The Avon Global Center for Women & Justice at Cornell Law School is seeking applications for the 2013-14 Women and Justice Fellowship. The Fellow will play an integral role in executing and further developing the Center's initiatives.
The Center works with judges, legal practitioners, civil society advocates, and other stakeholders in an effort to end gender-based violence. The Center’s initiatives focus on advancing access to justice and the international rule of law, with an emphasis on defending the human rights of women and girls. For more information, please review the Avon Global Center for Women & Justice website.
This one-year fellowship offers varied experience in the areas of international human rights and gender justice, including legal research and project management. In addition to working with the Center team, the Fellow will interact with students, faculty, judges, and advocates from diverse countries, cultures, and backgrounds. Cornell Law School provides an intellectually engaging work atmosphere, located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State.
May 24, 2013 (As applications will be considered on a rolling basis, early application is strongly encouraged.)
Please e-mail cover letter, CV/resume, and brief writing sample (maximum length 10 pages) to Karla Creech, Program Assistant. Applicants who graduated in 2011 or later should also include a law school transcript (unofficial).
Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.