Full Time Tenured Legal Studies Instructor

Full Time Tenured Legal Studies Instructor


Legal Studies


The candidate can expect to teach a broad range of legal studies courses determined by the evolving needs of the department. Typical load is five classes each semester, five days a week. Experience teaching diverse students at various levels of college-preparedness and non-traditional students is highly desirable.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor degree and at time of hiring, a licensed attorney.
  • For Paralegal courses, previous experience working with paralegals.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Commitment to teaching a student body diverse in ability, age, ethnicity, race, and sexual orientation.
  • Must successfully pass a criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior college teaching/program coordinating experience in an American Bar Association approved Paralegal Program.
  • Prior college teaching/program coordinating experience in Criminal Justice Systems.
  • Experience with academic outcomes assessment, date collection, and analysis.
  • Experience with curricula development.


This is a regular tenured full-time faculty position with salary to be determined by placement on the faculty salary schedule commensurate with education and experience.

Beginning Date:

August 17, 2020

Application Deadline:

Until filled

Application Procedure:

Please submit letter of application, teaching philosophy, resume and transcripts to resumebank@ssc.edu.