Working to Make a Difference
Since 1968, thousands of Urban Institute employees and affiliated scholars have helped frame and inform national debates ranging from health care reform to school accountability. Our independent research has influenced numerous policy decisions, including how the homeless are counted, how the government measures discrimination, and who pays at tax time. The nonpartisan research we conduct matters to people of every background. We encourage you to consider a career with us.
A few great reasons to work at the Urban Institute:
Located in downtown Washington, D.C., the Urban Institute is near public transportation, shops, restaurants, and other amenities. D.C. tied for first place in a Wall Street Journal survey of best cities for recent college grads to launch their careers.
The Urban Institute offers competitive salaries, progressive benefits, and great working conditions, including:
The Urban Institute is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity in the workplace and encourage all minorities and women to apply. Our staff reflects this commitment.
The Urban Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/H. We welcome diversity in the workplace and encourage all minorities and women to apply.