The University of Oregon School of Law invites applications from entry-level candidates for a tenure-track assistant professor position focusing on Tax Law and Trusts & Estates, which begins in August 2024. Applicants must have scholarship, teaching, and/or research experience, and/or practice expertise in tax law, trusts & estates, or related fields. Candidates employing any research methodology or approach are welcome to apply.
Successful candidates must be able to work effectively with students, staff, and faculty with a range of disciplinary perspectives, culturally diverse backgrounds, and multiple intersectional identities, as well as be able to help advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in the University community.
• JD from an accredited law school or equivalent degree.
• Record of academic excellence, demonstrated expertise and success or the potential for success in producing outstanding scholarship regarding tax law, trusts & estates, or related fields.
• Scholarship, teaching, and/or research experience, and/or practice expertise in Environmental Law or related fields.
Preference will be given to applicants with substantial scholarship, teaching, and research experience, and/or practice expertise in tax law and trusts & estates.
About the University
The University of Oregon School of Law is a dynamic ABA-accredited law school and Oregon’s only public law school. Degrees offered include Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Laws (LLM), Master of Conflict and Dispute Resolution (CRES), and a minor in undergraduate legal studies. Oregon Law’s mission is to provide a world-class education. We prepare students through excellent classroom teaching paired with a multitude of practical experience opportunities and robust professional development. Our faculty produce exceptional research and scholarship. We accomplish our mission in a positive, inclusive environment where we strive to provide everyone with opportunities to grow, contribute, and develop. Our aim is to learn, teach, and practice the principles of equity and justice as critical foundations for our overall effort to achieve excellence as a top-ranked law school. Success in this work requires a diverse group of people in various faculty and staff roles working in one of our two locations, Eugene and Portland. The University of Oregon is located within the traditional homelands of the Southern Kalapuya. Learn more about Oregon Law at law.uoregon.edu, and consider joining our team.
Additional information can be found here.
Special thanks to Adam J. Hirsch (Napoleon Jones Professor of Law and Herzog Endowed Scholar, University of San Diego School of Law) for bringing this announcement to my attention.