Thoughts on Hiring New Law Professors
6 Pages Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last revised: 28 Jan 2009
Date Written: October 14, 2008
The paper describes and critiques the Association of American Law Schools hiring process, the means by which a significant portion of law school professors are hired. It argues that the process focuses on certain narrow criteria and works against intellectual diversity in law school faculty.
Keywords: legal education, employment, academic hiring
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