Whitlam Institute




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Thank you for your interest in working with the Whitlam Institute. Employment opportunities are advertised via the Western Sydney University website and are also posted here as they become available.



Ref  937/19 Associate Director - Policy and Research, Whitlam Institute
Applications close 6 March 2019

The Policy and Research Manager position is critical to the next stage of the Whitlam Institute’s development, which will be focused on enhancing its policy research and impact.

With a primary focus on developing and implementing a policy and research program to support the contemporary relevance of the Whitlam policy agenda, the position works closely with the Director to drive the evidence base and advocacy program for the Whitlam Institute, including government relations. The position plays a key role in developing the Institute’s policy engagement in the broader national debate. It ensures the Institute’s policy positions are based on combined experience and the best evidence available while producing high quality research, reports and publications to influence policy and identify opportunities for broader engagement.  Find out more or apply here.

Ref 1948/18 Eligibility List for Casual Civics Education Workshop Facilitators

Through our Civics program we aim to empower young people to constructively participate as citizens today who understand their rights and responsibilities as students, community members, Australians and citizens of the world. We have a great opportunity for facilitators looking to deliver these education workshops on a casual basis. Find out more or apply here. 



If you would like to enquire about an internship with the Whitlam Institute please email info@whitlam.org.



Find out more about volunteering with the Whitlam Institute here.


E.G. Whitlam Research Fellowship 2018

Applications now closed for the E.G. Whitlam Research Fellowship 2018.