SCOTUSblog is now accepting applications from current law students interested in joining our round-up team.  Details about the position’s qualifications and responsibilities, as well as how to apply, are below the jump.

Each member of the round-up team is responsible for one post per week, which summarizes coverage of the Supreme Court from around the web. Examples of round-up posts can be found here and here.

To qualify for the position, you must:

  • Have a strong academic record
  • Be currently enrolled in a J.D. or LL.M program (undergraduates are not eligible)
  • Have a strong interest in learning about the U.S. Supreme Court and its workings
  • Have some experience working with (or at least interest in) blog or website technology
  • Have demonstrated excellent writing and editing skills
  • Have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

To apply, please send us the following materials:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Contact information for two references
  • A writing sample of no more than five double-spaced pages that has not been edited by anyone other than you
  • An official or unofficial law school transcript.

Application materials should be sent to Max Mallory at mmallory@scotusblog.com. Materials must be received by December 14, 2012 for consideration. Hiring decisions will be made promptly and the job will begin in early January.

Posted in What's Happening Now

Recommended Citation: Max Mallory, SCOTUSblog is hiring, SCOTUSblog (Dec. 7, 2012, 9:51 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/12/scotusblog-is-hiring-3/