Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law is hiring a Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Graduate Fellow for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Fellow will work part time in Pace’s Land Use Law Center while working towards an LLM in Environmental Law.
For more information, visit https://law.pace.edu/graduate/llm-graduate-fellowships.
Since 1978, Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law has provided an internationally acclaimed environmental legal education. Our dedicated faculty have been pioneers in developing and implementing environmental law and continue to serve as national and world leaders in the field. We are the only top environmental law program that is about forty minutes away by train from New York City and two hours away by air from Washington, DC, providing students with easy access to outstanding practice opportunities. Fellows receive a full tuition waiver and a modest stipend to cover living expenses. Applications for the Land Use and Sustainable Development Fellowship are due April 30, 2019.
About the Land Use Law Center for Sustainable Development (For more information, visit law.pace.edu/landuse)
Established in 1993, the Land Use Law Center is dedicated to fostering the development of sustainable communities and regions through the promotion of innovative land use strategies and dispute resolution techniques. The Center provides research, training, technical assistance, support and strategic planning services to communities. Working with trained law students, the Center quickly, affordably and effectively develops techniques to remedy nearly all types of land use problems that afflict urban, suburban and rural communities. The Center enjoys a track record of successful implementation in partnership with local land use leaders, other change agents, and state and federal agencies.
It accomplishes this through its programs and catalytic demonstration projects, which cover a range of topics, including:
- Local Environmental Law and Natural Resource Conservation
- Historic Building and Agricultural Land Preservation
- Smart Growth
- Community Economic Development
- Urban Revitalization
- Affordable, Fair and Workforce Housing
- Vacant and Distressed Property Remediation
- Transit Oriented Development
- Sustainable Site and Neighborhood Development
- Green Building Programs
- Local Wind and Solar Energy Regulation
- Sea Level Rise
- Community Resiliency
- Climate Change Mitigation
- Collaborative Decision-Making and Facilitation