In a wonderful sign of the times, a leading research university in Wales (UK) seeks to fill a Chair devoted to ELS. "Swansea University College of Law wishes to further augment its interdisciplinary research through the appointment of a Chair in Empirical Legal Studies. We seek a research leader with training in criminology, social sciences and law whose work is focused in quantitative methods as they are applied to law, institutions of criminal justice, and human behaviour." Further information can be found here. Inquiries should be directed to the Head of College, Prof. John Linarelli (at: J.Linarelli@swansea.ac.uk). Please note that the application deadline is 16 April 2014.