant work experience and three years of relevant teaching experience.

All application materials must be submitted through Bentley’s on-line employment site at https://jobs.bentley.edu. Applications must include curriculum vita, cover letter, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applicants must answer all fourteen (14) supplemental yes/no questions.

Applicants will be asked to submit contact information for 3 references. The references will be contacted for confidential references only after the candidate pool has been narrowed.

Preferred Qualifications

Evidence of each of the following will be favorably considered: versatility in teaching legal topics within undergraduate or graduate business curricula; and experience or ability to teach graduate tax courses. Evidence of publications will be considered positively but is not essential.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.

Keyword Phrases

  • Law, Tax & Financial Planning
  • Lecturer of Law and Tax
  • Business University
  • STAR - Scholarship, Teaching, Advising, Research
  • Corporate & Community Partnerships
  • Business Law
  • Accounting
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Professional
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter