The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is a leader in legal education, located in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village. The law school is renowned for its program in intellectual property, which includes the FAME Center for Fashion, Arts, Media and Entertainment Law. Cardozo Law has a long tradition of public advocacy and is the birthplace of the Innocence Project and the home of our Center for Rights and Justice. Cardozo offers a world-class faculty and encourages creative thinking and innovation in the legal profession. Cardozo provides students with a strong foundation in legal theory combined with practical hands-on experience in a variety of areas including criminal law, civil rights law, and business law. The school prides itself on creating a vibrant and warm community for faculty, staff and students.
A division of Yeshiva University, Cardozo Law School offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans. The law school is a secular institution within a religious university and welcomes people of all religions, ethnic backgrounds, races and sexual identities.
The Program Coordinator of the Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights will work closely with the Director of the Institute and is responsible for administrative, technical, and research support functions. The Program Coordinator has lead responsibility for coordinating lectures, panel events, and conferences relevant to the work of the Institute.
The individual in this role will internally interface with faculty, special events, business affairs, student services, institutional advancement, alumni affairs, security, and the registrar's office. Externally, they will interface with the general public, Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic alumni, as well as the Institute's domestic and international partners, including offices at the United Nations and local civil society based organizations in countries of focus, among others. The Program Coordinator is responsible for supervising a student fellow during the academic year.
Other duties as relevant to the day-to-day operations of the Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights
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