Work On! International Criminal Court Summer School


Work On! is an occasional item about workshops, roundtables, and other fora that do not necessarily include publication:

► The Irish Centre for Human Rights at the National University of Ireland Galway will host the annual International Criminal Court Summer School from June 24 to June 28, 2019. Delegates will participate in a series of intensive lectures by leading academics and professionals working at the Court. The deadline for scholarship applications is March 1, 2019. The deadline for registration is June 1, 2019.

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On the Job! University of Oxford


On the Job! compiles interesting vacancy notices, as follows:

Applications are welcome from those who have a doctorate in a relevant area to International Human Rights Law for the position of Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law, University of Oxford – Department for Continuing Education and Kellogg College.  Responsibilities include engaging in research and publication, serving as lead director of the International Human Rights Law Summer School, serving as lead director for the online part of the Masters’ in International Human Rights Law and teaching as required. Deadline is February 15, 2019; details here.

Introducing Mariateresa Garrido

It is our great pleasure to introduce our new IntLawGrrls contributor Dr. Mariateresa Garrido!

Dr. Garrido is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Law at UPEACE and the Coordinator of the UPEACE Doctoral Committee. She is an international lawyer and holds a Doctorate from UPEACE. Her main research area is related to the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and the protection of journalists in Latin America; but she is also researching on the interaction between human rights and Information and Communication Technologies. She uses mixed methodologies and legal research to explore linkages between the law, journalism and new technologies.

Heartfelt welcome!

Human Rights Analyst for Multi-Stakeholder Initiative (MSI) Integrity

on-the-jobOn 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.


Write On! “The Protection of Cultural Heritage and Municipal Law”

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


Write On! Michigan Law School Fifth Annual Junior Scholars Conference

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.


Write On! The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

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.