Policy Associate, Center on Privacy & Technology Law - Georgetown University Law Center

Washington D.C.
Jul 10, 2018
Aug 14, 2018
Education, Law
Full Time
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Policy Associate, Center on Privacy & Technology Law - Georgetown University Law Center

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Georgetown Law's Center on Privacy & Technology is a think tank focused on privacy and surveillance law and policy - and the communities they affect.

The Policy Associate assists with both not only the Center's substantive research and analysis associated with current and projects, but also with administrative and financial tasks as needed. Reporting to the Center's Executive Director, the Policy Associate has duties that include but are not limited to:

Research and Analysis

  • Conducts research.
  • Analyzes existing policies and policy proposals.
  • Reports findings.
  • Prepares research memos.
  • Prepare documents, reports, and presentations.

Logistical and Administrative Support

  • Maintains Center files.
  • Schedules meetings and arranges travel itineraries.
  • Assists with reimbursements, ProCard statements, and reports.
  • Assists with event logistics.


  • Monitors and maintains the Center's email inbox.
  • Opens, sorts, and distributes mail.


  • Bachelor's degree or have completed sufficient self-study to demonstrate competence in the areas of policy research and analysis
  • Demonstrable interest in, and commitment to, public interest  policy advocacy at the intersection of technology and the law

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