February 24, 2024


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CLB Seeks Application for a 2019-2020 Fellow

Apps are due on November 5! The fellowship is intended for men and women who intend to turn out to be legislation professors, training in the wide area of legislation and the biosciences.

Observe – the fellowship is contingent on our funding for that 12 months. Even though it is only for 1 12 months it arrives with an expectation for a next 12 months.

Middle for Regulation and the Biosciences – Fellowship

Stanford Regulation College seeks to employ the most effective talent and to endorse a risk-free and secure setting for all customers of the university local community and its property. To that end, new staff hires need to productively pass a background verify prior to starting up get the job done at Stanford College.

The Aim:

This fellowship is intended for folks who are trying to get an academic or plan profession working on authorized and social problems arising from advances in the biosciences, with a particular emphasis on neuroscience, genetics, or stem cell study.  (10 of our former fellows are now training at universities in the United States, Asia, and Europe.)

The Fellowship:

The Middle for Regulation and the Biosciences Fellowship is a residential fellowship that offers an option to perform study in the dynamic setting of Stanford Regulation College.  We favor two-12 months fellowships to aid the fellow total a major body of impartial scholarship, but we are eager to take into consideration 1-12 months phrases.  We hope fellows to dedicate most of their time to pursuing their proposed study assignments, though dedicating about 1-sixth of their time to organizing and applying other Middle functions, including our annual meeting, our regular monthly speaker series, our biweekly journal club, and our other functions, as effectively as composing for our weblog.  Fellows are inspired to turn out to be aspect of a energetic legislation-college-vast local community of folks with an fascination in authorized academia by attending weekly school lunch seminars and taking part in functions with the other fellows at Stanford Regulation College to master a lot more about their authorized scholarship and academic life.  For the 2019-2020 fellowship, we will deliver fellows with get the job done house, a aggressive income, and a generous positive aspects offer.  Applicants must have a JD or other doctoral degree degree (MD, PhD) in a appropriate area.  A legislation degree is a substantial gain, but is not a need.  (Observe – we hope to employ a new fellow for 2019-2020 but that is contingent on funding and other components.)

The Middle:

The Middle for Regulation and the Biosciences, directed by Professor Hank Greely, examines bioscience discoveries in the context of the legislation, weighing their impression on society and the law’s purpose in shaping that impression.  The Middle is aspect of the Stanford Method in Regulation, Science & Technological innovation.

Positioned at the heart of the world’s biotechnology industry and inside a preeminent study university, the Middle delivers alongside one another teachers, legal professionals, scientists, plan-makers, and learners.  As a result of conferences, workshops, lectures, and academic classes, the Middle encourages study and community discourse on the moral, authorized, scientific, financial, and social implications of accelerated technological adjust in the life sciences.  For a lot more facts, stop by our web page at clb.stanford.edu.

The Software Process:

Applicants must post a CV with make contact with facts for a few references, a composing sample, and a study proposal (2000 phrases or significantly less) to the Stanford Vocation web page: https://careersearch.stanford.edu/.


Software Deadline: Friday, November 5, 2018 at 5:00 PM Pacific time. We will opt for fellows based mostly on shown academic benefit and probable, and on the intellectual strength of their study proposals. Decisions will be produced on or all over Friday, December fourteen, 2018.

Hank Greely

CLB Director