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.

2017-2018 Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship

2017-2018 Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship
Harvard Law School

Deadline: August 11, 2017

The deadline for applications for the 2017-2018 fellowship is now closed.  The Center and Student Fellowship. The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics is an interdisciplinary research program at Harvard Law School dedicated to…

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2018-2019 Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship

2018-2019 Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship
Harvard Law School

Deadline: August 10, 2018

The Center and Student Fellowship The Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship Program is designed to mentor students seeking to become thought leaders in health law policy and bioethics. The fellowship supports closely-mentored student research in health law policy,…

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Staff Attorney, TLPI (part time)
Harvard Law School

Deadline: Open Until Filled

General Description:  The Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative (TLPI) is a collaboration of HLS and Massachusetts Advocates for Children (MAC); its mission is to ensure that all children traumatized by exposure to family violence and other adverse childhood…

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Staff Attorney, Environmental and Energy Law Program
Harvard Law School

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Duties & Responsibilities: The Harvard Environmental and Energy Law Program (EELP) engages the environmental and energy policy community on a wide range of environmental, energy, and climate issues, by offering robust legal analysis and practical governance solutions that will move the…

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Chief Executive Officer, Changelab Solutions
Oakland, California

Deadline: Open Until Filled

General Description: ChangeLab Solutions, a leading national organization that helps to create healthier communities for all through innovative laws and policies, seeks a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Since its founding in 1997, ChangeLab Solutions has played a major role in changing…

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CRIT Litigation & Policy Associate
Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency, Yale Law School

Deadline: Open Until Filled

CRIT Litigation & Policy Associate The Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) is hiring a litigation and policy associate to start July 1, 2018. The associate will handle litigation and develop policy proposals…

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Solomon Center Medical Legal Partnership Research Associate
Solomon Center for Health and Policy at Yale Law School

Deadline: Open until filled

The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School has an exciting opportunity for a quantitative research associate to contribute to a critical gap in the legal and biomedical scholarly literature by completing an interdisciplinary, quantitative study to evaluate Medical Legal Partnerships…

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Law, Precision Medicine Cluster Hire
Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison

Deadline: Open until filled

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking to fill a faculty position with a specialization in Legal/Ethical Considerations in Precision Medicine, which lies at a crossroads of multiple legal subfields, including health law, bioethics, regulatory law, privacy law, and insurance law. The ideal…

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Professor/Associate Professor
Boston University School of Law

Deadline: Open until filled

From the description:  Boston University School of Law is seeking both entry-level and lateral faculty for positions with a projected start date of July 1, 2019. The search is broad and not limited to particular subjects, so the law school encourages all interested…

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Change Lab Solutions Law and Policy Solutions Open Positions
Change Lab Solutions

Deadline: Open until filled

ChangeLab Solutions helps the public and private sectors make communities more livable, especially for those at the highest risk with the fewest resources. Join our interdisciplinary team of lawyers, urban planners, policy analysts, public health specialists, communication and administrative professionals,…

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Daniel H. Renberg Law Fellow
The Williams Institute, UCLA School of Law

Deadline: Open until filled

From the description:  The Williams Institute seeks a law fellow to engage in cutting-edge and high-quality research and analysis related to litigation, legislation, and policy developments concerning sexual orientation and gender identity in the United States. …

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Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Positions in Society and Neuroscience
Columbia University, The Center for Science and Society

Deadline: Open until filled

From the description:  The Center for Science and Society at Columbia University invites applications for a postdoctoral research scholar/scientist or associate research scholar/scientist position to begin July 1, 2019. Columbia University is…

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Health Law and Policy Clinical Fellow
Center for Health Law & Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School (CHLPI)

From the description:  The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation (CHLPI) Clinical Fellow works under the supervision of CHLPI clinical instructors to advocate for legal, regulatory, and policy reforms to expand access to high-quality healthcare;…

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Southern HIV Impact Fund: Urgent Action Grants
Southern HIV Impact Fund and AIDS United

Deadline: Open

From the description:  Through the Southern HIV Impact Fund, AIDS United will award urgent action grants of up to $25,000 to organizations that challenge and strengthen the socio-political landscape of the U.S. South.

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Staff Attorney at the Public Health and Tobacco Policy Center
Northeastern University School of Law

Deadline: Open until filled

From the description:  Job Summary: The Public Health and Tobacco Policy Center at Northeastern University School of Law is a leader in developing and supporting innovative evidence-based public health and tobacco control…

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Environmental Rollback RA at the Environmental & Energy Law Program
Harvard Law School

Deadline: Open

The Environmental & Energy Law Program is seeking research assistants to join the team that is helping the environmental law community, media, and policymakers stay up to date on the current and developing efforts to roll back environmental and public health regulations. You will help maintain…

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Director, Master of Arts in Bioethics Program
Emory University Center for Ethics and Laney Graduate School

Deadline: March 31, 2014

The Center for Ethics at Emory University seeks a bioethics scholar to direct our Master of Arts in Bioethics (MAB) program. Rank and area of specialty are open. The…

