Human Rights Institute


Georgetown Law Closed: Wednesday, March 21

The Law Center is closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, due to inclement weather. All activities and services, including scheduled events (student organization meetings and events, CLE, and conferences), are canceled. On-site classes will not be held in person and will be held according to the faculty member’s instructional continuity plan. All administrative offices are closed. The food services operation, fitness center and Early Learning Center are closed. The library is closed. It is expected that only designated emergency employees will come to the Law Center to fulfill their responsibilities. All others -- including students, staff, faculty, and visitors -- are expected not come to the Law Center, which will not be staffed to support anything other than essential life safety and snow/ice clearing functions.

Human Rights Internships, Fellowships and Jobs

Information about opportunities to work at HRI is available here.

The Human Rights Institute works with Georgetown Law's Office of Public Interest and Community Service (OPICS), Office of Career Services (OCS) and the Office of Graduate Programs Graduate Career and Professional Development (GCPD) staff to help support students pursuing careers in human rights. All relevant job and internship postings are advertised on Symplicity and many are profiled on Hoya Headlines

HRI, OPICS and GCPD have developed a human rights career guide for Georgetown Law students and alumni seeking to pursue a career in human rights. It can be downloaded (note: the site requires a Georgetown NetID and password) here.

Information about Human Rights organizations is available here.

HRI also facilitates fellowships, internships and externships with a small number of human rights organizations with more information here.

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