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Internship, Job, Volunteer, & Fellowship Summer Opportunities   Tags: careers, internships, jobs, ngos, non-governmental organizations, social networking  

Resources for identifying relevant organizations & other tools. This guide focuses on Human Rights & Environmental Law opportunities, but search techniques are adaptable to other areas.
Last Updated: Nov 22, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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UB Law Resources

UBLaw Resources

UB Law School

UB Law School Career Services
Contains wonderful, timely resources for UB Law students...
----- Career Services Resources (LibGuide)

----- Public Interest Resources

----- Symplicity Job Postings
        including (but not limited to):
        --Government Honors and Internship Handbook


Career Guides and Job Links

Resources from other Institutions

Human Rights Careers (University of Minnesota)
Scroll to bottom of page—many relevant categories including:
--Intergovernmental Organization Job Directory

--Training and Field Opportunities

 Guide to International Human Rights Internships and Fellowships (University of Minnesota)

 Human Rights Tools : Resources for human rights professionals (jobs)

 UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Work & Study Opportunities

 International Criminal Court Vacancies

 Careers In Nonprofits (Boston College)- offers MANY LINKS

 Learning Abroad Programs (University of Minnesota)

--Work, Intern, Volunteer (WIV) Database (University of Minnesota)

 Practicing Law in the Office of the Legal Adviser (U. S. Dept. of State)

 Human Rights Jobs

Environmental Job & Internship Sites
(Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies)


Use Google

Search Google
to locate additional materials.

Sample Google Searches:

human rights law link:career

environmental law link:career
(Searches for the words human rights (or environmental) and law contained in any educational website (.edu) that links to a URL (internet address) that contains the word career)

See more sample Google searches here.

Volunteer / Internship Resources

Try searching Google—e.g.,
Google Search: human rights law link:internships
(Searches for the words human rights and law contained in any educational website (.edu) that links to a URL (internet address) that contains the word internships)

Also check out these resources:



Use the UB Online Catalog

Search the UB Online Catalog
to locate additional materials

Subject Search = International law vocational guidance

One of the books retrieved is:
A Guide to International Law Careers (with an appendix on Internships)
LAW REF KZ 1237 S645 2009

All Fields Search = environmental law vocational guidance
Among the resources retrieved:

Green careers : choosing work for a sustainable future by Jim Cassio & Alice Rush.
Lockwood Library GE60 .C397 2009

Green collar jobs environmental careers for the 21st century by Scott M. Deitche (2010)
e-book via Ebook Library

Charles B. Sears Law Library • O'Brian Hall • North Campus • Buffalo, NY 14260 • ph:716-645-2047

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