Dean Search launched for the University of Maine School of Law

University of Maine School of LawThe University of Maine School of Law, the State of Maine’s public and only law school, invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the position of Dean, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2020 or sooner. Maine Law seeks a Dean with a successful track record of administrative and fiscal leadership experience and one who possesses the vision, energy, and determination to lead the Law School in developing a 21st century legal education environment that requires innovation and a willingness to challenge the status quo.

A review of applications, nominations, and inquiries will begin immediately. Applications are encouraged by December 13, 2019, to ensure full consideration, though the position will remain open until filled. For more information about the position view the University of Maine School of Law Dean Candidate Profile document. To apply, please visit our confidential applicant tracking system at

Additional inquiries and nominations should be directed to:

James B. Thelen, Esq.
Chief of Staff and General Counsel, University of Maine System
Chair, Dean Search Committee