Research Assistant

Summer Research Assistant with Professor Garland

Professor David Garland is seeking to hire a summer Research Assistant. The RA would provide research support for a book on American policing and punishment that aims to explain the extraordinary character of the American penal state. As well as […]

Summer Research Assistant with Professor Marotta-Wurgler

Professor Florencia Marotta-Wurgler is seeking Research Assistants to assist with several projects over the summer. The first is an empirical project about the evolution of common law in the field of contracts. There is also a research project about privacy […]

Feb. 23: Summer Research Assistant for Graduate Lawyering

The Graduate Lawyering Program seeks applications from current LLM and JD students for one or more paid part-time Research Assistant positions for Summer 2024. The Research Assistant will help us prepare and update course materials for our Introduction to US […]

Feb. 05: Research Assistant position(s) for Professor Philip Alston and Professor Victoria Adelmant

Professors Philip Alston and Victoria Adelmant are jointly seeking one or more research assistants for the Spring semester 2024 to undertake research on case studies of the digitalization of government. LLM students or students from the second or third year […]

Opportunity for New Research Assistant for Prof. Jose E. Alvarez

Professor Alvarez will be looking for a new research assistant, from either the second/third year JD class or the LLM class to work for pay at the usual NYU authorized pay per hour $16/hr.  The work will likely involve research […]

Research Assistant for Jessica Rofé, Deputy Director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic

Jessica Rofé, Deputy Director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic, is seeking a 2L or 3L law student to provide 10-15 hours/week of research assistance in issues of immigration law, specifically in connection with Freedom of Information Act litigation relating to Immigration and […]

Research Assistant for Prof. Daniel Harawa

Professor Daniel Harawa is seeking a Research Assistant commencing in Fall 2023 (potentially for the entire academic year), to assist on various research projects relating to race and the criminal legal system. Depending on interest and experience, RAs may also […]

Research Opportunity on International Organizations

Prof. Alvarez, who is on sabbatical leave for the academic year 2023-2024, is working on the second edition of his book, International Organizations as Law-Makers (OUP 2006).  He will be hiring 2-3 research assistants for pay (at the standard rates of $15 […]

Research Assistant Needed from Now Until End of Spring Term, 2023

Prof. Alvarez is looking for a research assistant to work for pay at the usual NYU rates to complete a book on CEDAW’s Progressive Property Jurisprudence for Oxford University Press.  The ideal candidate, JD or LLM, would have prior editing […]

Jan. 25: Introduction to Legal Academia: Becoming a Law Professor and Working as an RA

Join the Academic Careers Program to learn about careers in law teaching discuss the benefits of summer RA positions. This event is primarily intended for 1L students, although all interested students are welcome to attend. Please RSVP here. Wednesday, January […]