Employment Opportunities

Conveniently located near the Oakland Airport, the Independent Institute is an award-winning, academic, non-partisan, public policy research and educational organization. We publish books and a quarterly journal, produce forums about issues in the news, and increasingly offer our materials in digital and visual media.


Vice President of Development

We are seeking an experienced, successful Development professional with an understanding of and commitment to the principles of individual liberty and free societies to lead our fundraising program.


Development Associate

We are seeking an entry-level professional to assist us in all aspects of donor outreach, communications, and cultivation and develop their fundraising/development skills and experience.


Multimedia Specialist

We are seeking a self-motivated individual with experience in video production and administration as well as web production and design to help us develop our video, audio, and digital assets.


Editorial Production Assistant

The Editorial Production Assistant works in the commission, design, and coordination of print and digital content.


Student Internships

Student Internships in Acquisitions, Donor Relations, Marketing, Communications, Publications, and Research are available year-round. Applications are now being accepted for upcoming quarters.