About the fellowship
This position has been filled for the 2018-2019 academic school year.
An endowment at the DePaul University College of Law funds a faculty fellowship program for scholars to create and disseminate scholarship and teach courses where two dynamic legal fields are increasingly intersecting—intellectual property and health law. The fellowship is designed to encourage scholars interested in entering a career in legal academia in these fields. The Jaharis Faculty Fellow will work with and be mentored by faculty from DePaul’s nationally-ranked Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute (JHLI) and Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology (CIPLIT®).
The fellow will be expected to:
Develop and teach new curricular offerings at the intersection of health law
Write and present scholarly work in health law and IP
Supervise and advise LLM and MJ students in these areas
Support the work of CIPLIT® and JHLI
The appointment will be for one academic year, with the
possibility of extending for one additional year.
- JD degree or equivalent
- Excellent writing skills
- Either relevant job experience or relevant scholarly work
at the intersection of health law and IP
- Other advanced degrees are preferred but
A formal application through our Faculty Opportunities website must be submitted with the following materials. Incomplete submissions will not be accepted.
DePaul University offers equal employment opportunities to
all persons without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental
disability, parental status, housing status, source of income, or military
status, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local EEO laws.
- Curriculum vitae and Cover letter
- Teaching statement (including list of courses interested in teaching)
Research statement (including a description of research focus and short
description of planned projects)
Contact information for three references
- Law school and/or graduate school transcripts