Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities


Director - Democracy and Justice Program

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (“Institute”) seeks a dedicated, creative, social and racial justice-minded person to serve as the Director of the Democracy & Justice Pillar. This is a unique position that combines rigorous research, policy analysis, litigation and carrying out community-driven advocacy campaigns to help advance our mission and innovative agenda.

To apply, please email your cover letter, resume, two professional writing samples on which you are the primary author, and three professional references to [email protected]. Please submit your application materials via Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF. Include all attachments in a single email stating, in the subject line, “Director of Democracy and Justice Program.” 

For more information on the position, please click here.

Interns: The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice seeks dedicated, highly qualified law and graduate students for summer and term legal and policy internships. 

Please submit inquiries or applications (comprised of a cover letter, resume, transcript (official or unofficial), three references, and a writing sample) to [email protected] by November 15 for the Spring and February 1 for Summer. For more information on the internship and how to apply, please click here.