Florida’s faculty is committed to excellence in teaching and legal scholarship. Dedicated and innovative teachers develop students’ intellectual skills and challenge them to reach new levels of academic achievement. Their diverse professional activities and areas of expertise allow Florida to offer a wide array of unique and interesting courses and exciting curricular concentrations. In addition, the involvement of leading private practitioners helps keep course work on the cutting edge of developments impacting the legal profession. Faculty members are known and respected nationally and internationally, and are leaders in state and national bar associations, top legal education organizations, and a variety of state, national and international organizations. The faculty is larger than that of many law schools, and includes approximately 60 full-time tenure-track professors, 30 legal skills professors, and 18 law librarians and library support staff.