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Lester Kissel Grant in Practical Ethics for Harvard College Students
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University

Deadline: April 04, 2014

Harvard College students are eligible to apply for a Lester Kissel Grant in Practical Ethics to support research and writing that makes contributions to the understanding of practical ethics. A number of grants will be awarded on a competitive basis for projects to be conducted during the summer of…

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Science and Governance at the Frontiers of Life
STS Summer School, Harvard Kennedy School

Deadline: April 04, 2014

This weeklong summer school is intended for graduate students and early postdocs in science and technology studies, history, philosophy, sociology, and anthropology of science, legal studies or related fields. We also invite applications from students in the biomedical sciences, life sciences and…

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2014 Health Law Scholars Workshop
The Center for Health Law Studies, Saint Louis University School of Law and the American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics

Deadline: April 07, 2014

The Health Law Scholars Workshop is a collegial forum in which faculty new to health law and bioethics scholarship present works-in-progress and receive in-depth advice from experienced scholars and teachers in the field of health law and bioethics. The workshop encourages health and bioethics scholarship,…

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Public Health Advisor
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Department of Health and Human Services

Deadline: April 08, 2014

These positions may be located in any of the offices reporting to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), with vacancies in Washington, DC and Rockville, MD, including in the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP).  OHRP is…

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Public Health Law Research (PHLR) Call for Proposals Now Open!

Deadline: April 15, 2014

This will be a single-round proposal call. Applicants are expected to submit a detailed proposal of no more than 23 pages by April 15, 2014. Only short-term studies will be funded, with up to $1.25 million available in this round. Studies up to 18 months long will be…

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Call for applications: Brocher Summer Academy 2014 Ethical Choices for DALYs and the Measurement of
Brocher Foundation

Deadline: April 17, 2014

The biennial Summer Academy in the Ethics of Global Population Health is hosted by the Brocher Foundation on the shores of Lake Geneva June 9-13 2014, introducing…

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Deputy Attorney General
Civil Division, Health Law Unit, New Castle County, Delaware Department of Justice

Deadline: April 17, 2014

Description of Duties: The Delaware Department of Justice, Civil Division, Health Law Unit, seeks a Deputy Attorney General to primarily represent The Department of Health and Social Services and its divisions, including the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health, on a variety of legal…

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Accepting Applications for 2014-2015 Fellows
The O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Deadline: April 25, 2014

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law is seeking exceptionally qualified candidates to serve as O’Neill Institute Law Fellows. Housed at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C., the O’Neill Institute is a leading research institute for health…

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Visiting Fellows Programme: Global Health, Ethics, Philosophy, and Human Rights
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Deadline: April 30, 2014

2014-2015 Visiting Fellowships LSHTM is offering a limited number of visiting fellowships during the academic year 2014-2015 (Sept-June) for individuals wanting to conduct ethics or philosophical research and/or scoping activities for future joint research. Visiting fellows will be provided…

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Journal of Law and the Biosciences (JLB) Soliciting Commentaries

Deadline: May 05, 2014

Journal of Law and the Biosciences is pleased to solicit Peer Commentaries for the following articles: The Regulation of Cognitive Enhancement Devices, by Hannah Maslen, Thomas Douglas, Roi Cohen Kadosh, Neil…

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Foundation for Child Development Young Scholars Program
Foundation for Child Development

Deadline: May 9, 2014, 12:00 PM EST

The FCD Young Scholars Program (YSP) supports policy- and practice-relevant research on the development and learning needs of the nation's young children growing up under conditions of poverty and low-income. FCD believes that early learning is a solid first step towards lifelong development…

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2014-2015 Student Fellowship
Petrie-Flom Center, Harvard Law School

Deadline: May 19, 2014

The Center and Student Fellowship.  The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics is an interdisciplinary research program at Harvard Law School dedicated to the scholarly research of important issues at the intersection of law and health policy,…

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Call for Submissions: The 1st Annual International Neuroethics Society Student Essay Prize
International Neuroethics Society

Deadline: May 20, 2014

The International Neuroethics Society is pleased to announce a call for submissions for a new student prize in neuroethics, which is envisioned to promote interest in neuroethics at an early stage in student's careers. All current postsecondary students in any discipline…

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Health Law Counsel
Aetna Inc.

