University of Pittsburgh School of Law Research Fellow in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date Posted 04/27/2017
Working Title School of Law Research Fellow
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Summer
Job Type Student
Job Category Research
Federal Work Study Required? No
THIS POSITION IS OPEN ONLY TO 2ND OR 3RD YEAR PITT LAW STUDENTS.
Research fellows use a variety of legal research tools to locate and disseminate content from primary law, government publications, and relevant secondary sources.
Conduct searches in PittCat, assorted journal databases, and the following legal research databases: Lexis, Westlaw, Hein Online, Bloomberg Law. Create and correct legal citations using The Blubook. Write summaries of complex and extensive readings. Pleasantly interact with co-workers and faculty. Be on time and present for office hours. Complete work in appropriate time.
Child Protection Clearances
The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Hourly Pay Rate $8.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 4-5
Anticipated Hours per Week 5
Anticipated Weekly Schedule
Primary Work Location 400 Barco Law Building
Posting Number S-04662-P
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
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