On the Job! Call for Nominees: ABILA Student Ambassadors

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

►The International Law Association (American Branch) is seeking nominations for its Student Ambassadors program. All ABILA members are invited to nominate students for this position. Student Ambassadors help with the work of the organization, especially in the preparation of International Law Weekend 2021 (ILW 2021). ILW is held annually by the Branch and will take place virtually on October 28–30, 2021. Each Student Ambassador will be assigned to specific individuals such as the Organizing Committee Chairs, the President, or one of the Vice Presidents to provide various forms of assistance with ILW, including blogging and providing logistical support as needed. After ILW, the Student Ambassadors may be asked to assist with the newsletter, to support ABILA committees, or to perform other tasks as assigned by the President. ABILA will try to create networking opportunities for the Student Ambassadors both with ABILA members and with one another.

Members are invited to send their nominee’s cover letter and résumé to Ms. Madaline George (membership@ila-americanbranch.org) by Monday, May 24, 2021. As a reminder, student membership in the American Branch of the International Law Association is free for students, and they may sign up from the membership page of our website.

On the Job! International Nuremberg Principles Academy

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

► Applications are welcome from International Nuremberg Principles Academy for the position of Project Officer and Senior Officer.  The Project Officer position is for a period of 2 years. The Senior Officer position is intended as a parental leave cover for 12 months, starting July 1, 2021. For more information on these positions and the application process, click here.

On the Job! ABILA Media Officer

Call for Applicants: ABILA Media Officer

The American Branch is looking for a committed member to serve in the position of
ABILA Media Officer.


Position Summary: The Media Officer will be responsible for developing and
implementing the overall content strategy of the American Branch social media
presence, which will include soliciting, writing, and editing content for our website,
blogging on current events and ABILA activities, managing social media posts, and
handling email communication.


Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a legal background (either a J.D. degree
or working toward a J.D. or other law degree) with a strong interest in international law
and practice. He or she must have a passion for, and strong understanding of, the
mission of ABILA, excellent written and verbal communication skills, critical thinking and
problem-solving skills, the ability to multi-task, and excellent knowledge of Facebook,
Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and other social media best practices. He or she must also
demonstrate a high level of professionalism.


ABILA will base compensation on the candidate’s experience.


The American Branch of the International Law Association will consider proposals from
applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected
veteran status. Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to Prof. Leila
Sadat, President, American Branch, International Law Association (sadat@wustl.edu)
with a copy to Ms. Madaline George, Program Officer (madalinegeorge@wustl.edu).

On the Job! Legal Officer (Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice – Firearms)

Job Opening

The UNODC Global Firearms Programme is looking for a Legal Officer (Firearms). Please find the full job listing here.

Posting Title:Legal Officer (Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice – Firearms), P4
Job Code Title:CRIME PREVENTION AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE OFFICER
Department/Office:United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Duty Station:VIENNA
Posting Period:12 October 2020 – 25 November 2020
Job Opening Number:20-Drug Control and Crime Prevent-UNODC-142459-R-Vienna (G)

Org. Setting and Reporting

This position is located in the Implementation Support Section (ISS) of the Organized Crime and Illicit Trafficking Branch OCB), Division for Treaty Affairs (DTA) of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vienna. The incumbent will work under the direct guidance and supervision of the Senior Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Officer / Global Firearms Programme (GFP) Coordinator in ISS, and the overall supervision of the Chief of Section.

For more information on UNODC, please visit our website at www.unodc.org.Responsibilities.

Fore more information on the job opening, please visit: https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=142459&Lang=en-US.

On the Job! Int’l Nuremberg Principles Academy

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

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is looking for two project officers for two different research projects: Project Officer for the “E-Procedure” Research Project and Project Officer for the “Length of Proceedings” Research Project. For both positions, the Project Officer will conduct background research, compile literature reviews, and engage in project development, among other tasks.

Both require an advanced degree (minimum Master’s degree) in international law, international criminal law, human rights or related field, a minimum of 2 years of experience in project coordination in a related field, and demonstrated knowledge of International Criminal Law, among other qualifications.

To apply, send a complete application including cover letter, CV and three references to admin@nurembergacademy.org. The deadline for the “E-Procedure” position is July 31, 2019 and for the “Length of Proceedings” position is August 31, 2019. (Click on the highlighted text above for more information on each position.)

