Deadline: Open until filled.

Professor Sidney Watson Chair, Appointments Committee


Saint Louis University School of Law seeks a tenured/tenure track faculty member in health law to join its nationally recognized Center for Health Law Studies. We are looking for faculty members who are committed to excellence in teaching, engaged scholarship, and public service. The Center for Health Law Studies faculty has a thirty-five year tradition of service to the health professions, the health law community and the public through their teaching, scholarship and service. We are looking for a faculty member to join us who shares our enthusiasm to educate and launch the next generation of health lawyers and health policy experts.
SLU LAW’s Center for Health Law Studies offers students a health law certificate J.D. program; a Health Law LL.M.; dual degree programs with the College for Public Health and Social Justice, Center for Health Outcomes Research and the Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics; a semester in Washington, D.C. externship program; and both clinical and service learning opportunities in health law. The Center co-hosts, with the American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics, the Health Law Scholars Workshop for junior health law and bioethics faculty. The Saint Louis University Journal of Health Law and Policy, a student-edited journal, sponsors an annual Health Law Symposium and the Health Law Distinguished Speakers Series brings prominent academics and practitioners to campus to speak and meet with students. The Center has a network of more than 1,250 health law alumni across the country. More information is available at
We strongly encourage women, minorities, people with disabilities and others who would enrich the diversity of our academic community to apply.
We seek both entry-level and lateral candidates for this full-time, tenured or tenure-track position beginning fall 2017. Qualifications for this position include a law degree, academic excellence and outstanding teaching and scholarly promise. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. The appointment may be at the Assistant, Associate or full Professor.
Consideration of applications and nominations for this position will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.  Applications (including resume, names of references, and information regarding teaching and scholarly interest(s)) should be submitted online through People Admin at
Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care and service.
For additional information, please contact:
Professor Sidney Watson
Chair, Appointments Committee
Saint Louis University School of Law
100 N. Tucker Blvd. │ St. Louis, MO 63101 │ 314.977.2751
Saint Louis University School of Law is an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and encourages nominations of and applications of women and minorities.

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