Career Opportunities at The Carter Center

Carter Center staff are mission-driven professionals committed to advancing peace and health worldwide. In accordance with our commitment to fundamental human rights, The Carter Center embraces diversity as an organizational strength and a source of enrichment. We value free and open communication, respecting the views, roles, and contributions of all.

About 200 staff members work at our Atlanta, Ga., headquarters, and thousands more work from field offices around the world. Through a unique decades-long partnership with Emory University, all Atlanta-based Carter Center staff are employees of Emory and recruited through the Emory University Human Resources Department. We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to meet the diverse needs of our staff.

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The Carter Center provides excellent benefits to our staff – below, we list just a few of them. To learn more about available benefits, visit Emory University’s Benefits page.

  • Health Insurance (medical, dental and vision plans)
  • