The nice thing about being chair of the newly created Laterals & Chairs committee is that I can dream about all the wonderful people I will be persuading to come join our faculty.
The not-so-nice thing about being chair of the newly created Laterals & Chairs committee is that it’s quite a lot of work.
Here’s the official approved text inviting experienced law professors to contact me if they fancy joining an exciting law faculty located in a tropical paradise,
The University of Miami School of Law invites applications from faculty at all levels of seniority with an interest in joining our lively faculty beginning in the 2007-2008 academic year. While open to the right candidate in any field, the Laterals & Chairs committee intends to focus its search in the fields of commercial law, health and health policy, international arbitration/ADR, international business transactions, international trade, and trusts & estates.
Candidates should possess strong academic or practice backgrounds, a record of scholarship or public service, the clear potential for scholarly productivity, and an enthusiasm for teaching. We also seek to add to the diversity of our faculty. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.
Contact: Professor Michael Froomkin, Chair, Laterals & Chairs Committee, University of Miami School of Law, P.O. Box 248087, Coral Gables, FL 33124-8087, fax 305-284-6506.