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The Canadian Institute of Resources Law (CIRL), a registered charitable organization, is a leading national centre of expertise on energy and environmental policy and law issues relating to Alberta's energy and natural resources. Since its establishment in 1979, the Institute has developed an international reputation for excellence in resources, energy and environmental law, and pursues a three-fold mandate to undertake research, education and publication activities on energy and the environment. 

Graduate Research Fellow

The Canadian Institute of Resources Law (CIRL) in Murray Fraser Hall, is a leading Canadian research institute engaged in research on domestic and international natural resources and environmental law and policy issues. CIRL is accepting applications for a graduate Research Fellow to assist with institute reseach during the months June through October 2017. Recent LLM graduates are eligible to apply. Candidates must have an aptitude for self-directed legal research and excellent research and writing skills. The researcher will work on energy and environmental law research projects assigned by the CIRL Executive Director. Interested applicants may email a cover letter, CV and the names of three referees familiar with your graduate legal work to no later than May 25, 2017.The application may also be dropped off at MFH 3353, or emailed to the institute Administrator at


The Canadian Institute of Resources Law gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the Alberta Law Foundation,
which provided a grant for the maintenance of this website.

L'institut canadien du droit des ressources est reconnaissant du soutien généreux fourni par l'Alberta Law Foundation,
qui a financé l'entretien de ce site.