The Hauser Global Law School Program is currently accepting research assistant applications for the Global Faculty who will be located at NYU School of Law during the fall 2017 semester. Research assistants must be NYU Law students. Projects will include assisting with research as well as preparing course materials. The hourly rate is $13.50 and the number of hours per week is flexible. Please submit a resume and separate cover letter(s) addressed to the professor(s) you are interested in working with to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, August 9, 2017.
Research Areas: Competitive neutrality; competition issues raised by the digital economy.
Preferred Background/Experience: Good grasp of competition law enforcement. Some understanding of the digital world is a plus.
Home Institution: Centre for Islamic and Middle Eastern Law, University of London
Research Areas: The Muslim marriage contract; egalitarian jurisprudence of marriage; Muslim reformist thought; feminist legal theory.
Preferred Background/Experience: Website and Powerpoint skills.
Course: Comparative Constitutional Law Seminar
Research Areas: Constitutional construction; the use of foreign law in constitutional adjudication; and the theory and practice of judicial review.
Preferred Background/Experience: Background in constitutional law and theory as well as international human rights law preferable.
Home Institution: University of Hong Kong
Research Areas: Comparative federalism, including central-local relationship in the Chinese context. The job involves literature review, data collection, footnoting, etc.
Preferred Background/Experience: Background or interest in local government finance, urban governance or property rights. Quantitative skills are a plus. Ideally the RA should be able to review Chinese literature or collect Chinese data, but it is negotiable.