Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Stanford Law School Has Extended their Deadline for the 2022 Empirical Research Fellowship!


The Stanford Law School Empirical Research Fellowship offers a unique opportunity for graduating seniors and recent college graduates to participate in groundbreaking empirical legal and social science research. The fellowship provides a unique opportunity for those considering graduate school, law school, and/or business school in the future. 

Prior Research Fellows have matriculated to Ph.D. programs and law schools at:

  • Harvard
  • Stanford
  • Yale
  • MIT
  • Princeton
  • Columbia
  • NYU
They have been drawn from a variety of undergraduate disciplines, such as:

  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Applied Math 
  • Public Policy
  • Statistics
  • Computer Science

Successful applicants will be matched with a specific professor based on background and interests. As full-time Stanford University employees, fellows will receive: 

  • Competitive salary and benefits package  (medical, dental, and vision insurance) 
  • Access to campus athletic and academic facilities (to the extent that any ongoing pandemic restrictions allow)
  • Paid vacation time
  • Professional development funds
  • Capacity to audit Stanford courses and attend on-campus lectures and seminars free of charge

The deadline for the second round of application review is 7:00 AM PST on Monday, January 3, 2021. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. The position is visa sponsorship eligible (J-1) and applicants with OPT are also eligible for this position. For further information on how to apply please visit the job posting.