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.

Jessica Erickson’s reflection on VAP & Fellowship Interview Series

Last updated August 30, 2022.

General Programs

Law SchoolProgram NamePoint of Contact Name
Boston College Law SchoolDrinan Visiting Professor ProgramDaniel Lyons
Boston University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor ProgramVAP Committee
University of California, Hastings College of LawVisiting Foreign ScholarsUnlisted
Cardozo Law SchoolVisiting Assistant Professor/ Director of the Heyman Center on Corporate GovernanceStewart Sterk
The University of Chicago, The Law SchoolHarry A. Bigelow Teaching Fellowships
Douglas G. Baird or
Richard McAdams
Chicago Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of TechnologyVisiting Assistant Professor ProgramUnlisted
Columbia Law SchoolAssociates in Law ProgramUnlisted
Columbia Law SchoolAcademic Fellows Program Academic Fellows Program
Cornell Law SchoolVisiting Assistant ProfessorshipsLiz Flint or Aziz Rana
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of LawVisiting Assistant ProfessorsBret Asbury
Duke University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor Program vapprogram@law.duke.edu
Duquesne University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor Tara Willke
Georgetown University Law CenterGeorgetown Law Research FellowshipUnlisted
Harvard Law SchoolClimenko FellowshipSusannah Tobin
Harvard Law SchoolReginald F. Lewis Fellowship for Law Teachinglewisfellowship@law.harvard.edu
Harvard Law SchoolWertheim Fund Labor Law Academic
Fellowship
Wertheim Academic Fellowship
University of Illinois College of LawIllinois Academic Fellowship Programlehigh@illinois.edu
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of LawVisiting ProfessorCynthia Adams 
The University of Iowa College of LawIowa Law Faculty FellowshipTodd Pettys
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of LawDonald Gaines Murray Lawyering Teaching Fellows/Visiting Assistant Professor programUnlisted
Michigan State University College of LawLecturer – Fixed TermUnlisted
The University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Faculty Fellows Program (VAP)Tracey Kuffel
The University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Society of Fellows
Tracey Kuffel
University of Missouri School of LawVisiting Assistant ProfessorPaul Litton
New England Law, BostonFaculty FellowAllison Dussias
New York University School of LawActing Assistant ProfessorsUnlisted
New York University School of LawFurman Academic Fellowship ProgramUnlisted
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolThe George Sharswood Fellowshipsharswoodapp@law.upenn.edu
Penn State Dickinson LawVisiting Assistant ProfessorsAmy Gaudion
Pepperdine University Pepperdine Caruso Law FellowshipVictoria Schwartz
Stetson University College of LawBruce R. Jacob Visiting Assistant Professor ProgramProfessor Marco Jimenez
Syracuse University College of LawFaculty FellowKristen Barnes
Tulane Law SchoolForrester FellowshipErin Donelon
Wake Forest University School of LawProgram for Leadership and CharacterKenneth Townsend
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 Buffalo School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor in Racial JusticeGuyora Binder
University of California, Los Angeles School of LawCritical Race Studies Fellowship ProgramJasleen Kohli
University of California, Los Angeles School of LawLaw and Philosophy Program Post Doctoral FellowshipUnlisted
Chicago-Kent College of LawVisiting Assistant Professor in Legal WritingRoberta McLaurin
Drexel University Kline School of LawPostdoctoral Fellow in Law and TechnologyUnlisted
Duquesne University of LawVisiting Assistant Professor in Business AssociationsTara Willke
Georgetown LawREEL Policy FellowshipKatrecia Banks
The George Washington University Law SchoolFrank H. Marks Intellectual Property FellowshipUnlisted
Harvard Law SchoolAnimal Law and Policy Program Academic Fellowship Ceallaigh Reddy
Harvard Law SchoolProgram on Corporate Governance Academic Fellow Jordan Figueroa
New York University School of LawWagner Fellowship in Law & BusinessAnat Carmy Wiechman
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 FellowshipUnlisted
Stanford Law SchoolThe Stanford Center for Legal Informatics CodeX FellowshipsRoland Vogl
Stanford Law SchoolThomas C. Grey Fellowship Legal Research and WritingAlicia Thesing
Stanford Law SchoolThe Transatlantic Technology Law Forum (TTLF) FellowshipsRoland Vogl or Siegfried Fina
Syracuse University College of LawFaculty Fellow – National Security, Global Security & Constitutional LawKristen Barnes
University of Tennessee College of LawClayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law Visting Professor ProgramGeorge W. Kuney, Director
Tulane University Law SchoolMurphy Institute Visiting Assistant ProfessorshipUnlisted
Wake Forest University School of LawPostdoctoral Fellow in Leadership and Character for Pre-Law ProfessionsKenneth Townsend
Wake Forest University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor: Program for Leadership and Character Unlisted
Washburn University School of LawVisiting Assistant Professor: Legal WritingEmily Grant
Yale Law SchoolInformation Society Project (Law and Technology) Resident Fellowship Ann-Marie Cooper