Columbia Law School seeks an Associate Director of Social Justice Initiatives who will have substantial responsibility for the implementation of Social Justice Initiatives’ activities regarding Columbia Law School J.D. and LL.M international human rights and international public law summer and postgraduate employment and pro bono service. The incumbent will be a key part of the SJI team’s provision of a comprehensive public service professional development program regarding public interest, government and human rights legal careers in the United States and abroad. The primary responsibilities of this position will be (1) advising and presenting programs to Columbia Law students and graduates; (2) overseeing the administration of the Human Rights Internship Program; (3) doing outreach to employers and fellowship sponsors so that Columbia is a primary contact for them; and (4) revising SJI’s publications regarding human rights and international public interest legal careers. The incumbent also may participate in appropriate projects of Columbia’s Human Rights Institute or Human Rights Clinic. This position reports to the Dean for Social Justice Initiatives.
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