CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 6, Issue 2 - September 9, 2005

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CSDR / LL.M. PROGRAM NEWS

PROF. MARC GALANTER TO SPEAK AT MU LAW SCHOOL
MONDAY, SEPT. 12 and TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 1:50 in ROOM 7
A leading figure in the empirical study of the legal system, Prof. Marc Galanter from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will give the Annual Distinguished Alternative Dispute Resolution Lecture, “A World Without Trials?”, from 1:50 to 3:05 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 12 in Room 7, Hulston Hall. A second lecture, “Learning From Lawyer Jokes,” will be from 1:50 to 3:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13 in Room 7, Hulston Hall. Both lectures are presented by the MU Law School and its Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution. The lectures are free of charge.

CONFERENCES / RESOURCES / CONTESTS

HAMLINE LAW SCHOOL DISPUTE RESOLUTION INSTITUTE SYMPOSIUM ON GLOBALIZATION OF ADR
OCT. 29-30, ST. PAUL , MN
The Hamline Law School Dispute Resolution Institute is sponsoring a symposium, “Intentional Conversations About the Globalization of ADR,” on Oct. 29-30 in St. Paul, MN. For more information, see http://web.hamline.edu/law/adr/symposium/biennial_symposium_1.html or contact Salvador Panga (MU LLM '01) at (651) 523-2561 or spanga01@hamline.edu.

WILLIAM J. PIERCE WRITING CONTEST
The National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws is sponsoring the William J. Pierce Writing Contest. This is a student writing competition for the best article, note, or comment that addresses a uniform or model act, or an issue arising from a uniform or model act, promulgated by the Conference. Students studying dispute resolution might want to write about the Uniform Mediation Act or Revised Uniform Arbitration Act, which are available at http://www.nccusl.org/Update/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabindex=2&tabid=60. This contest is open to students enrolled in any United States law school or students who have graduated from a U.S. law school within the last year. The winner will receive $500. Application deadline: Dec. 1. For more information, contact NCCUSL at 211 E. Ontario Street, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60611, (312) 915-0195, or email krobinson@nccusl.org. For a copy of the contest announcement, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW
TUCSON , AZ
The University Of Arizona James E. Rogers College Of Law invites applications for one or more faculty in the areas of torts, civil procedure, professional responsibility, evidence, commercial law, health law, ADR and complex litigation, and other areas as needed. Review of applications will begin on Sept. 12 and continue until one or more positions are filled. Contact Chairperson, Faculty Personnel Committee, University Of Arizona James E. Rogers College Of Law, P.O. Box 210176, Tucson, AZ 85721-0176. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu .

ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT SERVICE, COLLABORATIVE FAMILY LAW COUNCIL
WAUWATOSA, WISCONSIN
The Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin seek s applicants for an association management service to assist and complete the volunteer efforts of the Council. For more information, contact Kathleen M. Baird at bairdlaw@execpc.com no later than Sept. 15.

FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO COLLEGE OF LAW
MOSCOW, ID
The University of Idaho College of Law seeks to fill two entry-level positions with anticipated curricular needs of contracts, commercial law, bankruptcy, criminal law, evidence, lawyering process, practice court, civil procedure, and remedies and local government. Review of applications will begin on Sept. 15 and continue until the positions are filled. Contact Prof. Elizabeth B. Brandt, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, University of Idaho College of Law, P.O. Box 442321, Moscow, ID 83844-2321. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu .

COORDINATOR, APPEALS MEDIATION PROGRAM, MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts seeks a Coordinator of Mediation in the Special Education Appeals Unit of the Department of Education. For details, see http://ceo.hrd.state.ma.us/ceo.nsf/7e766c4d4be0f11985256a2b005f4415/1ef70fd80078288d85257070004a1846?OpenDocument. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC, McGEORGE SCHOOL OF LAW
SACRAMENTO , CA
The University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law has particular need for faculty in business and commercial law, evidence, and remedies, as well as faculty whose scholarly interests will enhance its programs in government law and policy, global business and development, and advocacy and dispute resolution. Interested individuals should apply by Sept. 30 to Prof. John Cary Sims, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 3200 Fifth Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817, (916) 739-7017, email: jsims@pacific.edu. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

SUMMER FACULTY, LOYOLA UNIVERSITY-CHICAGO SCHOOL OF LAW
ITALY, FRANCE, or ENGLAND
Loyola University-Chicago School of Law seeks to hire one or two faculty members to teach four-week summer courses in Rome, Italy, Strasbourg, France, or Oxford, England. Subjects of instruction can include any of the following: European Union law, comparative law (emphasis on civil law), international trade law, and international dispute resolution. Faculty interested in these positions should contact Prof. Alan Raphael at araphae@luc.edu by Sept. 30.

FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS COLLEGE OF LAW AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN
CHAMPAIGN, IL
The University of Illinois College of Law at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for faculty, with particular interest in civil procedure, constitutional law, dispute resolution, intellectual property, and torts. To be assured fullest consideration, applicants must apply before Oct. 14. Contact Prof. Thomas Ulen, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, University of Illinois College of Law, 504 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign, IL 61820. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

ADR CLINIC COORDINATOR, SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
CARBONDALE, IL
The Southern Illinois University School of Law seeks a coordinator for its ADR Clinic. Application deadline: Oct. 15 or until the position is filled. Contact Prof. Mary Rudasill, Chair, Personnel Committee, Mail Code 6804, Southern Illinois University School of Law, 1150 Douglas Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901. For more information, see http://www.siuc.edu/~affact/law46.html.

FACULTY, CLEVELAND-MARSHALL COLLEGE OF LAW, CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY
CLEVELAND, OH
The Cleveland-Marshall College of Law invites applications for three tenure-track positions.  Primary curricular needs are contracts, civil procedure and ADR, and public international law (including national security law). Other needs include taxation and trusts and estates. Application deadline: Nov. 1. Contact Prof. Deborah A. Geier, Cleveland-Marshall College Of Law, 2121 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

DISTINGUISHED FACULTY, LOYOLA UNIVERSITY-CHICAGO SCHOOL OF LAW
CHICAGO, IL
Loyola University-Chicago School of Law invites applications for tenured position as a distinguished professor for the Wing-Tat Lee Chair, focusing on international law, including international trade, international banking and finance, international business transactions, public international law, comparative law, cross-border investment, licensing, and/or international litigation and dispute resolution.  Applications must be postmarked no later than Nov. 1. Contact Chair, Wing-Tat Lee Search Committee, Loyola University-Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson St., Chicago, IL  60611. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

CHAIRED FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW
TUSCALOOSA, AL
The University of Alabama School of Law seeks two chairs in law with teaching needs in constitutional law and commercial law, plus labor, legal philosophy, ADR, and property. Applications should be submitted by Nov. 15. Send applications to Dean Kenneth Randall, University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0382. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW
TUSCALOOSA, AL
The University of Alabama School of Law invites applications for faculty with the fields of primary interest of constitutional law and commercial law, plus labor, legal philosophy, social sciences related to law (including empiricism), ADR, property, evidence, decedent's estates, federal courts, civil procedure and First Amendment. Applications should be submitted by Jan. 15. Send applications to Senior Assistant Dean J. Noah Funderburg, University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0382. For more information, email colemanl@missouri.edu .

FACULTY, QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
HAMDEN, CT
Quinnipiac University School of Law plans to fill at least two faculty positions with principal curricular focus on health law and/or dispute resolution. Contact Prof. Linda Meyer, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, Quinnipiac University School of Law, 275 Mt. Carmel Ave., Hamden, CT 06518, email Meyer@quinnipiac.edu. For more information, see http://www.quinnipiac.edu/x16337.xml.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION FELLOW, QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
HAMDEN, CT
Quinnipiac University School of Law seeks applications for a two-year position beginning in fall 2006 as a dispute resolution fellow in the Center on Dispute Resolution. For more information, see http://www.quinnipiac.edu/x16340.xml.

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, COMMUNITY MEDIATION CENTER
COLUMBIA, SC
The Community Mediation Center in Columbia, SC seeks a program coordinator.  For more information on the Community Mediation Center, see http://www.midnet.sc.edu/mediation/.  For details on this position, email colemanl@missouri.edu.

FACULTY, APPALACHIAN SCHOOL OF LAW
GRUNDY, VA
The Appalachian School of Law is interested in candidates with experience in ADR to teach courses in a newly created certificate program. Contact Prof. Judith M. Barger, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, Appalachian School of Law, Two Slate Creek Road, P.O. Box 2825, Grundy, VA, 24614, jbarger@asl.edu. Paula Young (MU LLM '03), pyoung@asl.edu, is on the faculty and you might contact her for more information.

COORDINATOR OF STUDENT DIVERSITY PROGRAMS, MU SCHOOL OF LAW
COLUMBIA, MO
The University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law seeks a coordinator of student diversity programs. For details, see https://www.missouri.edu/~hrswww/application/vacdetails.php?vac=1001432&OAPA-AP=262a8b7a4821de0f593178d770922335 or e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu.