Academic Fellowship in Animal Law 2015 – 2017

The Animal Law Academic Fellowship is a two-year full-time residential program designed to identify, cultivate, and promote promising animal law scholars early in their careers. We are specifically looking for recent graduates, junior academics, and mid-career practitioners who are committed to pursuing publishable research that will make a significant contribution in the area of animal law. The Fellowship is part of the Animal Advocacy Program at Harvard Law School, which is a new program made possible by a gift from Bradley Goldberg.

For more information about qualifications and applying for the fellowship please go to: http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/hls-animal-law-academic-fellowship.pdf

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law

 

Professors Henry Smith and John Goldberg are seeking candidates for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law in conjunction with the Project of the Foundations of Private Law.  More information about qualifications and applying for

 the fellowship are at: 

 http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/about/privatelaw/index.html

 

The deadline for submitting applications is February 2, 2015.

 

 

Salzburg Cutler Fellowship – Application Information & Deadline (Jan. 7, 2015)

The Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program brings together 50 of the nation’s top law students with leading academics, judges, and practitioners in the fields of private and public international law. HLS will nominate up to 5 students for the 2014-15 Salzburg Cutler Fellows class. Those chosen will participate in a two-day workshop in Washington DC on Feb. 20-21, 2015. At the workshop, students will have a chance to present a draft of their paper / paper concept and gain feedback from peers and academics. Students will also participate in sessions designed to enhance awareness about careers in international law. HLS will cover the costs of participation.

To apply to become a Salzburg Cutler Fellow, please submit the following information by noon on Wed., January 7: (1) cover letter explaining your interest; (2) unofficial transcript; (3) resume / CV; and (4) a copy of your draft paper or a 5-8 page executive summary of the paper that you wish to present. Papers should fall within an area of international or comparative law. Please email your materials to mapostol@law.harvard.edu or drop off five copies at Griswold North 3rd floor. For questions, please contact Prof. Mark Wu (mwu@law.harvard.edu) or 2013-14 Fellow Dean Rosenberg (drosenberg@jd15.law.harvard.edu). Note that 1Ls are not eligible for the fellowship. Although preference is given to J.D. candidates, LL.M and S.J.D. candidates are welcome to apply.

 

Islamic Legal Studies Visiting Fellowships

The Islamic Legal Studies Program is now accepting applications for ILSP Visiting Fellowships for the academic year 2015–2016. The program provides an opportunity to work on scholarly projects relating to one of three research streams: Islamic Law and Legal History, Islamic Law and Society, and Islamic Law Themes in Digital Humanities.

For more information and to apply, visit http://ilsp.law.harvard.edu/.

For questions, please contact ilsp@law.harvard.edu. Please note that the deadline for applications is November 15, 2014. Applications received after this date will not be considered. 

John M. Olin Fellowships in Law and Economics/Terence M. Considine Fellowships in Law and Social Sciences (deadline extended to August 29, 2014)

Students wishing to apply for a John M. Olin Fellowship in Law and Economics or a Terence M. Considine Fellowship in Law and Social Sciences for AY 2014-2015 may obtain information and application instructions on the Olin Center’s website at http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/olin_center/fellowships.php. Fellowships, which normally are for a one-year period, involve a stipend of $3,000. 2L and 3L JD students and SJD Harvard Law School students are eligible for the fellowships, as well as PhD students at Harvard University who have a strong and developed interest in economic analysis of law. Applications should be submitted to Irina Goldina, Program Administrator (igoldina@law.harvard.edu), by Friday, August 29, 2014. 

John M. Olin Fellowships in Law and Economics/Terence M. Considine Fellowships in Law and Social Sciences

Students wishing to apply for a John M. Olin Fellowship in Law and Economics or a Terence M. Considine Fellowship in Law and Social Sciences for AY 2014-2015 may obtain information and application instructions on the Olin Center’s website at http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/olin…. Fellowships, which normally are for a one-year period, involve a stipend of $3,000. 2L and 3L JD students and SJD Harvard Law School students are eligible for the fellowships, as well as PhD students at Harvard University who have a strong and developed interest in economic analysis of law. Applications should be submitted to Irina Goldina, Program Administrator ( igoldina at law.harvard.edu), by June 15, 2014.

Apply to be a Law & Government Program of Study Fellow!

The Law & Government Program of Study Fellow will work closely with the Professors at the helm of the Program to facilitate events, student groups, and other initiatives. The position is also paid comparably to a Research Assistant. If you have any questions about the Fellow position, please contact Alice Buttrick (abuttrick@jd15.law.harvard.edu). Applications are due by 5 PM on Sunday, May 4. A link to the Fellow application form is here.

John M. Olin Fellowships in Law and Economics/Terence M. Considine Fellowships in Law and Social Sciences

Students wishing to apply for a John M. Olin Fellowship in Law and Economics or a Terence M. Considine Fellowship in Law and Social Sciences for AY 2014-2015 may obtain information and application instructions on the Olin Center’s website at http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/olin…. Fellowships, which normally are for a one-year period, involve a stipend of $3,000. 2L and 3L JD students and SJD Harvard Law School students are eligible for the fellowships, as well as PhD students at Harvard University who have a strong and developed interest in economic analysis of law. Applications should be submitted to Irina Goldina, Program Administrator ( igoldina at law.harvard.edu), by June 15, 2014.

