Recruiting / 2020 Summer Fellow

Location: Washington, DC
Term: 10 to 12 weeks, in the summer of 2020
Timing: Applications are due by January 31, 2020

About Upturn

Upturn advances equity and justice in the design, governance, and use of technology. We drive policy changes through rigorous technical research, legal and regulatory advocacy, and other timely interventions that hold companies and governments accountable.

We work in partnership with many of the nation’s leading civil rights and public interest organizations. Some of our most notable work includes:

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Washington, DC.


About the Position

This summer fellowship is ideal for someone who is excited about timely, interdisciplinary research on a range of topics related to technology, policy, and equity.

You will:

You will be joining a small and growing organization that is collaborative, energetic, and fun. We will actively support your professional development in the field.


About You

We welcome applicants from a broad range of disciplines. This position is ideal for current undergraduate, graduate, or professional school students — or students who just graduated. We’re looking for someone who is:

We strongly encourage people of color, women, LGBTQ+, and applicants with disabilities to apply.


How to Apply

Applications are due by January 31, 2020. If you have any questions, please e-mail join@upturn.org.