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Research Assistant Application

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University is a multidisciplinary group of faculty, fellows and staff dedicated to discovering a more powerful and deeper understanding of the multiple ways in which law can be used to improve health. The O’Neill Institute hopes to encourage key decision-makers in the public, private and civil society sectors to employ the law as a positive tool to enable individuals and populations in the United States and throughout the world to lead healthier lives.

The Research Assistant program is a paid, part-time program. Students typically work 10-20 hours a week. Research Assistants will work virtually for the spring 2021 semester, and should be available during business hours in Eastern Time.  Research Assistants will work with institute faculty, fellows and staff on various health law-related projects. This includes conducting research as well as project support. 

  • A current Georgetown Law student (J.D. or LL.M.)
  • Proficient in English
  • Interest in health law and policy
  • Strong research skills (research experience preferred)
  • Strong communications skills, both oral and written
  • Detail oriented and able to work well with little supervision
  • Skilled in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Google Suite

Please complete and submit the form below. Selected candidates will be contacted to schedule video conference interviews the week of February 1.