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Associate Application

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law seeks a candidate to serve as an O’Neill Institute Associate to work on domestic and global health law and policy projects. The O’Neill Institute is housed at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC. More information about the O’Neill Institute can be found at

Associates are based at the Law Center and report to the O’Neill Institute Executive Director and Deputy Director. Associates work on legal policy projects including researching and drafting white papers, organizing research colloquia, expert meetings, coordinating interdisciplinary research teams, and grant writing. Associate positions are for one year with possible renewal. Associates will receive a competitive salary with outstanding benefits.

Candidates should have a J.D. degree and outstanding research and writing skills. Candidates with advanced training in public health and economics are preferred. They should also have experience in areas such as public health law and financing, health reform and healthcare systems (U.S. and comparative), and food and drug law.

Applications should be submitted electronically via the O’Neill Institute website and should include: resume, cover letter, writing sample, professional references (list and contact information only, no letters of recommendation please), unofficial law school transcript (an official transcript will be required if an offer is made), and other graduate school transcripts (if applicable). The application deadline is May 31, 2016. Any questions about the position should be directed to