J.S.D. Program

Governance and Staff

Faculty Director

The Faculty Director chairs the J.S.D. Committee.  The Faculty Director is responsible for overseeing the J.S.D. Forum, assisting students with the identification of dissertation committee members, providing academic advice to all students and candidates in the program, and offering assistance with the academic job search.


The J.S.D. Committee

The J.S.D. Committee is appointed by the Dean of the Law School to offer admission to applicants to the J.S.D. program, approve the passage of students to J.S.D. candidacy after the first year, consider requests for exceptions to policies, and award the J.S.D. degree.


The J.S.D. Coordinator

The J.S.D. Officer is appointed by the Faculty Director and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the program. He or she may be contacted at jsdcoordinator@nyu.edu.


Contact Us

Doctor of Juridical Science Program
22 Washington Square North
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (646) 415-8126
Email: jsdcoordinator@nyu.edu

Note: Prospective students who are interested in applying to the J.S.D. program should contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at law.grad.moreinfo@nyu.edu with any questions about the admissions process. Admissions representatives are also available by telephone during normal business hours at (212) 998-6060.

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