Faculty Job in Academic & University Business Law, Assistant Professor-in-Residence/Assistant Professor, Lee Business School 
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Business Law, Assistant Professor-in-Residence/Assistant Professor, Lee
Business School 
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more
than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with
high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public
research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region’s diversifying
population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health
center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two
satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on line at: http://www.unlv.edu
The university is committed to enhancing efforts to attract and retain top students and faculty, educating the region’s diversifying population and workforce, driving economic
activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center
for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of
Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada.
COMMITTMENT to DIVERSITY
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness
as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.
ROLE of the POSITION
UNLV Lee Business School is a leading public business school with a reputation for a strong
commitment to scholarship, teaching, and engagement with the Las Vegas business community. We invite applications from aspiring and
accomplished teaching faculty in business law and taxation to join the faculty of the Lee Business School in the Department of Accounting.
This position is a nine-month, non-tenure track appointment plus the possibility additional opportunities for summer teaching. Teaching
responsibilities include undergraduate business law, law for accountants, and taxation courses. Faculty responsibilities in addition to
teaching include development, review, and assessment of related learning outcomes, development of courses and programs, service on Lee
Business School and Department of Accounting committees, and engagement with students, faculty, and the Las Vegas business and legal
communities. This position will begin in August 2018.
This position requires a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA accredited law school to teach
business law, law for accountants, and taxation courses. Preference will be given to applicants with prior university-level teaching
experience and L.L.M. and / or an accounting background with a Certified Public Accountant license. Candidates must demonstrate the
potential for excellence in teaching and service. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate the ability to provide intellectual
contributions and scholarship and to those with established record of excellent teaching and service to a business school community. The Lee
Business School and the Department of Accounting are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and all
applicants must meet or exceed the minimum guidelines to be qualified, participating faculty.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the
names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe
their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the
information on which the initial review of materials will be based.
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on December 1, 2017 and best consideration
will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Robert M. Cornell, Search Committee Chair, and
are to be submitted via on-line application at https://hrsearch.unlv.edu. For assistance with UNLV’s on-line applicant portal, contact UNLV Employment Services at
(702) 895-3504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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