Deadline: May 21, 2014

Position Summary This position will support Lead Privacy and Behavioral Health Counsel in providing legal advice and recommendations for action regarding matters of complexity as well as more routine privacy matters. This position is generally focused on providing day-to-day legal guidance…

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Intern, Health Economics Projects
US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response

Deadline: May 22, 2014, 12:00pm

The US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response is seeking an intern to support ongoing health economics projects. The intern will be responsible for assisting with…

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Lecturer in Medical Law, Ethics and Policy (Fixed Term) and Research Fellowship in Medical Law and E
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law

Deadline: June 09, 2014

The Faculty of Law invites applications for a full-time Temporary Lectureship (5-year fixed term) in Medical Law, Ethics and Policy commencing on 1 September 2014 for a fixed period of five years. The person appointed will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, helping to expand the range…

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Three Positions in Ethics of Technology
3TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology in the Netherlands

Deadline: June 10, 2014

We are looking for three talented PhD students for projects in the areas of: Technology & Ethics (various areas) (Delft University of Technology) Ethics of Technology (various areas) (Eindhoven University of Technology) Ethics of Emerging…

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Health Science Administrator (Deputy Director, OHRP)
Office of the Secretary, Office of the Asst. Secretary for Health (OASH), Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)

Deadline: June 13, 2014

The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) is pleased to announce the following job vacancy within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH). OHRP is actively seeking to fill a vacancy for its Deputy Director. Series and Grade: GS-0601-15 Salary…

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Harvard Clinical Bioethics Course
Harvard Medical School

Deadline: June 17, 2014

Petrie-Flom Executive Director Holly Fernandez Lynch will speak on Thursday, June 19, on "What Ethicists Should Know about the Law." For more details about the course, including registration…

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Health Care Ethicist
National Center for Ethics in Health Care

Deadline: June 18, 2014

The National Center for Ethics in Health Care is recruiting for a Health Care Ethicist to serve in the New York City office. Salary range $78,361 to $121,136 per year. Application deadline Wednesday, June 18, 2014. For information about the position or to apply, please visit…

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Faculty Leader for Proposed Master’s Degree Program in Bioethics
Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School

Deadline: June 27, 2014

Harvard Medical School’s new Center for Bioethics is pleased to announce a Request for Applications for a non-tenure track faculty position to finalize planning and facilitate the approval process for a proposed Master’s degree program in Bioethics at Harvard Medical School.  Upon…

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AJOB Editorial Manager/Research Assistant
Center for Biomedical Ethics at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Deadline: June 30, 2014

All applicants must apply online at:   www.jobs.stanford.edu Search “staff” job position # 62388  Job Description: The Center for Biomedical Ethics…

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Research Assistant
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham & Women's Hospital

Deadline: July 04, 2014

GENERAL SUMMARY/OVERVIEW STATEMENT Working under the direction of the Research Manager, Division Chief, and faculty of the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, the Research Assistant is responsible for the daily organization, coordination, and conduct of activities related…

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Summer Program on Emerging Issues in Food and Drug Law
O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University

Deadline: July 14 - 18, 2014

Please join the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University for a one-week intensive summer institute exploring the domestic and international legal, regulatory, and policy framework shaping the safety and availability of foods and medicines worldwide.  …

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Summer Program in US Health Reform
O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University

Deadline: July 21 - 25, 2014

Important Dates Regular Application Deadline: June 15 Program Details Program Fees Regular Attendees Middle/Low-income Countries: $1,825 ($3,150) High-income Countries: $2,500 ($4,485)

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AHCJ-NLM Health Journalism Fellowships
Association of Health Care Journalists and National Library of Medicine

Deadline: July 28, 2014

AHCJ-NLM Health Journalism Fellowships September 7-11 Get hands-on medical research training - at the source.   The Association of Health Care Journalists has teamed up…

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Health Law Attorney
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., Attorneys at Law

Deadline: July 31, 2014

Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., Attorneys at Law, seek an Attorney with 3-5 years of experience to join our Health Law practice in Concord, New Hampshire. The ideal candidate with have experience working with regulatory issues including HIPAA, Stark Law, Anti-kickback, ADA and Medicare and Medicaid regulations.…

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Biomedical Ethics Research
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Deadline: July 31, 2014

Position Start Date: As negotiated with the successful applicant. Qualifications: Ph.D. or other terminal degree (J.D., M.D.) with experience in bioethics. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Experience with normative bioethics analyses,…

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Call for Applications: Student Internship Program

Deadline: July 31, 2014

The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School is seeking student interns for the fall 2014 semester.   Availability to start by August 4, 2014 is preferred, but later start dates will be considered on an individual basis; please indicate…

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Senior Researcher (Associate Professor) in Medical Ethics
Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford

Deadline: July 31, 2014

Job Title: Senior Researcher (Associate Professor) in Medical Ethics Division: Medical Sciences Department: Nuffield Department of Population Health Group/Unit: The Ethox Centre Location: Old Road Campus, Headington,…

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Job Opportunity: Health Law Fellowship, 2014-2015
Yale Law School

Deadline: July 31, 2014

YLS is seeking to hire a Senior Fellow in Health Law, who will taken on director-type responsibilities for YLS's health program, including conference and event development and management, fundraising and policy-paper writing. The fellow will also have the option of devoting some time to either…

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Early Career Advisor Program
American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

Deadline: August 01, 2014

The ASBH Early Career Advisor Program gives individuals early in their career in bioethics or the humanities the opportunity to present a paper or project to more experienced members of ASBH. There will be an opportunity for advisors and authors to discuss their project/paper over a 1-1.5 hour meeting…

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