The National Sea Grant Law Center


  • Ocean and Coastal Law Fellowship Program Applications Open

  • October 13th, 2023 — Category: Staff

  • The National Sea Grant Law Center at the University of Mississippi School of Law is seeking applications for its Ocean and Coastal Law Fellowship Program. During the one-year fellowship, which may be extended for a maximum of two years, the Fellow will conduct legal research, write articles, and prepare white papers and other materials under the supervision and direction of the Law Center director. The Fellow will also assist with the development of workshop or conference sessions, webinars, and other events hosted by the Law Center, and have the opportunity to travel to select workshops or conferences to present research findings. Candidates with experience and interest in ocean, coastal, and marine resources are preferred.

    Applicants must have a J.D. from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association by the start date. Applicants should also have strong law school academic records; relevant course and/or work experience and interest in one or more of the following: ocean/coastal, natural resources, environmental law. A demonstrated ability to conduct legal research and writing is preferred.

    Applications must be submitted through the UM Careers portal. Applicants may access the official posting and apply through this link.

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