Policies and Recruitment

Policies and Recruitment

This section provides important information on faculty recruitment and a broad range of policies, guidelines, and procedures related to Northwestern Law faculty.


Northwestern is committed to excellent teaching, innovative research, and the personal and intellectual growth of its students in a diverse academic community. This commitment begins with our recruitment process.


This information guides Law School decisions with respect to questions and issues facing faculty. All faculty are also subject to the policies of Northwestern University found in the University Faculty Handbook.