​​​​​​​​​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.

​​Summer Distinguished Scholars

For more information on the Summer Distinguished Scholars program, and about the current 2017 scholars, please visit the webpage here.

June 11 - 24, 2017
Michelle Nowlin, Clinical Professor of Law and Supervising Attorney, Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic 
Distinguished Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Scholar​

June 15 - 28, 2017
Sara Bronin, Thomas F. Gallivan, Jr., Chair in Real Property Law and Faculty Director, Center for Energy & Environmental Law, University of Connecticut School of Law
Distinguished Energy Law Scholar

July 22 - 29, 2017
Tianbao Qin, Professor of Law, Director of Research Institute of Environmental Law, and Associate Dean for Research and International Affiliations, Wuhan University School of Law
Distinguished International Environmental Law Scholar 

July 16 - 29, 2017
Keith Hirokawa, Associate Professor, Albany Law School​
Jonathan Rosenbloom, Professor of Law and Director, Environment & Sustainability Program, Drake University Law School 
Distinguished Environmental Law Co-Scholars

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

June 19 - June 29, 2017
Renee SchoofBloomberg BNA

July 10 - July 20, 2017
Lisa HymasGrist

July 24 - August 3, 2017
Peter Schwartzstein, freelance journalist with contributions to National Geographic, Foreign Affairs, The Guardian, Newsweek, and more