Policy Research Associate and Community Organizer

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Policy research: Study impact of economic crisis on human needs of Berkeley residents. Project long-term outcomes of economic/ecological trends, and develop prudent policy options to transform Berkeley and the Bay Area. Work with government staff, academic leaders, non-profits, and policy institutes.

Action research: Interview people affected by police abuses and anti-homeless laws. Produce anecdotal testimony illuminating effect of anti-poor legislation and racial profiling. Help develop community plans to advance human rights.

Community organizing: Network with community-based organizations and progressive leaders from local governments and academia. Assist city commissioners to develop integrated, inter-disciplinary solutions to social problems.


Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment


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