The United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas is soliciting qualified applicants in order to appoint a full-time United States magistrate judge for its Galveston Division. The current annual salary of the position is $188,692. The term of office is 8 years.
A full public notice for the position and application forms are available in the office of the United States District Clerk at Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Houston, Laredo, McAllen and Victoria. The notice is also available on the Court's website at www.txs.uscourts.gov.
Applications may be submitted in person or by mail at the Office of the United States District Clerk, Southern District of Texas; 515 Rusk Street, Room 1215, Houston, Texas 77002; Attn: Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Committee. All materials must be received by 5:00 p.m. on March 13, 2017.
All applications will be kept confidential, unless the applicant consents to disclosure. Applications will be examined only by members of the merit selection committee and judges of the district court. The committee's deliberations will remain confidential.