POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Lecturer(s) (Part-Time)
Paralegal Studies
SIU Carbondale

Position: Lecturer(s) (Non-Tenure Track, Part-Time), Paralegal Studies, SIU Carbondale. This position is contingent on available funding. The Paralegal Studies Program, Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking candidates for one or more part-time lecturers.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicant must possess a JD degree and be an active member of the Illinois state bar in good standing.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to a candidate with prior teaching experience and who has demonstrated knowledge and expertise in one or more of the following areas of law: Legal analysis, Writing, and Research; Introduction to Law; Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights; Business Entities, Corporate, and Partnership Law; and Family Law. Preference will also be given to a candidate who has substantial experience in the practice of Illinois Law as an attorney and who has worked closely with paralegal(s) or as a paralegal.

Duties: Teach one to two one-semester course(s) spring and/or fall semester(s). Some service duties may be assigned to assist the program director.

Effective Date of Appointment: January 1, 2017

Deadline for Application: November 4, 2016, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Send resume/vitae, letter of application indicating area(s) of expertise, and contact information for three references to:

Daniel A. Silver, Interim Director
Paralegal Studies Program
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1000 Faner Drive, Mail Code 4540
Carbondale, Illinois 62901

Telephone: 618-453-1234

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.