Senior Research Fellow

Tulane Institute on Water Law and Policy
New Orleans, LA, United States
Position Type: 
Fellowship
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
Apply By: 
1 March 2018
11 days remaining until the deadline.

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Summary

The aim of the Fellowship is to further the Fellow's education and career development through participation in the Institute's programs and activities including:

  • Research on topics relevant to water law and policy.
  • Preparation of reports and white papers.
  • Coordination and interaction with contractors and colleagues outside of the Law School in furtherance of the Institute's programs.
  • Supervision of research assistants.
  • Development of at least one topical presentation for the Tulane Law School community.

 

Required Qualifications

  • Recent (within 2 years) JD or LLM.
  • A superior academic record and a strong interest in the legal and policy dimensions of water management and stewardship
  • A demonstrated capacity for working with people from varied backgrounds and persuasions in dynamic situations.
  • The ability to travel for occasional out of town meetings, conferences, or symposia
  • The ability to write and speak clearly and concisely

Preferred Qualifications

  • Actual experience in the water resources field
  • Foreign language