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Law Teaching

Yale Law School is the country’s leading institution for producing legal academics. Our Law Teaching Program provides J.D. students, graduate students and post-graduate fellows with training and information about careers in academia.

Law Teaching Program

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Preparing for a Career in Law Teaching

There is no precise combination of factors that guarantees success on the law teaching market. Explore pathways to teaching careers.

Preparing for a Career in Law Teaching

Careers in Academia Overview

Current Candidates

Detailed information for Yale Law School students currently pursuing a career in Law Teaching.

Current Candidates

Between my colleagues and students, showing up for work means that I will have my premises challenged, my ideas tested, and my creativity spurred three times before I finish my morning coffee.”


David Schleicher

Professor of Law