Senior Research Fellow

New Orleans, LA, US


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