Environmental Law Hiring (Updated)

Job descriptions for Environmental Law positions around the country

As promised, here is an updated list of schools hiring in the area of environmental law:

The Florida State University College of Law seeks to hire a lateral, tenure-track faculty member to fill a named professorship and teach in the areas of environmental law, energy law, land use, natural resources law, coastal and ocean law, or water law, or a combination of these. The College of Law is especially interested in senior lateral candidates. Please send a CV to Professor Wayne Logan, Appointments Committee Chair, at [email protected]

George Washington University is considering lateral and entry-level candidates in the environmental/natural resources/energy areas. Contact:Lisa Fairfax, [email protected]

Pace Law School seeks to hire a tenure-track or tenured faculty member in environmental law broadly, including energy law, land use law, natural resources law, and international environmental law. Entry-level and lateral candidates will be considered. Please send a c.v. to Professor Darren Rosenblum, Appointments Committee Chair, at [email protected]

Texas Tech University has a lateral search to fill the George W. McCleskey Professor of Water Law and Director for the Law School’s Center for Water Law and Policy. The school also encourages applications for tenure-track candidates who are interested in teaching Water Law. Submit materials to the attention of Professor John L. Watts at the Texas Tech Jobs website https://jobs.texastech.edu or www.workattexastech.com

University of Arkansas School of Law has a strong interest in hiring an environmental law professor. There are strong sustainability initiatives already ongoing throughout the University of Arkansas campus, including the LL.M. Program in Agricultural & Food Law, that could provide opportunities for collaboration.  Here is a link to the general job notice. http://hr.uark.edu/jobdetails.asp?ListingID=7019. [added after initial posting]

The University of Colorado Law School is searching for candidates with expertise in the following areas: environmental law, energy law, property law, and land-use law. Contact person: Scott R. Peppet [email protected]

The University of Hawai`i seeks a faculty position/program director to begin academic year 2014-2015 Duties: The successful candidate will be a full time member of the tenured or tenure track faculty and will direct the Law School’s Environmental Law Program. His or her primary teaching, scholarship, and service responsibilities will center on the areas of environmental and administrative law, broadly conceived. Contact person: Maxine Burkett, [email protected]

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law is seeking applicants for the position of the Edwin A. Smith/Missouri Chair of Law, the Constitution, and Society. The School is especially interested in applicants with strong backgrounds in Environmental Law, State and Local Government Law, Urban Law, and Property Law. To apply, send a cover letter, CV, and other materials you wish to have considered, to Professor Douglas Linder, Chair of Appointments Committee, UMKC School of Law, 5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64110. Applications should be submitted before October 15, 2013.

The University of New Mexico School of Law (UNM SOL) plans to hire a visiting faculty member for the Spring, 2015 semester in the area of natural resources and/or environmental law. Interested candidates should contact Nathalie Martin, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, at [email protected] UNM SOL hopes to fill a permanent position in this area next year.

The University of San Diego is considering lateral candidates in the energy/environmental areas. Contact Orly Lobel, [email protected]

Vermont Law School is searching for a Transactional Clinical Assistant Professor and Staff Attorney to work as a lawyer and teacher spearheading the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) work with students, the CAFS LLM Fellow, and other faculty to develop legal tools and resources to support sustainable food systems. Send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Human Resources, Vermont Law School, P.O. Box 96, South Royalton, VT 05068 or to [email protected]

Wyoming will be advertising for (a) water law; and (b) energy, principally oil and gas. (Position may not be advertised in the AALS, because it is a joint School of Energy Resources and Law)(preliminary information) Contacts: Jacquelyn L. Bridgeman [email protected] (water law); James M. Delaney [email protected] (oil and gas).