Posting SummaryPosition Title Trial Team Coach
Division Provost Major Department College of Law Department College of Law (Home Department) Location Ontario CA, College of Law Diversity Statement
The University supports a diverse and inclusive environment where students recognize and benefit from the life experiences and viewpoints of other students, faculty, and staff. Diversity is an active and intentional practice that supports difference and multiplicity to expand knowledge, educate capable citizens, develop the whole person, and serve our local and global communities. Promoting and sustaining diversity is a commitment to educational quality and the creation of positive, respectful learning communities.
The University of La Verne is a private not-for-profit university founded in 1891 located in La Verne, California. The core values that we live by are Ethical Reasoning, Diversity and Inclusivity, Lifelong Learning and Community and Civic Engagement.
If you're passionate about these values, join us at the University of La Verne! This position is responsible for coaching the College of Law mock trial teams. The mock trial team practices regularly and competes in local regional, and national competitions.
Instructs students in trial advocacy techniques including, but not limited to, writing and performing opening statements, direct examinations, cross examinations, and closing arguments, and making and responding to objections. Teaches students the Federal Rules of Evidence and legal principles and procedures associated with both criminal and civil cases. Works with students to develop case themes, theories, and strategies. Attends and leads mock trial practices. Accompanies students to mock trial competitions and chaperones to ensure that all students adhere to all University policies and procedures throughout the duration of the trip.
Previous participation as a coach and/or competitor in mock trial at a law school Ability and willingness to learn University policies and procedures and implement and enforce those policies when chaperoning tournaments.
Litigation experience preferred
Below is a list of benefits and perks offered to Adjunct Faculty: Benefit Hub (discount perks) Free Parking Adjunct Faculty Development Funds Staff discounted lunches at the Spot 10% off discount at the University of La Verne Bookstore and Graphics Tuition Remission (Senior Adjuncts) Contribution Retirement Plan (must meet hours) for Mandatory – Voluntary Contribution at anytime Medical (must meet hours) Utilize services offered at CTL and the wellness center.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion and clearance of a background check and employment verification.
Hiring Pay Rate
Hiring Salary Per Hiring Rank:
College of Law: $29.12
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