The Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts at Columbia Law School (CLS) is accepting applications for a two-year fellowship opportunity for a future legal academic interested in researching and writing on intellectual property issues, particularly on issues concerning creators’ rights.
The fellowship will begin in September, 2014 and end in August, 2016. The fellow will spend approximately half of the time conducting his/her own research and half of the time on Kernochan Center programs and projects.
The fellow will receive a salary of $65,000 per year, benefits, space to work in the law school, research facilities, and opportunities to interact with CLS faculty, other fellows, staff and students.
Applicants should be 2-5 years out of law school and have demonstrated an interest in entering academia. To apply, applicants should send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, proposal for scholarly research (5-8 pages), two letters of recommendation, law school transcript and a list of additional references by April 15 to the address listed below.
June M. Besek