Texas Tech University School of Law invites applications from exceptional individuals for a Professor of Practice position teaching Oil and Gas, Energy Law, and related courses. Applicants must possess a J.D. degree and have an exceptional background and achievement in Oil and Gas and Energy Law practice for a decade or more. Academic experience is preferred. Once hired, faculty members are evaluated and advancement is determined by contributions in teaching, research, and service to the law school and the university.
Texas Tech University, located in Lubbock, Texas, is a state-supported National Research University with an enrollment that exceeds 36,000 students. The law school has approximately 445 students and 42 full-time faculty members. The law school is an integral part of the University and offers 10 dual-degree programs with other Texas Tech schools and colleges. The Lubbock metropolitan area is home to almost 300,000 people, enjoys affordable housing, abundant sunshine, friendly people, and offers easy access to other parts of the country. For more information, visit the TTU website.
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.
Please submit your cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references electronically to the attention of the chair of the Personnel Committee, Stephen Black Professor of Law, at the Texas Tech Jobs website http://careers.texastech.edu/ or http://www.workattexastech.com. Please reference Requisition Number 13595BR. You may contact Professor Black directly at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.