Thursday, May 2, 2013

Human Rights Clinical Fellow Position at the University of Chicago Law School

The University of Chicago Law School is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time position training and supervising law students as a Fellow, appointed with the rank of Lecturer, in the Law School’s International Human Rights (IHR) Clinic. The position will begin June 1, 2013, or later. The appointment is for one year, but reappointment for a second term is also possible. The IHR Clinic works for the promotion of social and economic justice globally, including in the United States. The IHR Clinic uses international human rights laws and norms as well as other substantive law and strategies to draw attention to human rights violations, develop practical solutions to those problems using interdisciplinary methodologies, and promote accountability on the part of state and non-state actors. IHR Clinic projects include litigation in domestic, foreign, and international tribunals, as well as non-litigation projects, such as documenting violations, legislative reform, drafting reports, and training manuals.  Click here for details.

KJ

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2013/05/human-rights-clinical-fellow-position-at-the-university-of-chicago-law-school.html

Current Affairs, Immigration Law Clinics | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef019101bc466b970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Human Rights Clinical Fellow Position at the University of Chicago Law School: