Fellowships & VAPs Directory

Fellowship and VAP information in this directory is updated regularly, but may not be absolutely current. Candidates should follow the links to obtain the most current information. Law schools may submit and update information in the directory by using this form. AALS is not recommending any particular fellowship or VAP.  

We thank Pepperdine Law School Dean Paul Caron, who has published information on available fellowships and VAPs on his TaxProf Blog since 2008. Others who have contributed to Becoming a Law Teacher are acknowledged here.

Last updated September 6, 2019.

General Programs

Law SchoolProgram NamePoint of Contact Name
Boston University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor Program VAP Committee
The University of Chicago, The Law SchoolHarry A. Bigelow Teaching Fellowships
Adam Chilton or
Genevieve Lakier
Columbia Law SchoolAssociates in Law ProgramUnlisted
Columbia Law SchoolAcademic Fellows Program gls@law.columbia.edu
University of Connecticut School of LawVisiting Scholars Program Yan Hong
Cornell Law SchoolVisiting Assistant ProfessorshipsLiz Flint and Valerie Hans
Duke University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor Program vapprogram@law.duke.edu
Georgetown University Law CenterGeorgetown Law Research FellowshipUnlisted
Harvard Law SchoolClimenko FellowshipSusannah Barton Tobin, J.D., M.Phil.
Harvard Law SchoolReginald F. Lewis Fellowship for Law Teachinglewisfellowship@law.harvard.edu
University of Illinois College of LawIllinois Academic Fellowship ProgramUnlisted
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawWesterfield Fellows ProgramUnlisted
The University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Faculty Fellows Program (VAP)Tracey Kuffel
The University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Society of Fellows
Tracey Kuffel
New York University School of LawActing Assistant ProfessorsUnlisted
New York University School of LawFurman Academic Fellowship ProgramAlex Lu
Northwestern University Pritzker School of LawVisiting Scholars Programvisitingscholars@law.northwestern.edu
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolThe George Sharswood Fellowshipsharswoodapp@law.upenn.edu
Stetson University College of LawBruce R. Jacob Visiting Assistant Professor ProgramProfessor Candace M. Zierdt
Wake Forest University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor ProgramUnlisted
University of Wisconsin School of LawThe Hastie Fellowship ProgramGraduate Programs Office

Legal Subject Specific Programs

Law SchoolProgram NamePoint of Contact Name
Boston University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor in Health LawVAP Committee
University of California, Los Angeles School of LawCritical Race Studies Fellowship ProgramJasleen Kohli
University of California, Los Angeles School of LawEmmett/Frankel Fellowship in Environmental Law and Policy 2019-2021Unlisted
University of California, Los Angeles School of LawLaw and Philosophy Program Post Doctoral FellowshipUnlisted
Columbia Law SchoolFellowship in Climate Change LawUnlisted
The George Washington University Law SchoolBusiness, Finance, and Entrepreneurship Law FellowshipJeremiah Pam
The George Washington University Law SchoolFrank H. Marks Intellectual Property Fellowshipiplaw@law.gwu.edu
Georgetown University Law CenterCenter for the Constitution Fellowships and Visiting LecturersUnlisted
Harvard Law SchoolAnimal Law and Policy Program Academic Fellowship Ceallaigh Reddy
Harvard Law SchoolAnimal Law and Policy Program Visiting Fellowship Ceallaigh Reddy
Harvard Law SchoolBerkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University Fellowship Rebecca Tabasky
Harvard Law SchoolHuman Rights Program Visiting Fellows Program hrp@law.harvard.edu
Harvard Law SchoolPostdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law Henry Smith, Fessenden Professor of Law
Harvard Law SchoolProgram on Corporate Governance Academic Fellow Jordan Figueroa
Harvard Law SchoolProgram on Negotiation Graduate Research Fellowship Diane Long
Harvard Law SchoolQualcomm Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law and Intellectual PropertyHenry Smith, Fessenden Professor of Law
Harvard Law SchoolRaoul Berger-Mark De Worlfe How Legal History Fellowship Professor Bruce H. Mann
University of Missouri – Kansas City School of LawUMKC Law Advocacy Teaching FellowshipsMichaelle Tobin
New York University School of LawNYU Furman Center Post-Graduate Legal Research Fellowshipsfurmanjobs@nyu.edu
New York University School of LawSamuel I. Goleib Fellowship in Legal HistoryPeter Freedberger
New York University School of LawWagner Fellowship in Law & BusinessAnat Carmy Wiechman
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolCenter for Ethics and Rule of Law Fellowship Unlisted
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolCenter for Technology, Innovation and Competition (CTIC) Postdoctoral Fellowship ctic@law.upenn.edu
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolQuattrone Center Research Fellowship 2019-2020 quattronecenter@law.upenn.edu
Stanford Law SchoolConstitutional Law Center FellowshipsUnlisted
Stanford Law SchoolThe Rock Center for Corporate Governance FellowshipAmanda Packel
Stanford Law SchoolThe Stanford Center for Legal Informatics CodeX FellowshipsRoland Vogl
Stanford Law SchoolThe Transatlantic Technology Law Forum (TTLF) FellowshipsRoland Vogl or Siegfried Fina
University of Tennessee College of LawClayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law Visting Professor ProgramGeorge W. Kuney, Director
Tulane University Law SchoolMurphy Institute Visiting Assistant ProfessorshipUnlisted
Yale Law SchoolInformation Society Project (Law and Technology) Resident Fellowship Ann-Marie Cooper
Yale Law SchoolRobina Foundation Post-Graduate Fellowships in International Human Rights Unlisted