Research Fellows at Seton Hall Law School's Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy are non-tenure track faculty members who conduct research and writing, develop and disseminate policy recommendations, and plan and participate in conferences and forums on topics in health and pharmaceutical law and policy.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Working with the Center's Faculty Director and others to apply for grants and to manage grant-funded projects.
Researching, developing, and disseminating legal and public policy analyses to inform and shape federal and state policy.
Developing educational programs and fora in which leading experts from the public and private sectors examine important legal and policy developments.
Creating materials for use in the law school's robust online graduate program. Serving as Faculty Editor of the Center's blog, "Health Reform Watch," and Faculty Advisor of Seton Hall Law's student publication Health Law Outlook.
Other activities such as speaking at continuing education programs, presenting at academic and other conferences, and providing legal commentary to the media.
Applicants must have a JD, LLM, or other relevant Master's or PhD degree.
Evidence of excellent research and writing skills is essential. Experience engaging in public health or social science research, practicing health, intellectual property, or life sciences law, and/or working in government, health care, or the pharmaceutical or medical device industries is desirable.
Education or experience qualifying the applicant to use qualitative or quantitative empirical research methods is also desirable.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.