JRCLS Externship Program in Provo, Utah

The J. Reuben Clark Law School’s International Center for Law and Religion Studies is seeking law students with demonstrated academic excellence to participate in its 2010 Summer Externship Program. Selected student scholars will spend 6-8 weeks in Provo, Utah working on a range of projects related to the mission of the Center which is “to help secure the blessing of freedom of religion and belief for all people”. More information about the mission and activities of the Center is available at www.iclrs.org. 

Projects will include content contributions to the Center’s websites (www.iclrs.org, www.strasbourgconsortium.org and www.religlaw.org) and research for the cutting edge publications such as the newly published casebook, Law and Religion: National, International and Comparative Perspectives; the annual update to the treatise Religious Organization and the Law; and various papers to be shared at conferences including ones in Hungary, the United Kingdom and Peru.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Deborah Wright, Administrative Assistant for the International Center for Law and Religion Studies at BYU at wrightde@lawgate.byu.edu by 12 p.m. MST on Friday, April 16, 2010. 

Note: The Center will work with your school to explore whether credits for the externship can be arranged, but cannot guarantee the outcome of those efforts.