Jerry Marschke is a Wertheim Fellow at the Harvard Law School, on leave from the University at Albany, State University of New York. He is also a Faculty Research Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research and Research Fellow of the Institute of the Study of Labor (IZA). His two research areas are in the economics of organizations and science and technology. Current work examines how labor contracting issues shape the internal organization of U.S. universities and explain physician sorting among specialties and produce physician shortages in certain practice areas. Some of his work on science and technology focuses on the scientific and engineering labor markets and their importance in determining and directing technological progress. In other work he examines recent trends in scientific collaboration and also the evolution and life cycle of innovating teams.