The University of Michigan Law School is seeking applications for the position of Fellow in Law and Mobility. The Fellow will serve as administrative director for the Law School's Project in Law and Mobility. In that capacity, the Fellow will work with faculty and staff from the Law School, MCity, and the wider university as well as government and industry partners to support a variety of research, pedagogical, and public service activities relating to the regulation of mobility (particularly, connected and automated vehicles).
Serving as managing editor of the online Journal of Law and Mobility
Helping to organize an annual conference at the Law School
Supporting teaching faculty in Problem Solving Initiative class on connected and automated vehicles
Organizing a speaker series on law and mobility
Supporting other Law School initiatives relating to law and technology
Hiring and managing student research assistants
Experience in the automotive industry and website development experience are a plus, but not required. Experience as a law journal editor is heavily desired.
The fellowship begins as soon as is feasible and requires a one-year commitment with the possibility of a second year dependent upon performance and availability of funding.
Questions can be directed to: Professor Daniel Crane at firstname.lastname@example.org and current Fellow Ian Williams at email@example.com.
At the University of Michigan, our dedication to academic excellence for the public good is inseparable from our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. U-M is committed to recruiting, selecting, and retaining a diverse and highly engaged staff community.
Additional Salary Information: The University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package. Additional information is available on our website https://hr.umich.edu/benefits-wellness.
Internal Number: 182750
About University of Michigan
Founded in 1859, Michigan Law School is one of the world’s leading institutions of legal education and enjoys a reputation for academic excellence characterized by a powerful commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Michigan is consistently ranked among the top law schools in the nation, and enjoys international renown for its intellectual rigor, stunning physical surroundings, preeminent faculty scholarship, and a community noted for collegiality and warmth. Michigan Law has an exceptional and cooperative community of talented and interesting students, with 1000 in the JD and 40 in the LLM program. Our commitments to collegiality, to constructive and challenging debate, and to enabling our students to pursue a wide range of options explain why the Law School has long been committed to diversity along many dimensions. Our graduates serve with distinction in the private, public, non-profit, and academic sectors, in large numbers in every major market in the nation, as well as internationally. The University of Michigan is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, which is considered among the best places in the United States to live and work.