Government & Public Affairs

 

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Public Affairs
Job Postings

Public Interest Research Group
Offers two-year fellowships for recent graduates interested in working in public interest advocacy and administration.

Philly Assocation of Community Development Corporations
Dedicated to advocacy, policy development, and technical assistance for community development corporations and other organizations in their efforts to rebuild communities and revitalize neighborhoods.

 

Fellowships and Volunteer Opportunities

Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs
A nine-month, full-time, graduate-level leadership program that introduces diverse, intelligent and driven young public servants to all aspects of the public affairs arena.

Echoing Green’s Fellowship Program
Offers a two-year fellowship to individuals with innovating ideas for creating new models for tackling seemingly unsolvable social challenges. These Fellowships offer the opportunity to expand and test these ideas.

Leland International Hunger Fellows Program
Fellowship for those interested in the global fight against hunger. Leland fellows will be placed in countries throughout Asia, Africa and Latin America for one year and work in a more policy-setting environment by the second year.

Peace Corps
A US government organization of men and women who live in a country outside the US for two years, working at the grass-roots level to help solve some of the most important challenges facing the developing world.

Philly Fellows
A year-long experience working with a diverse variety of non-profit organizations in Philadelphia.

Presidential Management Fellows Program
Information on Fellowships that promote the ideals of public service

Public Allies
Public Allies is a national movement grounded in the conviction that everyone leads. They believe that everyone can make a difference and can work to inspire more citizens to believe in themselves, step up, and act.  10 month fellowships available.

 

Career Insight

Public Interest Research Group
Offers two-year fellowships for recent graduates interested in working in public interest advocacy and administration.

USAID
Through its economic assistance programs, USAID plays an active and critical role in the promotion of U.S. foreign policy interests. The investment this agency makes in developing countries has long-term benefits for America and the American people. Development now takes its place alongside defense and diplomacy as the three essential components of American foreign policy.

 

Professional Organizations

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Offers a paid, 12 month internship with the United Nations in Geneva and in New York, working on international peace.

Philly Assocation of Community Development Corporations
Dedicated to advocacy, policy development, and technical assistance for community development corporations and other organizations in their efforts to rebuild communities and revitalize neighborhoods.

 

Government and Criminal Justice
Job Postings

ASIS International
ASIS International is a global community of more than 38,000 security practitioners, each of whom has a role in the protection of assets - people, property, and/or information.  Visit this website to learn more.

American Political Science Association
The leading professional organization for the study of political science

City of Philadelphia Civil Service
The Personnel Department works in partnership with City departments, agencies, boards, and commissions to attract and maintain a competitive and diverse workforce. *

FBI Employment
Our mission is to help protect you, your communities, and your businesses from the most dangerous threats facing our nation. 

Federal Government Jobs
Resource for job information and job searches within the Federal Government Field. Search by state, agency, or job title.

GovernmentJobs.com
Our goal is to assist job seekers find a career while providing government employers with the tools they need to attract, hire, and retain great people.

Policy Jobs
A job advertising website specializing in public policy jobs: covering research, policy making, and academic jobs in many fields including: foreign policy, economics, social policy, family policy, legal affairs and fiscal policy.

USA Jobs
Official website of the United States Federal Government. Provides information on Federal jobs and employment information 

 

Career Insight

American Political Science Association
The leading professional organization for the study of political science

USDA - Careers with Agricultural Research Service
Chief scientific research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table. 

Career Opportunities in Security
Access this pdf to read information provided by ASIS on career opportunities in security.

Criminal Justice Careers
Information in criminology, terrorism and homeland security.

FBI Employment
Our mission is to help protect you, your communities, and your businesses from the most dangerous threats facing our nation.

Federal Job Search
Tutorial on how to successfully find and apply for Federal Government jobs

Graduate Education for Public Service Careers
Devoted to the promotion of graduate education to prepare students for careers in public service.

Political Resources
Tools for Candidate, Issue and Corporate Campaigns.

Policy Library
Policy Library is a social, economic and foreign policy resource - updated daily with the latest jobs, research, and events. It's members reach an audience of hundreds of thousands of policy makers, politicians, academics and students.

Ultimate Criminal Justice Resource Page
Provides links to a variety of specializations within Criminal Justice Field.

 

Professional Organizations

American Criminal Justice Association
Nation Grand Chapter of the Criminal Justice Society Lambda Alpha Epsilon

American Political Science Association
The leading professional organization for the study of political science

ASIS International
ASIS International is a global community of more than 38,000 security practitioners, each of whom has a role in the protection of assets - people, property, and/or information.  Visit this website to learn more.

Foreign Policy Association
The Foreign Policy Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world.