Yale Offers New Law PhD

Amidst a competitive market for those entering legal academia and an expectation that even entry-level law professors will have significant scholarly credentials, Yale Law School has announced a new PhD degree program. Geared toward those who have already earned a law degree from an American law school and want to work as a law professor, the new program is billed as the first of its kind in the United States. The program will begin accepting applications in the fall of 2012 and start enrolling students in the fall of 2013. Learn more from the school