The OBA Foundation Chief Justice of Ontario Fellowship in Research promotes scholarship in legal ethics and professionalism.
Faculty Research Office: 5 days prior to agency deadline. (If you wish to have feedback on your application allow at least one week – contact Karen Kueneman)
Research Western: 5 days prior to agency deadline
OBA: July 3, 2018 (decision by July 26, 2018)
Description: The purpose of the Fellowship is to encourage scholarship in the academic discipline of legal ethics and professionalism in Canadian universities and colleges; continue the development of Canadian materials on legal ethics and professionalism in the practice of law; promulgate the principles of professionalism to the practicing bar at continuing education conferences; and commission keynote speakers for continuing education conferences on legal ethics and professionalism.
Term: September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
Eligibility: Only full-time faculty teaching at a Canadian university or college (“faculty applicants”) are eligible to apply for the Fellowship in Research. Faculty applicants are not required to be members of the Ontario Bar Association.
Full Applications are to be processed through Research Western and are to be accompanied by a completed ROLA.