Senior Director, Election Law Program

The Election Law Program (ELP), a joint initiative of the William and Mary Law School and the National Center for State Courts, has a mission to provide resources for judges deciding election disputes. This vacancy is for an experienced attorney to serve in the role of Senior Director of the Election Law Program.

The Senior Director will be an attorney with experience in election law. Reporting to the ELP Co-Directors, the portfolio of responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

Developing resources for judges deciding election cases;
Supporting projects that enhance understanding of federal and state election laws and the role of courts in resolving election disputes;
Sharing research findings and legal resources through a variety of mechanisms such as publications and educational programs (e.g., webinars, presentations, and conferences);
Overseeing ELP project implementation;
Identifying and capturing trends in election litigation;
Engaging in collaborative projects with trusted partners;
Supervising student research; and
Participating in fundraising efforts to support existing and future ELP initiatives as required.

NOTE: If interested, an opportunity for appointment as an adjunct professor to teach a relevant course within the field of election law is available.

Salary: $110,000 to $125,000, commensurate with experience.



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