Working at FIRE

With offices situated in the Old City section of Philadelphia next to Independence Hall and in the Capitol Hill area of Washington, D.C., FIRE offers two lively working environments with a staff committed to defending student and faculty rights on college campuses across the country. FIRE’s working environment promotes a culture in which the employee will receive a well-rounded experience that familiarizes the individual not only with FIRE’s activities, but also with the philosophical and legal foundations of FIRE’s work. If you’re interested in working at FIRE, please see our open positions below.

Program Officer, Campus Outreach

FIRE is seeking a Program Officer with strong networking and interpersonal communication skills to join our FIRE Student Network team. Read more.

Assistant to the Executive Director

FIRE is seeking an Assistant to the Executive Director with strong writing skills who will be in charge of a wide range of responsibilities, but most importantly, thinking creatively about ways to help the Executive Director be efficient and effective in executing his duties and responsibilities. Read more.

Summer Internship Program

FIRE offers an eight-week, paid Summer Internship as part of our efforts to educate students about their rights at colleges and universities. This internship gives current undergraduates the opportunity to assist FIRE in defending civil liberties on campuses all across the country. Read more.