On the Job! compiles interesting vacancy notices, as follows:
Applications are welcome for the position of Human Rights Analyst, Multi-Stakeholder Initiative Integrity (MSI Integrity), Berkeley, California. MSI Integrity is a non-profit human rights organization that investigates whether or how multi-stakeholder initiatives (MSIs) can be effective instruments to protect and promote human rights and the environment. Through its research, the facilitation of debate and dialogue, and the development of tools for evaluation, MSI Integrity seeks to reduce the harms and human rights abuses caused or exacerbated by the private sector.
The deadline to apply is January 7, 2018; details and application information here.
This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers for a works-in-progress workshop on “The Protection of Cultural Heritage and Municipal Law” as follows:
The American Society of International Law’s Cultural Heritage and the Arts Interest Group and Fordham University School of Law’s Urban Law Center, along with the Quebec Society of International Law invite academics and graduate students to submit paper proposals for a works-in-progress workshop to be held on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Fordham University’s School of Law in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The theme is “The Protection of Cultural Heritage and Municipal Law.” This workshop will highlight the place of municipal or local law in the discourse of the protection of cultural heritage, exploring continuities and discontinuities with international law.
The deadline to submit paper proposals of no more than 500 words is December 30, 2018 and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to the Fifth Annual Junior Scholars Conference as follows:
The University of Michigan Law School invites junior scholars to attend the 5th Annual Junior Scholars Conference, which will be held on April 26-27, 2019 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The conference provides junior scholars with a platform to present and discuss their work with peers, and to receive detailed feedback from senior members of the Michigan Law faculty. The Conference aims to promote fruitful collaboration between participants and to encourage their integration into a community of legal scholars. The Junior Scholars Conference is intended for academics in both law and related disciplines. Applications from postdoctoral researchers, lecturers, fellows, SJD/PhD candidates, and assistant professors (pre-tenure) who have not held an academic position for more than four years, are welcomed. The deadline is January 12, 2019. Further information can be found at the Conference website.
The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, based at the University of Texas at Austin, is circulating a Call for Papers for its 2018-2019 series. The Rapoport Center’s Working Paper Series aims to provide a productive environment for debate about human rights. Authors from all disciplines and institutions are welcome to submit papers on any topic related to human rights. The Editorial Committee is accepting papers on a rolling basis. Find more information here.
Work On! is an occasional item about workshops, roundtables, and other fora that do not necessarily include publication:
A call for applications has been made by the Eighth Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law, which will be held at the National University of Singapore on August 12, 13 and 14, 2019. The eighth Forum will be convened by Dino Kritsiotis (Law – Nottingham), J.H.H. Weiler (Law – NYU), Simon Chesterman (Law – NUS), Antony T. Anghie (Law – NUS & Utah), and Lucy F. Reed (Law – NUS). The deadline for applications is January 31, 2019. Details here.
This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for The International Nuremberg Principles Academy, as follows:
►The International Nuremberg Principles Academy invites submissions for an edited volume in light of the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute on “The Past, Present and Future of the International Criminal Court”. The volume is anticipated to be released in Summer 2019. Deadline for submission of abstracts is 14 August 2018. For more information, please see here.
This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to write for The Brazilian Journal of International Law, as follows:
► The Brazilian Journal of International Law (RDI) is now accepting papers for its special issue on the History of International Law. Manuscripts may be submitted in English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish. The deadline is 30 September 2018. For more details on the submission process, please click here.