Wake Forest University invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the School of Law. The formal study of law has been part of Wake Forest since 1894. Wake Law is distinctive in many ways, in no small measure due to its culture. Students, staff and faculty at Wake Law care deeply about each other – the atmosphere in the law school is unusually warm and supportive. The law school, which has worked to meet the needs of a changing legal profession as well as the changing needs of students, continues to be a leader in legal education by modeling engagement and professionalism through academic excellence and a thorough commitment to service. The faculty is committed both to teaching and to legal scholarship, regarding them as synergistic aspects of a single vocation.