ILSP Research Assistant Opportunity

The Islamic Legal Studies Program (ILSP) at Harvard Law School is pleased to announce the position of Research Assistant for SHARIAsource—an online portal of resources and analysis on Islamic law, built with support from the Berkman Center and in cooperation with students and scholars of Islamic law and policy in the United States and around the world.

The Research Assistant will assist the Managing Editor with the day-to-day operations of SHARIAsource. Duties may range from editorial work to research and event coordination. Arabic or other Near Eastern languages are not a requirement, but a plus. Basic familiarity with Islamic law and/or editing and blog-writing are also a plus. The initial application deadline is August 28. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until position is filled for Fall and year-long positions. Applicants will be typically notified of decisions within 2 weeks.

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and two references to SHARIAsource Managing Editor Adel Gamar at [email protected].