Migration Policy Institute
This senior position is with the U.S. Immigration Policy Program of the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), a nonpartisan, independent think tank dedicated to the study of migration policies in the United States and around the world. The successful candidate will help shape immigration policy research and analysis for MPI’s U.S. and North America-related work. The position requires leadership and management skills, as well as knowledge of the migration field. The Senior Policy Analyst works with a team to develop and promote policy ideas, pertinent to current public debates, which improve the effectiveness of the nation’s immigration system. Among other things, the Program is examining the changing economic, demographic, and other assumptions underlying immigration debates; developing administrative and legislative policy ideas on key immigration law and policy challenges; and assessing the implementation and impacts of immigration enforcement regimes. The position provides significant opportunities to grow in expertise, public visibility, and thought leadership.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Candidates should send a cover letter about interest in the position, resume, and short writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications are due by July 1, 2016.
The position is located in Washington, DC. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The Migration Policy Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ethnicity, sexual or gender orientation, religion, or physical ability. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Employment Opportunities: Due to the large volume of applications received, we regret that we are not able to respond to individual inquiries regarding application status. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.