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Clinical teaching fellow at Juvenile Justice Clinic at University of Michigan Law
The Clinical Teaching Fellow will teach and supervise law students in the Juvenile Justice Clinic (JJC) at the University of Michinga Law School. Under the supervision of clinical faculty and the clinical teaching fellow, students in the JJC primarily represent teenagers accused of criminal offenses in the delinquency court. Students also engage in advocacy and complex criminal litigation on behalf of court-involved youth.  

The successful candidate will also take part in the Michigan clinical law community, the broader clinical community, and receive support to produce scholarship.  This is a two-year appointment, with the possibility of extension for a third year, designed to allow attorneys to explore the possibility of a career in clinical teaching and give them support for that transition.  
Clinical Teaching Fellow - Juvenile Justice Clinic
Position: Clinical teaching fellow at Juvenile Justice Clinic at University of Michigan Law
Organization: Juvenile Justice Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School
Location: Ann Arbor,  MI 
United States
Salary: $60,000
Posting Start Date: 3/31/2021
Date Posted: 3/30/2021
Requirements The successful applicant will have a minimum of 3 years of experience representing youth in delinquency or criminal matters, or a combination of representing youth and adults in the criminal system, a strong interest in clinical teaching, and a demonstrated commitment to youth or criminal justice.  The applicant should also have a desire to engage as a supervisor and mentor in creative, interdisciplinary litigation, as well as a desire to explore scholarship and work to succeed as a clinical teacher. Candidates must hold a J.D. degree and be eligible for licensure in Michigan.
Status: This listing expires on: 6/28/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Juvenile Justice Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School
Address:
625 S. State St.

Ann Arbor,  MI 48109
United States
Email:
dchopp@umich.edu
Phone:
(734) 763-1948
Fax:
Contact:
Debra Chopp, Associate Dean; Kim Thomas, JJC faculty