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.
David J. Theroux Chair in Political Economy
As part of Independents commitment to excellence, continuous improvement and teamwork, the David J. Theroux Chair is responsible for ensuring that all research activities have intrinsic intellectual merit and would have a significant impact in the service of Independents mission to boldly advance peaceful, prosperous, and free societies, grounded in a commitment to human worth and dignity.
The Independent Institute is seeking an organized and motivated person to join our team of Development professionals, providing critical support to ensure that the Independent Institute reaches our fundraising goals.
Social Media Manager/Coordinator
The Social Media Manager/Coordinator is responsible for planning and implementing Independents social media program, providing an exceptional experience for those who visit Independents social media sites. The Manager contributes to the development and implementation of Independents Strategic Plan and the departments operational plan. The Manager is responsible for Independents social media plan, strategy, related organic and paid campaigns, messaging, calendars, and schedules for this work.
Marketing, Outreach, and Sales: Director/Manager/Coordinator
The Independent Institute is seeking talented individuals to lead Independents outward-facing promotion (apart from fundraising). The leadership team in this area develops and implements all marketing and social media plans and campaigns. The aim is to widen and deepen the audience for Independents ideas and publications, and to increase sales. Opportunities may be available at various levels, depending on the experience of the candidates.
Student Internships in Acquisitions, Donor Relations, Marketing, Communications, Publications, and Research are available year-round. Applications are now being accepted for upcoming quarters.