Stanford Law School Research Fellowship Opportunity

Calling all graduating seniors for a wonderful opportunity!

Several Stanford law professors are seeking full-time Research Fellows to begin work in the summer of 2018. This is a unique opportunity for graduating seniors and recent college graduates to participate in groundbreaking empirical legal and social science research. Past fellows have found the experience to be valuable preparation for graduate school and have matriculated to a number of prestigious graduate, law, and business programs.

This position is full-time and begins Summer 2018 with the option of renewal after one year.

As a fellow, you will assist with the research of Professors John J. Donohue, Jacob Goldin, Daniel Ho, Daniel Kessler, and Alison Morantz at Stanford Law School.


Successful applicants will be matched with a specific professor based on background and interests. As full-time Stanford University employees, fellows will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including full medical and dental insurance, access to campus athletic and academic facilities, paid vacation time, professional development funds, and the capacity to audit Stanford courses and attend on-campus lectures and seminars free of charge.

How to apply:
There will be two rounds of application review. The deadline for the first round is 7:00AM PST on Monday, October 30, 2017. The deadline for the second round is 7:00AM PST on Monday, January 8, 2018. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis and preference will be given to first-round applicants. The position is visa sponsorship eligible (H1B) and applicants with OPT are also eligible for this position. Apply online at Make sure to upload each of the following:
·       Brief cover letter explaining your interest in the position
·       Current resume
·       Transcript (unofficial version acceptable)
·       Short academic writing sample, preferably empirical or social
·       Contact information for at least two references, preferably
able to speak to academic research skills

Qualifications can be found on the provided website!

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