The Managing Editor is part of the Ph.D. in Law and Economics Program in the Law School at Vanderbilt University and is responsible for managing all editing and writing aspects for the Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. This position reports to Professor W. Kip Viscusi, the Co-Director of the Ph.D. in Law and Economics Program.
*To be considered, applicants must submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their interest and qualifications.
The Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics is unique. It combines analytical training in economic theory and methodology with the study of law. While one can separately earn a J.D. and a Ph.D. in economics at many other universities, our program is distinctive in that training in economics is fully integrated with training in law. Upon completion of the program, you will receive a Ph.D. in Law and Economics and a J.D. The Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics at Vanderbilt was the first Ph.D. program to be administratively based in a law school.