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Summer Staff

Each GIV Institute hires faculty, staff and residential assistants whose backgrounds match the subject of that Institute.  If you are interested in being considered for a position at an Institute that matches your background, please contact the Director of that Institute. If you are interested in being considered for a Director position, please contact GIV Executive Director Karen Taylor Mitchell. If you are interested in working for multiple institutes, or aren’t sure, get yourself listed in the GIV Talent Pool by filling out your information so you’ll be on our list of potential hires. Most hiring takes place in March, April and May.

Summer 2017 Americorps (3-Month Americorps Position with Stipend and Tuition Forgiveness)

Help make GIV accessible for all by serving as our Americorps Youth Counselor.  This position runs from May 22 through early August and combines working at GIV HQ and hands-on youth work as part of the staff team at various Institutes.  Read more on and apply through the Americorps webpage.

Looking to Start a New Institute?

GIV is always interested in proposals for new Institutes and topical strands. To begin the discussion, email a paragraph about your proposed Institute to GIV Executive Director Karen Taylor Mitchell.

High School Interns 

Calling GIV alumni!  Are you still in high school?  Looking for a job that lets you talk to lots of people or use your video and social media skills?  We often have paid internships available on a rolling basis for graduates eager to help promote GIV.  If interested, contact