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For immediate applications: Scholars at Risk position openings (3)
Scholars at Risk thanks those who expressed interest in the recently posted Development Program Officer position, which has now been filled. Applications are still being considered for the following opportunities:
1. P/T Program Assistant, Protection Services (up to 20 hours per week): This position provides primary support to the Protection Services team, including preparing letters, materials and other documents to support SAR’s work assisting scholars; tracking case developments and related data in content management system; and assisting with planning for meetings, speaking engagements and events for SAR scholars and staff. The position reports to the Program Officer for Protection Services. Click here for full position description.
2. Fall Intern, Protection Services (Unpaid, F/T and P/T available): This position provides primary support to the Protection Services team, including reviewing, researching and assessing applications for assistance from scholars facing threats to their lives; providing support for placement efforts at SAR network member universities; communicating with scholars assisted by the network; and compiling nomination documents for SAR staff to share with network representatives. The position reports to the Program Officer for Protection Services. Click here for full position description.
3. Intern, Digital Media (Unpaid, P/T): The position provides primary support to the communications and external relations team, including producing original online content, and analyzing, growing and enhancing SAR’s online presence. The intern will produce multimedia features, publish weekly media reviews, and run social media growth and engagement campaigns. This position reports directly to SAR’s Program Associate in Communications and Administration, and requires regular communication with other SAR staff. Click here for full position description.
4. Remote Intern, Advocacy (Unpaid, P/T): This position provides primary support to SAR's protection and prevention efforts, including researching and investigating attacks on higher education communities through SAR's Academic Freedom Monitoring Project and/or researching and advocating for scholars and students facing alleged unjust restriction, prosecution or imprisonment through the Scholars in Prison project. The position reports to the Program Officer for Protection Services and Advocacy Officer. Click here for full position description.