Job: Foreign and International Legal Research Adjunct/Lecturer

General Information
Position:
Foreign and International Legal Research Adjunct/Lecturer

Number position available:
1

Compensation:

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

FIU Adjunct/Lecturer, Foreign and International Legal Research

TEMPORARY POSITION

Job Information

Teach Foreign and International Legal Research. Can be taught in-person, or distance learning synchronous or asynchronous at adjunct professor’s discretion. Foreign and International Legal Research builds on the basic foundation of legal research skills provided through Legal Skills and Values I and II by offering students an advanced and in-depth exploration of foreign and international legal research techniques and resources; students in international moot court, human rights and immigration clinics, and those considering careers in international law are recommended to take the course. Lecturer of Foreign and International Legal Research will provide students the ability to research international, comparative and foreign law competently, covering research on specialized areas on public and private international law such as human rights, international criminal law, international trade, and international litigation and arbitration. Students should learn how to find treaties, decisions of international tribunals, United Nations and European Union documents, and legislation and court decisions of selected common law and civil law countries.


Education:

Minimum Qualifications:

J.D. and M.S. or M.A. in library and information studies or equivalent; experience teaching legal research.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience teaching online preferred. Experience teaching foreign and international legal research preferred.  Experience as foreign and international law librarian strongly preferred.  If teaching online asynchronous, must have previously taught legal research in this format.  Experience with Canvas LMS preferred. 

 

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
10-05-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/?posting=515976

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Part-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Florida International University College of Law Library

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
11200 SW 8th Street

Address 2:
RDB 2078

City:
Miami

Zip:
33199

County:
Miami-Dade


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Florida International University College of Law Library

Address:
11200 SW 8th Street

Address 2:
RDB 2078

City:
Miami

State:
Florida

Zip:
33199

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Nancy Urbina

Contact Email:
urbinan@fiu.edu

Contact Phone:
305-348-8019

Contact Fax:

How to apply

For complete job posting, and to submit your application please visit: https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/?posting=515976  


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