John M. Olin Fellowships in Law and Economics/Terence M. Considine Fellowships in Law and Social Sciences

Students wishing to apply for a John M. Olin Fellowship in Law and Economics or a Terence M. Considine Fellowship in Law and Social Sciences may obtain information and application instructions on the Olin Center’s website at http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/olin…. Fellowships, which normally are for a one-year period, involve a stipend of $3,000. 2L and 3L JD students and SJD Harvard Law School students are eligible for the fellowships, as well as PhD students at Harvard University who have a strong and developed interest in economic analysis of law. Applications should be submitted to Irina Goldina, Program Administrator ( igoldina at law.harvard.edu), by June 15, 2014.

Call for Applications: 2014-2015 Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship

The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at HLS is now accepting applications for its 2014-2015 Student Fellowship. The Fellowship is open to all Harvard graduate students. The Petrie-Flom Center is an interdisciplinary research program at HLS dedicated to the scholarly research of important issues at the intersection of law and health policy, including issues of health care financing and market regulation, biotechnology and intellectual property, biomedical research, and bioethics. The Student Fellowship Program is designed to support student research in these areas. For more information on our current fellows and their work, see our website at http://petrieflom.law.harvard.edu/fellow…. For a full list of requirements and complete application information, please see the full call for applications at http://petrieflom.law.harvard.edu/fellow…. For questions, contact  petrie-flom at law.harvard.edu or 617-496-4662.

Deadline is fast approaching for the 2014 Summer Academic Fellowship Applications – DUE Friday February 7, 2014

This summer, Harvard Law School will continue its Summer Academic Fellowship Program. The Fellowship is for HLS students interested in pursuing academic careers in law, particularly as law professors. It is designed to give students the opportunity to write and eventually publish a scholarly paper. The fellowship is available only to current HLS JD, LLM, and SJD students (including students graduating in May, 2014). Applications for the Fellowship are due on or before Friday, February 7, 2014. For more information on the application requirements and deadlines, please visit: http://www.law.harvard.edu/academics/fel…

ILSP Visiting Fellowship Program

The Islamic Legal Studies Program at Harvard Law School is accepting applications for ILSP Visiting Fellowships for the academic year 2014–2015. The program has been newly revised to include opportunities to work on scholarly projects relating to one of the year’s three research streams: Islamic Law and Legal History, Islamic Law and Society, and Islamic Law Themes in Digital Humanities. For more information and to apply, visit http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/ilsp. For questions or additional information, please contact  ilsp at law.harvard.edu. The deadline for applications is February 1, 2014. Applications received after this date will not be considered.

Chayes Applicants: Email or Call to Schedule Interview by this Friday, January 31

A reminder to HLS students planning to apply for a 2014 Chayes International Public Service Fellowship: the deadline for submitting your application is Saturday, February 1, but you must also contact International Legal Studies by Friday, January 31 to schedule a 15-minute interview with a Chayes Program representative. Interview times are available from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, Thursday, February 6, and Friday, February 7. Applicants should call International Legal Studies at (617) 384-5284 or send an email to ils at law.harvard.edu, no later than 5 p.m. on January 31, indicating times when you are available. You will receive a confirmation e-mail indicating the time and place for your interview and the name of your interviewer. This interview is an opportunity for you to further explain what you are hoping to do this summer and why; your background, skills and interests; and where things stand in your efforts to secure a placement. There is no dress code for the interview — you can wear whatever you would wear to class. Detailed information about the Chayes Program and the application timeline and process is available at http://www.law.harvard.edu/news/spotligh…

2014 Summer Academic Fellowship

This summer, Harvard Law School will continue its Summer Academic Fellowship Program. The Fellowship is for HLS students interested in pursuing academic careers in law, particularly as law professors. It is designed to give students the opportunity to write and eventually publish a scholarly paper. The fellowship is available only to current HLS JD, LLM, and SJD students (including students graduating in May, 2014). Applications for the Fellowship are due on or before Friday, February 7, 2014. For more information on the application requirements and deadlines, please visit: http://www.law.harvard.edu/academics/fel…

Chayes International Public Service Fellowship applications due February 1

Reminder: Applications for the Chayes International Public Service Fellowship — a unique opportunity for summer work abroad — are due on Saturday, February 1. The program is open to ILs, 2Ls and S.J.D. candidates. Want to learn more? Join us for a Chayes Program reception on Wednesday, January 15 (4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Wasserstein Hall, Room 5053) or visit the Chayes Program information page at http://www.law.harvard.edu/news/spotlight/ils/fellowships/chayes-international-public-service-fellowship.html 

Summer Academic Fellowship Program

This summer, Harvard Law School will continue its Summer Academic Fellowship Program. The Fellowship is for HLS students interested in pursuing academic careers in law, particularly as law professors. It is designed to give students the opportunity to write and eventually publish a scholarly paper. The fellowship is available only to current HLS JD, LLM, and SJD students (including students graduating in May, 2014). Applications for the Fellowship are due on or before Friday, February 7, 2014. For more information on the application requirements and deadlines, please visit: http://www.law.harvard.edu/academics/fel…

Research Assistant Needed

Seeking research assistant for work on food literacy, the use of food as medicine, school food culture and the national food justice movement. Experience in public health sector, food science, and with setting up website a plus. Approximately ten hours/week, paid hourly, beginning winter or spring term. Please contact Bettina Neuefeind, Research Fellow, with resume and statement of interest.  bneuefeind at law.harvard.edu