Future Environmental Law Professors Workshop

SIXTH ANNUAL

Friday, September 13, 2019
Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
Judicial Institute, Omni Room
78 North Broadway
White Plains, New York

REGISTER

The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University will be hosting the Sixth Annual Future Environmental Law Professors Workshop on Friday, September 13, 2019.  The workshop is designed for Visiting Assistant Professors, Fellows, Researchers, Law Clerks, Practitioners, and others, including current students who plan to go on or are considering the academic teaching market in the areas of environmental law, natural resources law, agricultural law, energy law, land use planning, and/or ocean and coastal resources law.

  • Receive advice on the environmental law teaching market
  • Obtain an insider’s view of the appointments process from faculty with extensive hiring experience
  • Learn about the history and future of environmental law in law schools
  • Participate in a mock AALS interview and gain feedback from environmental law professors
  • Present your work to future colleagues in the environmental law academy through mock job talks
     

This year we are also soliciting nominations to invite excellent current law students and recent alumni with environmental interest and identified potential to succeed in academia, including in particular students from diverse backgrounds, to attend.  

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
9:00 am         Introductory remarks by Professor Katrina Kuh (Pace Law). 
9:30 am Panel discussion 
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Mock interviews
12:00 pm Keynote: 

Professor Sarah Krakoff
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Research
Moses Lasky Professor of Law
Colorado Law, University of Colorado Boulder

1:15 pm Job talk presentations with feedback provided
(Selected participants will be asked to present their job talks)
4:00 pm Reception

 

Confirmed Faculty Attending to Date

  • Nadia B. Ahmad, Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
  • Katrina Fischer Kuh, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
  • Victor B. Flatt, The University of Houston Law Center
  • Sarah Krakoff, University of Colorado School of Law
  • Margot Pollans, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
  • Jonathan Rosenbloom, Drake University Law School                        

Travel and Lodging Information

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Crowne Plaza White Plains hotel for both Thursday and Friday nights (9/12 & 9/13). 
Cost of room is $139.00.

Deadline for reservations is August 21, 2019

Reserve online at www.cpwestchester.com or by phone at 914-682-0050
Or 1-877-834-3613

For further information, please contact Lorraine Rubich @ lrubich@law.pace.edu

Past Key Note Addresses

Katrina M. Wyman, Sarah Herring Sorin Professor of LawKatrina M. Wyman, September 14, 2018
Sarah Herring Sorin Professor of Law
Director, Environmental and Energy Law LLM Program
Keynote Address: "The Return of the City"
"Click here to watch Professor Wyman's Keynote Address"
 

Hari Osofsky, Dean, Penn State Law SchoolHari Osofsky, October 13, 2017
Dean, Penn State Law School
Keynote Address: "Pathways Forward for Cross-Cutting Environmental Law Scholarship"
"Click here to watch Dean Osofsky's Keynote Address"

Pat Parenteau, Senior Counsel and Professor of Law, Vermont Law SchoolPat Parenteau, September 16, 2016
Senior Counsel and Professor of Law, Vermont Law School
Keynote Address: "Nature Deficit Disorder: A Reply to the Eco-Pragmatists"

Douglas Kysar, Joseph M. Field '55 Professor, Yale Law SchoolDouglas Kysar, September 15, 2015
Joseph M. Field '55 Professor, Yale Law School
Keynote Address: "Making a Contribution in Environmental Law"
 

Richard Lazarus, Howard and Katherine Abel Professor of Law, Harvard Law SchoolRichard Lazarus, September 26, 2014
Howard and Katherine Abel Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Inaugural Keynote Address: "Environmental Law Scholarship: Challenges and Opportunities"