The Tobin Project aims to catalyze cutting-edge social science research on the nation’s most important unanswered questions. We seek outstanding applicants – professionals and recent graduates – eager to join our team and work toward this mission.

Open Positions

The Tobin Project is always looking for mission-driven individuals who enjoy collaborating on a team. Interested applicants can send the materials listed below to opportunities@tobinproject.org

How to Apply

The Tobin Project reviews applications on a rolling basis; for more information about deadlines and application instructions, please see specific job postings.

To apply, please e-mail the following materials to opportunities@tobinproject.org:

  • 1-page cover letter discussing your interest, qualifications, and what you will bring to the organization
  • 1-2 page resume
  • All academic transcripts (unofficial versions are acceptable)
  • Two samples of written work

Please note that writing samples constitute a large part of the decision making process. Please submit a complete piece of written work (not an excerpt) – ideally one that marshals evidence in support of an argument. There is no page limit and no need to tailor the topic of discussion to Tobin’s research inquiries. Writing samples will be evaluated for clarity of reasoning, effectiveness of presentation, and style.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Tobin Project employees receive a competitive non-profit salary and generous benefit package.