The University of Houston Law Center invites applications for anentry-level tenure-track Civil Procedure position. Applicants musthold a J.D. degree (or the equivalent) and should have outstandingrecords of accomplishment in scholarship, teaching, and service, ordemonstrate a high probability of success as scholars, teachers,and future members of the Law Center’s broader community.Compensation will be based on experience and accomplishment. Theposition will commence with the fall 2021 semester.The Law Center has about 60 full-time faculty and enrollsapproximately 800 students. In addition to offering a vibrant J.D.program, the Law Center offers LL.M. concentrations in health law;taxation; energy, environment, and natural resources; internationallaw; and intellectual property and information law. The Law Centeralso offers an LL.M. degree in U.S. Law to foreign lawyers. Manydozens of lawyers from countries around the world are in residenceat the Law Center each year for this degree or to take the LL.M. inone of the other five LL.M. concentrations offered by the LawCenter. The Law Center is fully accredited by the American BarAssociation and is a member of the Association of American LawSchools. It is designated by the U. S. Department of Education asan Hispanic-Serving Institution and Asian American Native AmericanPacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI).The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach civilprocedure law courses, but experience or willingness to teachelsewhere in the Law Center curriculum, including other 1L courses,bar exam topics, or upper level areas complementary with the LawCenter, will be a helpful credential depending on the coursepreferences.The University of Houston Law Center is seeking outstandingcandidates who will bring greater diversity to the faculty,including women, racial and ethnic minorities, and members of otherunderrepresented groups in the legal profession. The University ofHouston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.To receive fullest consideration, your online application must bereceived by October 16, 2020. The Law Center will participate inthe AALS national hiring process and will attend the FacultyRecruiting Conference. Entry level candidates can direct inquiriesto Professor Robert Ragazzo, [email protected] Furtherinformation about the school and its programs is available athttp://www.law.uh.eduThe University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons withdisabilities are encouraged to apply.Qualifications :J.D. degree (or the equivalent) and should have an outstandingrecord of accomplishment in scholarship, teaching, andservice.Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for afaculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of finalcandidate. All positions at the University of Houston are securitysensitive and will require a criminal history check.