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is a foundation dedicated to the advancement of the Nuremberg Principles and International Criminal Law (ICL). It is located in Nuremberg, the birthplace of modern ICL, and is conceived as a forum and capacity building institution for contemporary issues in the ICL field. The foundation’s activities include the promotion of International Criminal Law through training and applied research. The Academy was established in November 2014 by the Federal Republic of Germany, the Free State of Bavaria and the City of Nuremberg.

On the Job! [Helton Fellowship]

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

 Applications are welcome from recent or current law graduates for the position of Helton Fellow.  The holder of this position receives funded contributions from ASIL members, interest groups, and private foundations to pursue field work and research on significant issues involving international law, human rights, humanitarian affairs, and related areas. Deadline is Monday, January 15, 2018; details here https://www.asil.org/about/helton-fellowship-program.

Seeking Associate Director for Global Practice Preparation: Georgia Law’s Dean Rusk International Law Center

sign2We’re looking for a self-initiating, globally minded individual to lead the Global Practice Preparation portfolio here at the Dean Rusk International Law Center, University of Georgia School of Law.

The Associate Director for Global Practice Preparation will advance our 40-year-old Center’s mission by developing and administering global practice preparation initiatives, with the support of an administrative assistant and under the supervision of yours truly, the Director of the Dean Rusk International Law Center.

As detailed in the full job notice, initiatives include:

A J.D. or LL.M. degree or its equivalent is required for this possession. As detailed in the full job notice, the successful applicant also will have significant experience, practice- or research-based, in global affairs, international law, and/or global legal education; proficiency in languages other than English; and experience in events planning and coordination. The successful applicant further will have an ability to travel, as well as a demonstrated self-initiating, entrepreneurial, creative, and collaborative approach to work.

Also expected is dedicated to advancing the mission of the Dean Rusk International Law Center. Named after the former U.S. Secretary of State who taught at Georgia Law in the last decades of his career, the Center has served since 1977 as a nucleus for global research, education, and service.

A PDF of the full job notice is here. To apply, click here and follow registration/application instructions, inserting the posting number 20171879 in order to reach the vacancy, captioned “ASSOC DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATIVE.”

We look forward to filling this vital position asap, so if you’re interested, don’t delay!

(Cross-posted from Exchange of Notes)

On the Job! Gender Project Consultant in NYC; Clinical Fellow @ Duke Law

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

logoThe Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack. Applications are welcome from Ph.Ds, Ph.D candidates or other advanced research training in fields such as gender, human right, humanitarian assistance or education for the position of GCPEA Gender Project Consultant.  The holder of this position will conduct research and develop gender-specific recommendations on protecting girls and women from attacks on education and military use of educational institutions. They will work approximately 65 days between April and November 2017, presenting research to the GC{EAGender Project Working Group and external reviewers. Applications will be reviewed as received until the position is filled; details here.

download► Duke University Law School. Applications are welcome from individuals with 2-5 years experience with international human rights for a supervising attorney/clinical fellow to join the international human rights program and clinic beginning in Summer 2017, led by Professor Jayne Huckerby. The holder of this position will primarily help supervise student fieldwork in Clinic projects and participate in the planning and teaching of the Clinic advocacy seminar, among other opportunities, supervised by the Director of the International Human Rights Clinic. Deadline is April 16, 2017; details here. 

On the Job! Research Assistant Professor, Newcomb/Tulane

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► Applications are welcome from graduates in law, political science, or related disciplines for the position of Research Assistant Professor, Newcomb College Institute, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.  The holder of this full-time, two-year, research and teaching position, which focuses on judicial diversity, will report to Tulane Professor Sally J. Kenney, the Institute’s Executive Director. Deadline is Jan. 15, 2017; details here.newcomb-logo

Job Opportunity: Post Doc Positions

WZB Berlin Social Science Center

The WZB Berlin Social Science Center is seeking to appoint two research fellows to be employed fulltime (39 hours/week) for up to five years, commencing on 16th January 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Main tasks involve the theory-based research of transnational and international institutions, their social and political prerequisites, and the repercussions on national processes. The successful candidates are to work within the framework of the research programme of the Global Governance unit.

Please see the unit’s website or following attachment for more information: