TAX LAW - ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE OR FULL PROFESSOR OF LAW
Apply now Job no: 234780-FA
Work type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: LAW/LAW SCHOOL/LAW SCHOOL
Categories: Accounting, Finance, Purchasing, Instructional, Legal Affairs
The University of Wisconsin Law School seeks an individual to teach in the
area of tax law.
Teach tax law and other closely related courses in the Law School and engage
in research and service of the types expected of faculty members.
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Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison.
We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their
identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion
enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of
excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably
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who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
J.D. required. Qualified applicants will have a specialization in tax law or a
closely related field.
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
The University of Wisconsin Law School seeks entry-level and lateral
candidates who show scholarly excellence or promise, as evidenced by
publications, works in progress, or a research agenda. Applicants should have
relevant experience such as teaching, legal practice, or a judicial clerkship.
Hiring rank will be commensurate with years of relevant experience. All
candidates must have proven success in conducting research or publishing
papers in top-tier journals, and teaching appropriate to their stage of
career. Lateral applicants must have a distinguished record of research,
teaching, and service.
Once hired, faculty members are evaluated and advancement is determined by
contributions in teaching, research, and service to the Law School, the
university, and the profession. Candidates must meet criteria for a tenure-
track faculty appointment at UW-Madison.
The University of Wisconsin Law School, located in Madison, WI, is an integral
part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, one of the top research
universities in the United States. It offers both JD and advanced law degrees,
and enrolls students from around the U.S. and around the world. Madison is a
city of lakes, frequently listed among the top ten places to live in the U.S.
Further information about the law school is available at www. law.wisc.edu.
A451000-LAW SCHOOL/LAW SCHOOL/LAW SCHOOL
Full Time: 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
AUGUST 20, 2022
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
All applicants must submit an application electronically through the Jobs at
UW website: https: // jobs.wisc.edu/. To begin the application process at
jobs.wisc.edu, please search for job 234780, and click on the "Apply Now"
button. You will be asked to upload the following as one complete file upload:
1. CV - Required
2. Letter of Interest - Optional
3. List of References - Optional
Review of applications through the Jobs at UW website will begin immediately
and continue through the full consideration date. The deadline for ensuring
full consideration is Wednesday, August 25, 2021; however, the position will
remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.
Law School Appointments Committee
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:
800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAYSERVICE for further
PROFESSOR(C20NN) or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR(C30NN) or ASSISTANT
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified
individuals to apply.
If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find
information about how to make a request at the following website:
https: // employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total
Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation
structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job
postings may change. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For
more information please visit: https: // hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-
Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you
and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of
applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of
the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and
disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and
on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the
previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request;
please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.
Applications Open: Jun 10 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Open until filled