Career Opportunities

Scholars at Risk is staffed by a team of professionals with a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. We invite you to take a look at the available positions listed below and to apply as soon as possible, as positions are filled on a rolling basis. If you have an interest in volunteering or offering pro-bono services to SAR, please email us at scholarsatrisk@nyu.edu with a short proposal and a copy of your resume or CV.  

Advocacy Assistant / Jr. Research Scientist
POSITION SUMMARY: Scholars at Risk (SAR) is seeking a highly-organized, self-motivated, and team-oriented individual to join the SAR team as Advocacy Assistant. The position will focus on conducting research, drafting, and verifying reports of attacks on the higher education sector,

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Grants and Finance Administrator
POSITION SUMMARY: Scholars at Risk (SAR) seeks a Grants and Finance Administrator to manage a variety of financial and business processes to help ensure the effective delivery of services and efficient operations in support of SAR’s mission to protect scholars and

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Senior Program Officer, Global South Outreach
SAR seeks a Senior Program Officer / Research Scientist to develop and lead a program that aims to identify, co-create, and support independent regional coalitions, networks, and initiatives that conduct activities aimed at protecting and promoting academic freedom.

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