​​​​​​​The Environmental Law Center regularly hosts visiting scholars and other guests with expertise in environmental law and policy. They join the VLS community for short periods of time to conduct research, present their work to the VLS community, interact with students, and serve as networking resources.

​If you would like to apply to Vermont Law School as a visiting faculty scholar, please complete the online form.

Current Visiting Scholars

March - June, 2015
Birgitte Egelund Olsen, Law Department, Aarhus University, Denmark

Summer Distinguished Scholars

For more information on the Summer Distinguished Scholars program, and about the current 2015 scholars, please visit the webpage here.

June 7 - June 14, 2015
Philippe Cullet, Professor of International and Environmental Law, SOAS, University of London; Senior Visiting Fellow, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi; and Convenor, International Environmental Law Research Centre
Distinguished International Environmental Law Scholar 

June 7 - 12 and July 12 - 17, 2015
Steven Ferrey, Professor of Law, Suffolk Law University
Distinguished Energy Law Scholar

June 8 - June 20, 2015
James Salzman, Samuel F. Mordecai Professor of Law and Professor of Environmental Policy, Duke University
Distinguished Environmental Law Scholar

July 12 - 25, 2015
Janelle Orsi, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Sustainable Economics Law Center​
Distinguished Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Scholar

Summer Media Fellows
For more information about this unique program, please visit this webpage​.

June 15 - June 26, 2015
Tim McDonnell, Mother Jones and Climate Desk

July 6 - July 17, 2015
Zoë Schlanger, Newsweek

July 20 - July 21, 2015
Natalie Allen, CNN International​