Director of Legal Clinics - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University School of Law, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care and service, seeks an exceptional individual to serve as its Director of Clinical Programs. As of August 1, 2013, the clinic offices are housed on the seventh floor in the newly renovated home of the School of Law, in the heart of downtown St. Louis.

We look for a person who will be a creative and committed leader to work with our in-house and externship programs. The right individual will share our commitment to the values reflected in our mission statement, set out below, and will bring pedagogical insights to the design of programs to educate students. Appointment to this position will be at a rank determined in accordance with qualifications, and a tenure-track option is available for this position.

The Director will work with seven clinical faculty and two support staff. Six of the current clinical faculty supervise in-house clinics, each in a specific area of law or type of practice. The seventh faculty person oversees a large external program that is divided between judicial clerkships and other civil and criminal settings. The Director will also supervise a live-client clinic. The clinical program enrolls more than 200 students each year. The Director has both administrative and teaching responsibilities.

A Juris Doctor degree, significant practice experience, and teaching experience are required. For a tenure-track appointment, scholarly achievement is required. A collaborative leadership style, strong communication skills, and demonstrated administrative and management experience are preferred. A license to practice in Missouri, reciprocity, or a willingness to sit for the next Missouri bar exam is also required. Applications will be considered as they are received until the position is filled. Applications should include a resume and cover letter indicating particular qualifications. Please apply online at .

Any communication should be directed to:
Professor Ann Scarlett
Saint Louis University School of Law
100 N. Tucker Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63101-1930

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (AA/EOE) and encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

Commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Instruction-Law School
  • Director of Legal Clinics
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Law Studies
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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