Univ. of South Dakota Law School Dean Search Announcement


Dean, School of Law, University of South Dakota

The University of South Dakota is seeking a Dean, for the School of Law.   The University of South Dakota School of Law is the State’s only law school and provides a high-quality legal education that prepares students for leadership in the administration of justice, private practice, public service, business and other law-related endeavors.

The Dean will be a respected, accomplished leader who is committed to advancing the missions of the School and maintaining its excellent credentials.  He or she must have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusiveness, excellent communication skills and an ability to develop strong relationships with colleagues, donors, and external constituents.  Candidates must hold a J.D., L.L.M or equivalent degree and have credentials and a portfolio appropriate to appointment as a tenured Professor in the University.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled, but it is anticipated that review of applications will begin November 1, 2012.   Please submit application materials online at:  https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu