Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem is inviting applications from eligible candidates for the post of professor in the Law Department.

About the University

Wake Forest University (WFU) is a private research university in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Founded in 1834, the university received its name from its original location in Wake Forest, north of Raleigh, North Carolina. The Reynolda Campus, the university’s main campus, has been located north of downtown Winston-Salem since the university moved there in 1956. 

WFU’s undergraduate and graduate colleges and schools include Wake Forest University School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Divinity, Wake Forest University School of Business, Wake Forest Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

About the Opportunity

Wake Forest University School of Law invites applications for a tenured professor, tenure-track associate professor, or tenure-track assistant professor to teach business law. Lateral applicants should hold a tenured/tenure-track position at an accredited U.S. law school.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants should possess a J.D. from an accredited U.S. law school.
  • The potential for high-quality scholarship and teaching is required.
  • Practice experience as a business lawyer and an interest in teaching contracts are preferred.

How to Apply?

  • Interested candidates can apply through the link given below.
  • Applications should be submitted in a single document including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and the names of three references.


 Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

Contact Information

In case of queries, please contact:

  • Technical questions: to wakejobs@wfu.edu or 336-758-4700
  • Questions regarding the positions at lawfacultyhiring@wfu.edu.

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