Director, Pre-Law Advisory and Forensics Programs / Assistant Professor, U.S. Constitutional Law

Company
Patrick Henry College
City
Purcellville
State
VA
Salary Range
Commensurate with qualifications and experience

 

 

Posted 5/9/19

 

Position:  Director, Pre-Law Advisory and Forensics Programs

                  Assistant Professor, U.S. Constitutional Law

 

Pre-Law Advisory

Responsibilities:  Oversight of Pre-law Advisory program designed to position students for admission and success at Top Tier law schools.  Includes:

  •       Personal mentorship

  •       Strategic Experience Mapping (key internships, participation in forensics activities, Undergraduate Law Review, etc.)

  •       Primary resource for law school application processes

  •       Networking with top law school admissions personnel

 

May include publications in Pre-Law Advisory journals. 

 

Forensics

Responsibilities:  Primary leadership role in shaping and executing a broad-based forensics program.  Position works with Assistant Forensics Coach for administrative and team developmental strategies.  Includes:

·      Moot Court (Coach)

            o   Organization and execution of annual Moot Court Intramural Tournament

  •      Mock Trial (Coach)

  •      British Parliamentary Debate (Oversight*)

  •      Model United Nations (Oversight*)

  •      Speech & Debate (Oversight*)

*Oversight defined as responsible for:

  •      Determining how each program fits into Strategic Experience Mapping (see Pre-Law Advisory above);

  •      Sourcing leadership for each program 

  •      Budget allocation

  •      Annual program evaluations

 

May leverage network of volunteer alumni resources to supplement as needed. 

 

Assistant Professor, U.S. Constitutional Law

Responsibilities:  Prepares and teaches assigned courses in U.S. Constitutional Law.  May also include upper level government courses as assigned.

 

Qualifications include:  Jurisprudence Doctorate (JD) or PhD in Government or related field; Experience in trial law/ appellate law preferred.  Experience in college-level forensics competitor and/or coach.

 

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 

 

The College offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits program, including comprehensive health and dental coverage and a 401(k) plan.

 

Candidates should be evangelical Christians, in full agreement with the College’s Statement of Faith and Biblical Foundations Statement and supportive of the College’s Mission, Vision, and Educational Philosophy (see http://www.phc.edu/fundamental.php).

 

PHC is a private, nondenominational, and TRACS-accredited institution located near Washington, D.C., in Purcellville, Virginia.  The classical liberal arts – wed to a strong biblical foundation – are at the heart of the College’s educational philosophy.  This approach is evidenced by the College’s unique sixty-three credit-hour core curriculum.  PHC is known for its talented and highly-motivated students and for its high academic quality.   

 

To apply, submit a cover letter addressed to President Jack Haye together with a curriculum vitae, a list of three references (one pastoral), a sample of scholarship, and a personal statement of faith including an explanation of how you integrate faith and teaching in your classroom and / or current position. Also include teaching evaluations or evidence of successful teaching if available. Application materials should be submitted to jobs@phc.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately.