Jobs and Internships

Voter Engagement Coordinator

The Voter Engagement Coordinator will serve as the primary leader and manager for all Gephardt Institute initiatives associated with 2022 election cycle programming, with a focus on engaging students. This position is open to all candidates (both alumni and non-alumni). Current Washington University students graduating in December 2021 are encouraged to apply.

This is a time-limited position (October 2021 through December 2022) and at this time is scheduled to be in-person but may change based upon business needs. View the position description.



Search Committee:

  • Theresa Kouo, Associate Director for Civic Engagement, Gephardt Institute (Chair)
  • Simon Baek, Undergraduate student 2024, Olin School of Business; WashU Votes Partnership Chair
  • John Mitchell Benton, Residential College Director, South 40 – Lien and Gregg House – Brookings Residential College
  • Audrey Coolman, Community Service Learning Project Manager, Office of Diversity Programs, School of Medicine
  • Tyler Gahrs, PhD student in Germanic Languages & Literature, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Colleen Smyth, Student Engagement Coordinator, Gephardt Institute

To ensure equity in our hiring process, we invite prospective candidates to email questions about the role to Shannon Burke-Kranzberg, Associate Director and Chief of Staff, at: 
shannon.burke-kranzberg@wustl.edu.

All inquiries received will be answered in a Q&A section within 5 business days. 


Open Positions

Voter Engagement Coordinator

The Voter Engagement Coordinator will serve as the primary leader and manager for all Gephardt Institute initiatives associated with 2022 election cycle programming, with a focus on engaging students. This position is open to all candidates (both alumni and non-alumni). Current Washington University students graduating in December 2021 are encouraged to apply.

Evaluation and Assessment Manager

The Evaluation and Assessment Manager is the Gephardt Institute’s lead specialist and collaborator in assessment, evaluation, and research to inform program design, implementation, continuous program improvement, and organizational learning.

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will be at the forefront of the Gephardt Institute’s brand and will focus on bridging the Institute’s mission, vision, and values with our audience through engaging visual and written storytelling and event support.