Employment Opportunity: ELC is seeking a law student for a summer research position. Apply today!

Employment Opportunity: ELC is seeking a law student for a summer research position. Apply today!



The Environmental Law Centre (Alberta) (ELC) is inviting applications from law students for a summer research position.  Currently enrolled law students are eligible to apply. The position is for 28-35 hours a week and will start May 6th to August 30, 2024.

The successful applicant will work with the ELC staff counsel and Executive Director in fulfilling a variety of duties, including:

  • legal research and writing;
  • community engagement;
  • writing for a variety of ELC communications channels; and
  • engage in policy discussions with relevant policy makers and government (as applicable).

Anticipated areas of work include: access to information legislation, endangered species; climate change law and policy, and other environmental and natural resource topics.

The position is a hybrid position, split between the ELC offices (Edmonton) and remote work. The salary for the position is $22.00/hour.

Please apply by submitting a covering letter and resume in electronic format (Word or PDF only) with subject “Summer ELC Application”, no later than March 25, 2024 to:

Environmental Law Centre 
#410, 10115 100A St.
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 2W2

E-mail: elc@elc.ab.ca
Attention: Jason Unger, Executive Director


About the ELC

The ELC has been seeking strong and effective environmental laws since it was founded in 1982. The ELC is dedicated to providing credible, comprehensive and objective legal information regarding natural resources, energy and environmental law, policy and regulation in Alberta. The ELC’s mission is to educate and champion for strong laws and rights so all Albertans can enjoy clean water, clean air and a healthy environment. Our vision is a society where laws secure an environment that sustains current and future generations.

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