Post-Doctoral Corporate Governance Fellowships For Finance, Economics, and Accounting Researchers

Job Description & Qualification

The Program on Corporate Governance at Harvard Law School (HLS) is seeking applications for Corporate Governance Fellowships from highly qualified candidates with graduate training in finance, economics, or accounting.

Candidates should have completed a Ph.D., or a substantial part of their work towards it, in finance, economics, or accounting, have significant experience in empirical research, and have an interest in corporate governance.

During the term of their appointment, Fellows will be in residence at HLS. They will be required to devote part of their time to work on research projects of the Program, depending on their skills, interests, and Program needs. Fellows will also be able to spend significant time on their own projects. The position will provide a competitive fellowship salary and Harvard University benefits.

Application Procedure

Applications are considered on a rolling basis, and the start date is flexible. Appointments are for one year but the appointment period can be extended for additional one-year period/s (contingent on business needs and funding as are other Program positions).

Interested candidates should submit a CV, graduate program transcripts, any research papers they have written, and a cover letter to the coordinator of the Program, at programcoordinator@corpgov.law.harvard.edu. The cover letter should describe the candidate’s experience, reasons for seeking the position, career plans, and the period during which they would like to work with the Program.

About the Organization

The Program on Corporate Governance seeks to foster research and scholarship about corporate governance and facilitate discourse in this field among academics, practitioners, and policy-makers.

Job ID

ID: J14832