Human Rights Job Board

The CHRGJ Human Rights Job Board lists notices of opportunities in the human rights field that may be of interest to students and human rights professionals. The posts below include opportunities for employment, fellowships, and internships.

This page does not aim to provide a full listing of all currently available positions in the human rights field, nor does CHRGJ necessarily endorse the opinions expressed by the organizations and opportunities represented here. Please feel free to recommend postings by writing to CHRGJ Director of Strategic Initiatives and Outreach Nou Moua.

 

Human Rights Watch
Posted Date: April 8, 2021

Due Date: May 3, 2021
EarthRights International
Washington D.C.
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice)
Miami, FL
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC)
New York, NY; Washington, DC
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
American Bar Association Center for Human Rights (ABA CHR)
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Fair and Just Prosecution (FJP)
Remote
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
New York, NY; Remote
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Girls for Gender Equity
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
African Services Committee
New York, NY
Posted Date: March 26, 2021
Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation
Posted Date: March 26, 2021

Due Date: April 9, 2021
Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation
Posted Date: March 26, 2021

Due Date: April 9, 2021
Human Trafficking Institute
Posted Date: March 18, 2021

Due Date: April 11, 2021
International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Washington, D.C.
Posted Date: March 15, 2021
New York Office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Posted Date: March 11, 2021
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR)
Posted Date: March 5, 2021
Landesa
Africa-based preferred
Posted Date: March 5, 2021
StARS (St. Andrew's Refugee Services)
Posted Date: March 5, 2021
Earthjustice
Remote
Posted Date: March 5, 2021

Due Date: April 1, 2021
Access Now
Remote
Posted Date: March 5, 2021
Witness
Strong preference for candidates within Americas time-zones including North America, Central America and South America.
Posted Date: March 1, 2021
Witness
Strong preference for candidates located in Africa and the Middle East time-zones
Posted Date: March 1, 2021
Immigrant Defense Project
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University
Posted Date: February 26, 2021

Due Date: April 15, 2021
Open Society Foundations
Washington, D.C.
Posted Date: February 26, 2021

Due Date: March 17, 2021
Guatemala Human Rights Commission
Remote
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
ACLU of Northern California
San Francisco, Sacramento or Fresno
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
Civil Rights Corps
Remote
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF)
Remote Possible
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
San Francisco Coalition on Homelessness (COH)
Remote possible
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
Amnesty International
Remote
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
Fair Food Standards Council (FFSC)
Remote
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
Physicians for Human Rights
New York, NY; Remote
Posted Date: February 26, 2021
DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
Remote
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
My Sister's Place
Yonkers, NY
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
Protection & Advocacy Project
Bismarck, ND
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
Color of Change
New York, NY
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
Knight First Amendment Institute
Remote
Posted Date: February 19, 2021

Due Date: March 19, 2021
Witness
Remote
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
Weil, Gotshal & Manges Foundation
Remote
Posted Date: February 19, 2021

Due Date: March 19, 2021
International Institute on Race, Equality and Human Rights
Posted Date: February 19, 2021
Human Rights Watch
Remote
Posted Date: February 19, 2021

Due Date: March 18, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Brussels, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: March 31, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Brussels, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: April 11, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Ghent, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: April 11, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Ghent, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: March 14, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Antwerp, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: April 11, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Hasselt, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: March 21, 2021
Human Rights Centre
Hasselt, Belgium
Posted Date: February 18, 2021

Due Date: March 21, 2021
Texas Civil Rights Project
Alamo (Rio Grande Valley), Austin, Houston, Dallas or San Antonio, Texas (currently remote until September 2021)
Posted Date: February 17, 2021
Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF)
Pau, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FR
Posted Date: February 12, 2021
Urban Justice Center
New York, NY
Posted Date: February 12, 2021
Women Deliver
New York, NY
Posted Date: February 12, 2021

Due Date: March 5, 2021
DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
Remote Possible
Posted Date: February 12, 2021
Namati
Remote
Posted Date: February 12, 2021

Applications accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Human Rights Campaign
Washington, DC
Posted Date: February 12, 2021
Shift Project
US, UK, or Netherlands
Posted Date: February 8, 2021

Due Date: February 23, 2021
Investor Alliance for Human Rights
New York, NY
Posted Date: February 5, 2021

Due Date: March 5, 2021
Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE)
Seattle, WA
Posted Date: February 5, 2021
Population Connection
Remote
Posted Date: February 5, 2021
Ford Foundation
Remote
Posted Date: February 5, 2021

Due Date: March 26, 2021
Just Atonement Inc.
Posted Date: February 2, 2021
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR)
New York, NY
Posted Date: January 29, 2021
Human Rights Campaign
Washington, DC
Posted Date: January 29, 2021
Community Action Agency of Somerville (CAAS)
Somerville, MA
Posted Date: January 29, 2021
Amnesty International
Washington, DC
Posted Date: January 29, 2021
Access Now
Washington, DC but remote for now
Posted Date: January 29, 2021

Due Date: February 14, 2021
Greenpeace International
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted Date: January 27, 2021

Due Date: March 9, 2021
Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law at NYU School of Law
New York, NY
Posted Date: January 27, 2021

The start date is negotiable, based on the Center’s priorities and the candidate’s availability, though it generally will commence by June 2021.

Physicians for Human Rights
New York, NY & Open to remote
Posted Date: January 22, 2021
Clooney Foundation for Justice
Flexible
Posted Date: January 22, 2021

Due Date: February 19, 2021
International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net)
New York, NY & Open to remote
Posted Date: January 22, 2021

Open until filled

Advocates for Justice and Education, Inc. (AJE)
District of Columbia
Posted Date: January 22, 2021

Accept applications until the position is filled.

Disability Rights Funds
Remote Possible
Posted Date: January 22, 2021

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

ACLU - Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Posted Date: January 22, 2021

Open until filled.

Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP)
Remote
Posted Date: January 21, 2021

Due Date: February 17, 2021

Applications will be accepted AND reviewed on a rolling basis up until February 17th, 2021.

Rights and Security International
Remote until office re-opens. Candidates must have a right to work in the UK.
Posted Date: January 21, 2021

Due Date: February 15, 2021
International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Washington D.C.
Posted Date: January 20, 2021

Due Date: February 15, 2021

Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and there is only one fellowship available.

Physicians for Human Rights
New York, NY
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

Open until filled

Cornell Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide
Ithaca, NY or Remote
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

Applications reviewed on a rolling basis

Cornell Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide
Remote
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

Open until filled

Center for Human Rights and Global Justice
New York, NY or Remote
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

Due Date: March 13, 2021

Applications reviewed on a rolling basis.

Abolitionist Law Center
Philadelphia, PA
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

Open until filled.

Women's Refugee Commission
Washington, DC or New York, NY
Posted Date: December 18, 2020

Open until filled

International Refugee Assistance Project & the Natural Resources Defense Council
New York, NY
Posted Date: October 19, 2020

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

University of Connecticut School of Law
Hartford, CT
Posted Date: September 16, 2020

Due Date: April 25, 2021
RSVP
Degree

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