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Information about the Fall Resume Referral/Direct Contact Program and Fall Externship Program

As part of Fall Recruiting 2012, the Career Development Office (“CDO”) administers its Resume Referral and Direct Contact program. The Resume Referral and Direct Contact program provides an opportunity for employers unable to visit campus to receive applications from Miami Law students. Bidding for employers participating in the Fall Resume Referral/Direct Contact Program and Fall […]

The Career Development Office Announces the Start of Fall Recruiting 2012!

The Career Development Office (“CDO”) would like to announce the start of Fall Recruiting 2012. Fall Recruiting 2012 is a collection of programs coordinated by the CDO for employers interested in interviewing University of Miami law students for summer and post-graduate positions. These programs include the Fall On Campus Interview (OCI) Program, Resume Referral and […]

Interdisciplinary Journal of Human Rights Law Seeks Assistant & Copy Editors

Application deadline: 15 July 2012  Call for Assistant Editors: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Human Rights Law (IJHRL) is currently seeking applications for the position of Assistant Editor. Individuals with editorial experience specializing in issues concerning international human rights law are highly encouraged to apply. Candidates should be available to assume their titles immediately. Interested candidates […]

Welcome to the Peace and Collaborative Development Network

The Peace and Collaborative Network (“PCDN”) is a free professional networking site (with over 25,500 members from around the world) to foster dialogue and sharing of resources in international development, conflict resolution, gender mainstreaming, human rights, social entrepreneurship and related fields. REGISTER and create your own profile, contribute to a DISCUSSION TOPIC, start a BLOG, CHAT […]

Immigrant Defense Project Seeks 2013 Legal Fellowship Candidates

The Immigrant Defense Project (IDP) announces the opportunity to apply for sponsorship for post-graduate legal fellowships starting in the fall of 2013 (applications due in the fall of 2012). IDP seeks rising third-year law students and other eligible candidates to sponsor for public interest law fellowships offered by programs such as Equal Justice Works, Soros […]

American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Women’s Rights Fellowship 2013

The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation (ACLU), founded in 1920, is a nationwide, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with more than 500,000 members and is dedicated to the principles of liberty and equality embodied in the U.S. Constitution.The Women’s Rights Project of the ACLU’s National Office in New York City seeks applicants for sponsored fellowships, such as […]

Lambi Fund of Haiti Seeks Deputy Director

Background on the Lambi Fund of Haiti: Lambi Fund works in partnership with rural grassroots peasant organizations to support economic justice, democracy and sustainable development in Haiti. The Lambi Fund’s mission is to assist the popular, democratic movement in Haiti. Lambi Fund provides financial resources, training and technical assistance to peasant-led community organizations that promote […]

The Career Development Office Announces the Launch of the Fall 2012 Externship Program

The Career Development Office would like to announce the launch of Session #1 in connection to the Fall 2012 Externship Program. The Fall 2012 Externship Program provides second-year (2L), third-year (3L) and domestic LL.M. students an opportunity to gain practical legal experience by working with local, national, and international corporations, government agencies, public interest organizations and […]

The Norwegian Refugee Council oPt Seeks Legal Administrative Officer

In 2011, The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) established an international legal component in New York, United States which supports its presence in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt). The long term objective of the programme is to contribute to improved protection and living conditions for refugees and internally displaced persons in the oPt. The International Component […]

The Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy at Northeastern University School of Law is Hiring an Assistant Director

The Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (“PHRGE”) of Northeastern University School of Law (“NUSL”) was founded in 2005 as a law school-based program to engage in the study, promotion, implementation and constructive critique of rights-based approaches to economic development and social transformation, with particular attention to economic, social, and cultural (ESC) rights. […]