Go on! Harvard Institute for Global Law and Policy Fellowship Program (deadline Feb. 23) & June Conference (deadline Mar. 16)

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►The Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School is currently accepting applications for our 2018-2019 Residential Fellowship Program and IGLP: The Conference.

The Fellowship Program offers full or partial doctoral and post-doctoral fellowship support to a small number of scholars pursuing research in areas related to the IGLPs ongoing work. The Institute welcomes all interested doctoral and post-doctoral scholars who are currently pursuing research in the areas of global law, economic policy, and social justice to apply for our residential Fellowships. Alumni of IGLP Workshops are especially encouraged to apply.

Fellowships typically begin July 1st and run through the following June 30th.

The application deadline is February 23, 2018.

IGLP will also be hosting an international conference at Harvard Law School to showcase innovative thinking about global law and policy.

The program is currently accepting submissions for IGLP Conference Panels and Conference Papers! If you have an idea for a Panel or are interested in presenting your work at the conference, please fill out the appropriate form. Alumni of past Workshops are also encouraged to submit proposals.

 Program Dates:  June 2-3, 2018

The deadline to submit a proposal is March 16, 2018.

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Go On! American University, Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (deadline May 1)

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Image result for American University Washington College of Law logo► The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law is accepting applications for its Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

This annual Program offers 20 courses in English and Spanish lectured by over 40 scholars of relevance in the field of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. The Program gathers more than 150 participants from more than 25 different countries all in Washington D.C. for an intensive 3 weeks of immersion into the world of human rights.

This is a unique opportunity to learn and interact with judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC), the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Special Rapporteurs and Committee members of United Nations, members of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, experts from prominent NGO’s and professors from all over the world.

Program Dates: May 29 – June 15, 2018

Deadline for applications: 1 May 2018

Details may be found on the Program Brochure

Please contact hracademy@wcl.american.edu for more information.

Click here to apply!

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On the Job! Director, Women’s Rights Program in New York

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► Applications are welcome from candidates holding a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study or equivalent experience/ education in challenging barriers to gender equity for the position of Director of the Woman’s Right Program (WRP) of the Open Society Foundation (OSF) in New York.  

The holder of this position will be the principal strategist on women’s rights for the OSF Network, articulating the goals and crafting strategies of the global program and serving as a resource to those designing and implementing the strategies of the national and regional foundations and the various geographic programs in the network.


Deadline is March 5, 2018; details here 

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Go on! Summer School ‘Business and Human Rights’ in Pisa (deadline April 23)

► The Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies together with the University of Milan, The Institute for Research on Innovation and Services for Development of the Italian National Research Council (CNR-IRISS), and Temple University, Rome, have announced open registration for summer school in Business and Human Rights.
The course will be entirely taught in English and will feature excellent speakers, such as Prof. Sheldon Leader, Prof. Nadia Bernaz, Judge Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque, Dr. Tara Van Ho, Prof. Jernej L. Cernic, Dr. Maddalena Neglia, and many others.
Location: Pisa, Italy at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies
Dates: 18-22 June 2018.
Deadline for applications: April 23, 2018
Discounted early-bird fee is available until March 8!
Detailed information can be found on the Program’s Website
Click here to apply!

Go On! iCourts/PluriCourts Summer School in Copenhagen (deadline April 2, 2018)

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►  The University of Copenhagen has announced that the Centre of Excellence for International Courts (iCourts) and PluriCourts (Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order) will be hosting a high-level summer school for PhD students working on international courts in their social and political context.

Time: 18 June – 22 June 2018 at 9:00 – 16:00

Place: iCourts, Faculty of Law, Conference/flex room, ground floor, room 8A-0-57, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen S

Deadline for submission: 2 April 2018 12:00.  To Apply Use this Form.

For more information click here .

Go on! PhD Research Fellowships at PluriCourts, University of Oslo (Deadline February 28, 2018)

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►  The University of Oslo, PluriCourts is accepting applications for two, paid PhD Research Fellowships in Public International LawThe PhD candidate must hold a master’s degree of high quality in law.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Up to two PhD Research Fellowships within the project ‘State Consent to International Jurisdiction: Conferral, Modification and Termination’ under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Freya Baetens are available at the PluriCourts Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, Department for Public and International Law, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo. The project is funded by the Research Council of Norway, as part of the Young Research Talents grant program.
For more information regarding the project, please visit the Project’s Homepage
QUALIFICATIONS: Details regarding qualifications & requirements in addition to compensation can be found here
Please follow the link to submit your application electronically. Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their University’s grading system. Please note that all documents submitted as part of the application must be in English.
STARTING DATE: 1 September 2018 (negotiable)