​​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. For international visitors seeking a J-1 Visitor Exchange Visa, please visit our J-1 Visitor Exchange Information Page


Summer 2019 Visitors

Summer Distinguished Scholars

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Scholar, June 2 - 15, 2019: Amy CohenJohn C. Elam/Vorys Sater Professor of Law

Environmental Law Scholar, June 17 - 23, 2019: Richard LazarusHoward and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

International Environmental Law Scholar, July 14 - 27, 2019: Carmen GonzalezProfessor of Law, Seattle University School of Law

Energy Law Scholar, July 14 - 27, 2019: Joel EisenProfessor of Law, Austin Owen Research Fellow, University of Richmond School of Law

For more information on the scholars, please visit this webpage.


Summer Media Fellows

Term 2, June 16 - 29, 2019: Annie SniderPolitico

Term 3, July 7 - 20, 2019: David AbelBoston Globe and Ellen GilmerE&E News

Term 4, July 21 - August 3, 2019: Yvette CabreraHuffington Post