Home / Jobs

Jobs at the School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Assistant Research Professional

Job Number: 12944

Annual Salary: $45,000-$55,000

Start Date: 12 August 2019

Location: ASU Tempe Campus & ASU Downtown Campus

Description: The School for the Future of Innovation in Society and the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law are seeking a full time Assistant Research Professional.  This position will assist Dr. Diana Bowman with her research on technology and the law, specifically in the areas of gene editing, nanotechnologies and assisted reproductive technologies. This position is expected to last one year.

Required Qualifications:  Advanced degree (e.g., Masters, PhD, JD)

Desired Qualifications: Completion of a Juris Doctorate degree with a focus on technology and the law, experience as a research assistant

To Apply: Send your cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three references to Dr. Bowman (Diana.Bowman@asu.edu) by Friday July 19, 2019. Email Dr. Bowman with any questions you might have.

 About the School for the Future of Innovation in Society

As the newest element of ASU's approach to building a "New American University" (http://newamericanuniversi ty.asu.edu/), SFIS (sfis.asu.edu) provides robust opportunities for intellectual fusion, use-inspired research, and global engagement via ongoing projects and centers. SFIS hosts a variety of degrees including a Ph.D. in Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology, a Master of Science and Technology Policy, and a Master of Science in Global Technology and Development, as well as an undergraduate major, minor and certificate in Innovation in Society.  Research is coordinated through the Institute for the Future of Innovation in Society (ifis.asu.edu).

About the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law 

The Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University is one of the country's preeminent law schools. Ranked No. 27 nationally by U.S. News & World Report; ASU Law provides comprehensive and personalized legal education through graduate programs with a wide range of courses, popular focus areas, and unique experiences. ASU Law’s world-class faculty and administrators provide students with unparalleled opportunities to gain insights and practical skills needed to address legal challenges locally, nationally, and globally. More than 90 percent of ASU Law students participate in public service through externships, clinics, and pro bono activities.


Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural, and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's sixth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to excellence through diversity (see ASU’s Prohibition Against Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation policy at http://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html). All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law (see ASU’s Title IX policy at https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/). Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. 

Please visit ASU job search site for faculty, staff or student positions. 

Please visit ASU job search site for faculty, staff or student positions. 

Please visit ASU job search site for faculty, staff or student positions.