Public Service, Law + International Relations

This Career Community is intended for students interested in fields within Social Services, Public Service, Government, Law, or International work. Explore the Public Service, Law + International Relations Career Community!

This Career Community helps you connect your major to an industry, attend industry events and access targeted internships and job postings, allowing our employer partners to easily recruit students who have the skills their company is seeking.

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Sample Job Titles: Patient Transport, Officers: Correctional, Loss Prevention, Police, Probation, Narcotics, Parole, State Trooper, Investigators: Private, crime scene, computer crimes, counter-terrorism, Counselors: Youth Correctional, School Adjustment, juvenile probation, Jury Consultant, Criminal Profiler, Crime Prevention Specialist, Drug Enforcement Agent, Homicide Detective, Jail Screener, National Security Agency, Professor, Deputy Sheriff, Customs Inspection, FBI Agent, Prison Warden, Crime/Policy Analyst, Victim Advocacy, U.S Marshal, Attorney, Public Policy Analyst, Fingerprint Technician, Social Justice Grassroots Program Developer, Residential/Transitional Program Coordinators, Correctional Treatment Staff

Sample Job Sites: Boston Police Dept, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Catholic Charities, Children’s Service of Roxbury, Dept of Children & Families, Rockingham County Attorney’s Office, Brockton Police Department, Brockton District Court, Office of Probation, SecurAmerica, U.S. Marshals Service, U. S. Probation and Pretrial Services, U.S. Secret Service, Coalition for Social Justice, Community Resources for Justice, Boston, Drug Enforcement Administration, East Bridgewater Police Department, High Point Treatment Center, Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination 

Sample Job Titles: Research Assistant, Social Studies Middle School Teacher, Development Associate, Legal Assistant, College Advisor, Director of Communications and Constituent Services, Outreach Coordinator, Donor Relations Assistant, Tutor, Travel Support Specialist, History Teacher/Professor, Theology Professor, Park Guide, Park Ranger, Special Ed Coordinator, History Dept Chair, Field Organizer, Program Assistant, Book Reviewer, Universal Operations Specialist, Nuclear Engineer, Youth Services Librarian, Project Manager

Sample Job Sites: Paul Revere House, Old South Meeting House, Old North Church, Old South Church, Harvard Museum of Natural History, Museum of African American History, Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, Salem Wax Museum & Witch Village, Plimoth Patuxet Museums, USS Constitution Museum, National Park Service: Longfellow House, Massachusetts Commonwealth Museum, John F. Kennedy Library & Museum, Boston Public Library, Boston Public Library – Leventhal Map & Education Center, Massachusetts Historical Society & Archives, Mayflower Society House & Library, Museum of Fine Arts, Institute of Contemporary Art, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Harvard Art Museums, MassArt Museum of Contemporary Art, Peabody Essex Museum, Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, Boston Children’s Museum, Harvard Institute of Herbaria, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard, Custom House Maritime Museum, HaverHill Public Schools

Sample Job Titles: English Language Assistant, Interpreter, Translator,

Sample Job Sites: Academie de Versailles, Bilingual Genius Academy, Creative Associates International

Sample Job Titles: Operations Specialist, Mentor Ambassador, Recruitment & Outreach Leader, Home Service Provider, Licensing Specialist, Associate Behavioral Therapist, Paraprofessional, Police Clerk and Typist, Transitional Day Program Case Manager, Case Manager & Program Coordinator, Residential Counselor, Program Specialist, Social Worker, Nutrition Assessment Specialist, Mental Health Specialist, Family Service Coordinator, Learning & Development Manager, Scholar Wellness Advisor, Trauma Intervention Counselor, Case Intake Assistant

Sample Job Sites: American Wells, AmeriCorps, Andre House, ARISE Consulting Inc., Barton Associates Inc, Beacon ABA Services, Beverly School for the deaf, Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Catholic Charities, Children’s Service of Roxbury, Dept of Children & Families, Ethos, Franciscan Children’s Hospital, Habitat for Humanity, Mercer, Mission Grammar School, PeaceCorps, Rockingham County Attorney’s Office, Wayside Youth & Family Support Network, Horizons for Homeless Children, Interfaith Social Services; Massachusetts Department of Children and Families


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