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Post-Doc/Fellowship Position

2019-11-13T11:20:27+00:00November 13th, 2019|

Full-time Post-Doc/Fellowship Position The National Judicial College is seeking highly motivated candidates who are interested in helping develop a new program of research activities.  The NJC has been the leader of judicial education for over 50 years, and we are looking to increase our research efforts to support the national and international trends about rule of

Reflections from the Bench: Corrections just ain’t so

2019-10-08T08:52:40+00:00October 1st, 2019|

By the late Judge Dennis Challeen Back in the ’60s and ’70s, the liberals were in charge of corrections, and a lot of money was spent on rehabilitation programs. Almost everything was tried, from teaching job skills, enhancing self-esteem, hugs and warm fuzzies and poetry to intense probation.

Judging the Book by More Than Its Cover

2020-02-25T09:52:40+00:00September 18th, 2019|

A Symposium on Juries, Implicit Bias, and the Justice System’s Response Juries exist to weigh evidence and render just decisions. But jurors are only human, and research confirms that all people possess biases that they don’t even know they have. What can and should our legal system do to protect jury verdicts from the

Chief Advancement Officer

2019-09-16T14:16:14+00:00September 16th, 2019|

The National Judicial College seeks a high caliber, high energy fundraising professional with the skills, experience, leadership and commitment to NJC’s mission to help take the current fundraising program to the next level and beyond.  The CAO will work with a strong executive leadership team that includes a CEO, Provost and COO/CFO.  The right candidate

Welcome to the Bench

2020-04-09T12:24:47+00:00September 16th, 2019|

Congratulations to the following judges who are either new to the bench or have recently been elected, appointed or hired for a new position. Monica Jo Gomez, County Court, Colorado Meghan A. Adams, Superior Court, Delaware Michael W. Arrington, Family Court, Delaware Jeffery O. Monroe, Superior Court, Georgia Frank A. Brindisi, District Court, Louisiana Melissa