Careers

CSET researchers and staff members are challenged with meaningful work, pursue ongoing professional development and learning, and contribute to a collegial and engaging environment where they can thrive. We are committed to fostering a culture of inclusion and encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. We especially encourage applications from women, people of color, and individuals with disabilities who are excited about contributing to our mission.

Research Analyst

[January 2022 Update] We are currently seeking applications for multiple Research Analyst positions to support one of our various lines of research. More information and application instructions can be found here.
Application Deadline: Friday, February 25th, 2022.


Data Research Analyst

[January 2022 Update] We are currently seeking capable data storytellers, analyzers, and visualizers for multiple Data Research Analyst positions. More information and application instructions can be found here.
Application Deadline: Friday, February 25th, 2022.


Business Operations and Management Specialist

[January 2022 Update] We are currently seeking applications for a Business Operations and Management Specialist to manage grants, contracts and other key financial and business processes that are integral to CSET’s operations. More information and application instructions can be found here.
Application Deadline: Friday, March 4th, 2022.


Director of AIRS Program

[September 2021 Update] We are currently seeking applications for our inaugural AI Research Subgrant (AIRS) Program Director. The recently established AIRS program seeks to promote the exploration of foundational technical topics that relate to the potential national security implications of AI over the long term. The Director of AIRS will be part of the CSET leadership team, with management responsibility for all technical, programmatic, and financial aspects of the new AIRS program. More information and application instructions can be found here.
Application Deadline: Monday, January 31st, 2022.


Emerging Technology Observatory (ETO) Analytic Lead

[January 2022 Update] We are currently seeking Analytic Lead candidates for CSET’s new Emerging Technology Observatory (CSET ETO), which aims to provide high-quality data on emerging technology to a range of audiences in a useful, accessible way. The Analytic Lead will be responsible for developing the project’s analytic goals, communicating project work, engaging with project stakeholders, supporting product development, supervising project personnel, and developing project strategy. More information and application instructions can be found here.
Application Deadline: Monday, February 21st, 2022.


Senior Fellow

[Rolling Application] We are currently seeking Senior Fellow candidates to provide mentorship and intellectual leadership; shape and potentially lead lines of inquiry and research projects aligned to our research priorities; and facilitate engagements with government, military, academic, and industry leaders. More information and application instructions can be found here. Please note that, while this position is rolling, we will not begin our next round of hiring until March 2022.


Cyber/AI Research Fellow

[December 2021 update] This position will remain closed as we review current Cyber/AI Research Fellow applications. Please check back in January 2022 for updates.


Survey Research Analyst

[December 2021 Update] This position will remain closed as we review current Survey Research Analyst applications. Please check back for updates.


Research Fellow

[December 2021 Update] This position will remain closed as we review current Research Fellow applications. Please check back in January 2022 for updates.


Georgetown Student Opportunities

[January 2022 Update] We are currently seeking applications for a Georgetown student External Affairs Assistant- Graphic Design (JobID: 27970) position. Please apply via the seo website in order to be considered.