Jobs and Internships

Operations Manager

The Operations Manager leads the development, implementation, and continuous improvement of the Gephardt Institute’s business operations, building operations, and events. This position leads on policies, practices, and events with a keen focus on leading sound operations that advance the institute’s strategic impact and mission to foster a thriving culture of civic engagement throughout Washington University.

This position serves as a central partner for all institute staff to ensure that institute programs, services, events, and strategy are conducted with excellence, efficiency, productivity, consistency, equity, and safety considerations at the forefront. Download the full position description.



To ensure equity in our hiring process, we invite prospective candidates to email questions about the role to Sonia Sequeira, Associate Director for Community Engagement at: soniasequeira@wustl.edu.

All inquiries received will be answered within 5 business days.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.


Open Positions

Operations Manager

The Operations Manager leads the development, implementation, and continuous improvement of the Gephardt Institute’s business operations, building operations, and events.

Student Engagement Specialist

The Student Engagement Specialist leads Gephardt Institute outreach and engagement initiatives with students at all levels of Washington University, including prospective, admitted, undergraduate, and graduate/professional students.