Texas Tech University Professor of Practice in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching in an area of expertise, mentoring students in professional and career preparation and serving as liaison with professional contacts and entities on behalf of the department or program.

Major/Essential Functions
  • Teaching Oil and Gas, Energy Law and related courses.
  • Make contributions in research, and service to the law school and the university.
Required Qualifications

Normally, a master’s degree in the discipline or the substantiated equivalent in professional experience of ten (10) years or more.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Possess a J.D. degree and have an exceptional background and achievement in Oil and Gas and Energy Law practice for a decade or more.
  • Academic experience is preferred.
EEO Statement

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Professor of Practice

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: School of Law

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No

Required Attachments: Resume / CV

Job Type: Full Time

Pay Basis: Monthly

Salary Grade: 800

Travel Required: None

Shift: Day

Schedule Details: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 13595BR