Vera Institute of Justice

Apply HERE (Applications due February 17, 2017)

Websitehttp://www.vera.org

Location: New York, NY

Address of Internship: 233 Broadway, 12th Floor New York NY 10279

Position Description

The intern will work as part of team helping to develop a transformative vision and work product(s)to shape the future of incarceration in the U.S. Tasks include researching model, promising practices in other countries or in the U.S; organizing, participating in and note-taking at stakeholder interviews and meetings; writing, editing, reviewing work products developed as part of this initiative; brainstorming with the team in synthesizing inputs, identifying key themes as they emerge, and doing drill downs on relevant issues/questions. This internship does not involve direct client services.

Qualifications:

Solid research and writing skills; ability to work collaboratively as part of a team; creative thinker; detail oriented; strong interest in social justice, criminal justice/correctional reform