O’Neill 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 O’Neill Institute has four to five openings for interested 2L or 3L students with legal research and the ability to analyze national and international statutes, regulations and guidance for relevant health law issues. Candidate must have:
- Experience with Lexis/Nexis and/or Westlaw
- Excellent research and writing skills
- Familiarity with Power Point, Excel and Microsoft Word
For one opening, we are specifically seeking a student with an interest and experience in patent law and pharmaceuticals to assist with legal research, analytical writing and workshop planning in the area of food and drug regulation. Please note in your application materials if you are seeking this opening.
For another opening, we are specifically seeking a Spanish-speaking research assistant that has an interest and knowledge of the Latin American legal system. Please note in your application materials if you are seeking this opening.
Successful candidates will have prior experience in a related position. Candidates must be detail oriented and work well with little supervision. To apply, please visit the O’Neill Institute website. You may also send resume, references and writing sample to Caroline Gould.