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.
The Campus Coordinator will primarily focus on training student leaders to become knowledgeable and dedicated peer advocates who can work one-on-one with fellow students as they navigate their schools’ disciplinary processes. Read more.
The Legal and Legislative Policy Advocate will work with policymakers nationwide to further FIRE’s legislative goals at the state and federal level. Read more.
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.