Texas Tech University School of Law

Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas

Texas Tech University School of Law seeks applications from exceptional individuals to fill two tenured or tenure-track positions for the 2013-2014 academic year.  Based upon our curricular needs, it is anticipated that one hire will primarily teach corporate/business courses, including Business Entities and electives such as Security Regulations, Mergers & Acquisitions, and related courses.  The other hire will teach first-year Property; we are flexible with regard to the other courses, but have needs including Environmental Law, Alternative Energy Law, Agriculture Law, Intellectual Property, and Immigration Law.  Once hired, faculty members are evaluated and advancement is determined by contributions in teaching, research, and service.

Texas Tech University, located in Lubbock, Texas, is a state-supported National Research University with an enrollment that exceeds 32,000 students.  The law school has approximately 700 students and 40 full-time faculty members.  The law school is an integral part of the University and offers 12 dual-degree programs with other Texas Tech schools and colleges.  The Lubbock metropolitan area is home to 250,000 people, enjoys affordable housing, abundant sunshine, and friendly people, and offers easy access to other parts of the country.  For more information, visit our website at http://www.law.ttu.edu/.

Texas Tech is an affirmative action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans, and we consider the needs of dual-career couples.  Please send your cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Professor John L. Watts, Chair, Personnel Committee, Texas Tech University School of Law, 1802 Hartford Avenue, Lubbock, TX 79409-0004, or John.Watts@ttu.edu.  Resume review will begin in mid-August 2012.