Visiting Research Scholar (Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Academic Fellowship in Indian Constitutional Law)
May 20, 2017
New York, New York
Full-time - Experienced
Higher Education Institution
Summary Description: The Visiting Research Scholar will conduct scholarly research; assist in the instruction of courses and supervision of student work; and design/organize research-oriented events, all related to the topic of Indian Constitutional Law. The incumbent will have the opportunity to spend the Fall 2017 semester in residence at Columbia Law School, where s/he will participate in the School's intellectual life, including attending faculty seminars and workshops. He/she will have access to the Law School's academic resources and facilities, including work space and a modest research budget.
Minimum Qualifications: Outstanding academic record with focus on Indian Constitutional Law, evidence of substantial scholarly promise, and at least five (5) years of extensive professional experience.
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