Saturday, December 20, 2014

Summer Fellowship at UCLA

Job Announcement: Summer Fellowship

The Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy is dedicated to studying and advancing solutions for
improving the modern food system. Covering a wide range of local, national, and global law and food
policy topics and issues, the program seeks solutions in support of a food system that embodies the
values of transparency, accountability, and equity that yields improved health and sustainability
outcomes for all.

Leveraging our location in Los Angeles — an unrivaled global capital of diverse food cultures and
consumers, in a state that grows more food than anywhere else in the world — the Program examines
the ways in which the modern food system shapes consumers’ physical, economic, social and
environmental health. More information about the program is available at our website:

Position: Summer Fellow
The summer fellow will conduct legal and policy research in support the program’s ongoing projects.
Work may include academic research, conference planning, and collaborations with program partners.

The ideal candidate has strong academic credentials and writing skills. A strong interest in food law
and policy is mandatory; a background in the area is preferred but not required.

The position runs from June –August 2015. Specific dates are flexible, however the student must be
available to work for at least 10 weeks minimum. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, unofficial
transcript, list of two references, and a writing sample to The position will
remain open until filled.

Students can email Randi Kusumi at for any questions or to apply for the position.