Becoming a Law Professor: A Candidate's Guide
Brannon P. Denning
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Marcia L. McCormick
Saint Louis University - School of Law
Jeffrey M. Lipshaw
Suffolk University Law School
July 29, 2010
This is the Table of Contents and the Introduction to a forthcoming book from the American Bar Association. The authors provide detailed advice and resources for aspiring law professors, including a description of the categories of law faculty (and what they do), possible paths to careers in the legal academy, and "how to" guides for filling out the AALS's Faculty Appointments Register, interviewing at the Faculty Recruitment Conference (the "meat market"), issues for non-traditional candidates, dealing with callbacks and job offers, and getting ready for the first semester on the job.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 8
Keywords: law professors, AALS, meat market, FAR, FRC, callbacks, faculty candidate
JEL Classification: K10, K49
Date posted: August 1, 2010
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