The University of Michigan Law School Seeks Assistant Dean of Career Planning

The University of Michigan Law School invites applications for the senior administrative position of Assistant Dean of Career Planning. Founded in 1859, Michigan Law School enjoys a reputation for academic excellence characterized by a powerful commitment to access and diversity. Michigan is consistently ranked among the top ten law schools in the nation, and enjoys international renown for its intellectual rigor, stunning physical surroundings, preeminent faculty scholarship, and a community noted for collegiality and warmth. Michigan Law has a student population of 1100 J.D. and 40 LL.M. students, and an alumni population of 20,000. Our graduates serve with distinction in the private, public, non-profit and academic sectors, in large numbers in every major market in the nation, as well as internationally.

Required Qualifications:

A Juris Doctor degree; five years of legal practice experience or the equivalent; experience and familiarity with legal recruiting; an ability to counsel and connect with law students; extensive knowledge of the legal job market, particularly large private law firms and judicial clerkships, with a demonstrated ability to network; excellent interpersonal skills; ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously, to be decisive, and to work well under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude and sense of humor; excellent oral and written communication skills; and previous experience as a consensus-builder and team leader.

For additional details and information about how to apply, qualifications, duties, etc., please visit Symplicity or the University of Michigan Law School website.