The invitation provides a history of UM Carey Law and a discussion of its current strengths, including its nationally ranked programs, diverse and talented student body, and faculty committed to timely scholarship.
The invitation also demonstrates the Search Committee’s awareness of the challenges facing all law schools.
“UM Carey Law’s faculty and Dean are committed to being strategically responsive to the challenges that confront legal education and the market realities that its graduates face,” the invitation states.
Applications for the deanship, which must include a curriculum vitae and cover letter, should be sent to the following electronic mailbox: email@example.com. Electronic submission of materials is strongly preferred.
Inquiries and nominations may also be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org or may be addressed to:
Tim McFeeley or Karla Saunders
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Washington, D.C. 20036
All inquiries and expressions of interest will be held in strict confidence. The search will continue until an appointment is made.
UM Carey Law’s current dean, Phoebe A. Haddon, announced in June that after five years of service, she will step down to return to the faculty.
Established in 1816, the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law is the third-oldest law school in the nation. Its outstanding faculty, innovative programs, and diverse and academically talented study body make it a lively and dynamic law school community. UM Carey Law is an integral part of the Baltimore-Washington legal and business community. It is located with five other professional schools on the University of Maryland, Baltimore's 61-acre research and technology complex in downtown Baltimore near the Inner Harbor.