Program Assistant

Contact Name: 
Elyse Michelle Greenblatt
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Institute for the Study of Human Rights

This is for a General Projects/Program Assistant at ISHR. This position works with the Institute’s Program Coordinator to assist with a variety of projects.

The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:

  • Excellent organizational & communications skills;
  • Strong research, writing and editing skills;
  • Interest in human rights; 


Excellent organizational and communications skills. Strong research, writing and editing skills. Must be able to manage tasks and time with minimal oversight. Interest in human rights. 

Eligible for work-study (strictly required). 8 to 10 hours per week at $16.00 per hour.

Apply through the Careers at Columbia portal. Job ID: 9786