Call for Nominations: Harold Berman Prize for Excellence in Law & Religion Scholarship

Deadline: 

07/15/16

Event Date: 

01/4/17 to 01/7/17

Location name: 

2017 AALS Annual Meeting

Organization: 

AALS Section on Law & Religion

Call for Nominations: Harold Berman Prize for Excellence in Law &
Religion Scholarship

Starting this year, the AALS Section on Law & Religion will award the
"Harold Berman Prize" to recognize scholarly excellence by an
untenured professor at an AALS Member School.

The Prize will be given to the author of an article, published between
July 15, 2015 and July 15, 2016, which has made an outstanding
scholarly contribution to the field of law and religion.

The recipient must be a tenure-track faculty member at an AALS Member
School and must have served no more than 6 years as a faculty member
as of the date of the awarding of the Prize. The Prize will be awarded
at the 2017 AALS Annual Meeting, scheduled for January 4-7, 2017.

Nominations should be sent by email to Professor Michael Helfand
(michael.helfand@pepperdine.edu) and must be received by 5pm PST on
August 15th, 2016. Nominations should include the full name, title and
contact information for the nominated scholar, in addition to a PDF
version of the published version of the article to be considered for
the Prize. There is a limit of three nominations per nominator.
Self-nominations are welcomed.

Questions about the Prize should be addressed to Professor Richard
Albert (richard.albert@bc.edu), Chair of the Section on Law &
Religion.

Prize Committee

Zak Calo (Hamad Bin Khalifa / Valparaiso)
Rick Garnett (Notre Dame)
Michael Helfand (Pepperdine)
Lisa Roy Shaw (Mississippi)