Yeshiva University Casual Staff - Research Assistant in New York, New York

  • Posting Date8 months ago(8/1/2017 5:53 PM)
    Casual Staff - Research Assistant
    Job ID2017-9862
    Employee ClassificationTemporary and/or Hourly
    DepartmentBusiness Affairs
    Position TypeHourly
    Campus : LocationUS-NY-Cardozo-5th Ave & 12th St
    ABOUT US

    The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is a leader in legal education, located in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village. The law school is renowned for its program in intellectual property, which includes the FAME Center for Fashion, Arts, Media and Entertainment Law. Cardozo Law has a long tradition of public advocacy and is the birthplace of the Innocence Project and the home of our Center for Rights and Justice. Cardozo offers a world-class faculty and encourages creative thinking and innovation in the legal profession. Cardozo provides students with a strong foundation in legal theory combined with practical hands-on experience in a variety of areas including criminal law, civil rights law, and business law. The school prides itself on creating a vibrant and warm community for faculty, staff and students.

    A division of Yeshiva University, Cardozo Law School offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans. The law school is a secular institution within a religious university and welcomes people of all religions, ethnic backgrounds, races and sexual identities.

    POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

    Faculty Research Assistant

    • Online research
    • Library research
    • Cite-checking
    • Assisting in preparing scholarly article for publication

    LLM Research Assistant

    Research and gather important data on international LLM alumni going back since the inception of the LLM program. Assist the office of Graduate & International Programs at Cardozo with launching a network of regional alumni clusters and chapters based on countries or area of practice and formulate a mission and goals for each chapter. Assist in organizing an European LLM Alumni Reunion event in Spring of 2018. Interact with engaged international alumni in making sure that their voices are heard when helping to organize the Reunion. Create the first LLM Alumni digital newsletter with news, events and updates from international alums; help administer social media promotions and updates in preparation for the Reunion in Spring 2018. Assist in promoting summer programs and other executive programs to the firms and companies where LLM alumni have reached senior positions.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    Experience and Educational Background:

    • Current law student or graduate
    • Excellent organizational and communication skills
    • Attention to details in projects with large data

    Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.