JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
American Bar Foundation
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The American Bar Foundation (ABF) invites applications for its William H. Neukom Fellows Research Chair in Diversity and Law. This is a one-year, visiting position for the 2016-17 academic year.
We seek an outstanding scholar with a distinguished record of scholarship in law and social science who is conducting empirical research on diversity and law, broadly conceived. Applicants from all social and behavioral sciences, history, and law will be considered.
The ABF is an independent research institute doing social science research on law, legal institutions, and legal processes. Its faculty includes leading scholars in law and in the social and behavioral sciences.
The ABF encourages diversity in its workforce and seeks to provide equality of opportunity for all applicants and employees. All persons are considered for positions on the basis of job-related requirements. All decisions regarding recruiting, hiring, promotion, assignment, training, termination, and other terms and conditions of employment will be made without unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or marital status, in accordance with the ABF’s commitment to equal opportunity and all governing laws.
- Application Instructions Below
Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2015, but the search will be ongoing until the position is filled. We ask that applicants submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a brief (no more than 2-page) description of current research and a list of three references.
Application letters should be addressed to Ajay K. Mehrotra, Director, and sent in electronic form to Erin Watt, Executive Assistant, at facultysearch@ with the subject line “Faculty Queries about the application process can be directed to Ms. Watt at (312) 988-6582.