The Petrie-Flom Center shares a variety of opportunities in the areas of health law policy, biotechnology, and bioethics, including jobs, fellowships, seminars, graduate programs, and calls for applications and abstracts. If you have opportunities that you would like to share with the Petrie-Flom community via our website and/or our biweekly e-newsletter, please contact us at petrie-flom@law.harvard.edu.

Learn more about where to look for career opportunities in law and bioethics.


Call for Abstracts: Public Health Law Conference 2018
The Network for Public Health Law, American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics

Deadline: December 15, 2017

We are accepting abstracts for proposed panels and individual presentations for the 2018 National Public Health Law Conference. We encourage submission of abstracts related to this year's Conference theme, Health Justice: Empowering Public Health and Advancing Health Equity, as well…

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Policy Analyst
School of Public Health, Health Policy & Mgmt at Boston University

Deadline: Open until filled.

POLICY ANALYST, School of Public Health, Health Policy & Mgmt Tracking Code 9098/J2517  Job Description The Policy Analyst supports PEPReC (Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) in the development of high-priority…

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Clinical Fellow, Environmental Law & Policy Clinic
Harvard Law School

Deadline: Open until filled.

Clinical Fellow, Environmental Law & Policy Clinic Harvard Law School  43890BR Duties & Responsibilities The Emmett Environmental Law & Policy Clinic at Harvard Law School is accepting applications for a clinical fellow.  The fellow will work with…

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Call for Applications: President’s Innovation Challenge
Harvard Innovation Labs

Deadline: January 02, 2018

This opportunity is only open to Harvard students. We are pleased to announce the seventh annual President’s Innovation Challenge for entrepreneurship. Hosted by the Harvard Innovation Labs, the Challenge harnesses the creativity, ingenuity, and diversity of…

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Summer Ethics Fellowship for Law Students and Recent Graduates
Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics

Deadline: January 11, 2018

FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics) is now accepting applications for its 2018 Law program.  FASPE Law is a fully-funded, two-week summer program that uses the conduct of lawyers and judges in Nazi Germany as a launching point…

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FASPE Summer Ethics Fellowship for Law Students and Recent Graduates
Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics in Law

Deadline: January 11, 2018

FASPE Law (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics in Law) is a fully-funded two-week summer program that uses the conduct of lawyers and judges in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive study in contemporary legal ethics. FASPE Law is…

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2018-2019 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM), University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Deadline: January 12, 2018

The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM), a multidisciplinary research unit sponsored by the University of Michigan Medical School Dean's Office, the Office of Clinical Affairs, and the Department of Internal Medicine, has an active program for Postdoctoral Research Fellows. Dr.…

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Call for Submissions: Special Journal Issue to honor Professor John Robertson
Journal of Law and the Biosciences

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Special Issue to honor Professor John Robertson John Robertson, a giant in the field of law and bioethics, passed away earlier this year. To honor him and his legacy the Journal of Law and the Biosciences is soliciting papers for an honorary special issue. The papers should be substantive…

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NIH Bioethics Fellowship, Post-doctoral and Post-baccalaureate
National Institutes of Health

Deadline: Various.

The Department of Bioethics is pleased to offer a limited number of two-year post-doctoral and post-baccalaureate fellowships. Fellows participate in the activities and the intellectual life of our interdisciplinary department and study ethical issues related to biomedical research, clinical practice,…

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2018 Health Law & Policy Summer Internship
Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School (CHLPI)

Deadline: January 27, 2018

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School (CHLPI) advocates for legal, regulatory, and policy reforms to improve the health of underserved populations, with a focus on the needs of low-income people living with chronic illnesses and…

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Research Fellow
Center for Public Health Law, Temple University

Deadline: Open until filled (rolling admissions)

The Center for Public Health Law Research (CPHLR) supports the widespread adoption of scientific tools and methods for mapping and evaluating the impact of law on health. The Center works by developing and teaching public health law research and legal epidemiology methods…

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Manager, Health Policy
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Deadline: Open until filled.

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is dedicated to advancing human potential and promoting equal opportunity through technology, grantmaking, impact investing, policy, and advocacy work. We look for bold ideas — regardless of structure and stage — and help them…

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Full Professor for Quantitative Methods in Public Health and Health Services Research
UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology in Tirol, Austria

Deadline: January 31, 2018

General Description: UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology is an accredited private university owned by the Federal State of Tyrol and the University of Innsbruck with its headquarters in Hall in Tirol / Austria. UMIT is an internationally renowned…

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Call for Submissions: Special Issue “Genetic Discrimination and the Law”
Laws

Deadline: February 05, 2018

Description Genetic science and technology are advancing at a fast pace, with scientists continuing to make genetic discoveries with respect to the make-up of the human body, and the cause and effect of disease, diversity and disability amongst individuals. Scientific and technological innovations…

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Call for PhD Applications
Collaborative Research Programme in Biomedical Innovation Law (CeBIL), University of Copenhagen

Deadline: Open until filled.

About the programme Supported by a research grant of DKK 35 million from the Novo Nordisk Foundation, the  Collaborative Research Programme in Biomedical Innovation Law (CeBIL) will address and scrutinize the most significant legal challenges to biomedical innovation and public…

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Blog Contributor
Nursing Clio

Deadline: Open until filled

How to Contribute Want to contribute? We’re eager to include new voices and welcome writing on a wide range of topics. If you would like to write with us, send an email to nursingclio@gmail.com introducing yourself. Please attach…

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Dean of the College of Social Sciences, Policy, and Practice
Simmons College

Deadline: Open until filled

General Description: Simmons College invites inquiries, nominations, and expressions of interest for the position of the inaugural Dean of the College of Social Sciences, Policy, and Practice.  While the phrase “transformative moment” might be overused in higher…

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Postdoc in Economics and Management of Innovation
University of Copenhagen

Deadline: February 15, 2018

The Unit for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Management, Department of Food and Resource Economics (IFRO), Faculty of Science at the University of Copenhagen is offering a 3-year position for a postdoc fellow to participate in research projects in within the area of economics and management of biomedical…

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Call for Postdoctoral Fellowship Applications
Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women’s Hospital Program On Regulation, Therapeutics, And Law (PORTAL)

Deadline: February 16, 2018

The Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Medicine and Harvard Medical School invites its 2018 round of applications for postdoctoral fellows in pharmaceutical law and health services research. Current fellows have studied FDA regulation,…

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Fellowship in Bioethics
Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics

Deadline: March 19, 2018

General Description: The Harvard Medical School Fellowship in Bioethics is a one-year, part-time program committed to developing leaders with an expertise in bioethics. The core of the fellowship is a weekly seminar, featuring a list of esteemed guest speakers. Each seminar explores…

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Call for Papers on the History of Public Health
Public Health Reports

Deadline: Various

Call for Papers on the History of Public Health: Celebrating the 140th Anniversary of the Journal, Public Health Reports Public Health Reports (PHR) invites submitted articles on the general topic of the history of public health.…

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