About IHS / Careers

Cultivate Your Passion with a Career at IHS

About IHS / Careers

Cultivate Your Passion with a Career at IHS

Join Our Team

Are you passionate about ideas and open discourse? Do you thrive in a highly collaborative environment? Looking to make a meaningful impact with your career?

The Institute for Humane Studies is a non-profit organization rooted in the classical liberal tradition. We support the achievement of a freer and more humane society by connecting and supporting scholars and intellectuals who are driving progress in the critical conversations shaping society.

Be a part of a passionate, entrepreneurial team that supports both current and aspiring professors on college campuses nationwide. We seek talented and driven applicants for a variety of roles within the organization.

Why Work at IHS?

  • Mission-driven colleagues
  • Highly collaborative environment
  • Team events and activities
  • Opportunities to staff IHS programs
  • Hybrid office
  • Ability to work remotely (in most positions)
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Casual workplace attire

  • Robust speaker series and reading groups
  • In-house training sessions
  • Employer-funded development opportunities
  • 12 annual credits of free tuition at George Mason University

  • Highly competitive salaries
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Paid family leave
  • Employer funded garage parking or Metro SmartTrip payment plan
  • Employer-paid medical and dental premiums
  • Portion of deductible funding through HSA
  • Dependent care FSA
  • Onsite fitness center

Application Process

You can apply for an open position by clicking on the “Apply Now” button located on the job descriptions listed below. Once you have applied, a member of our Human Resources team will review your application.

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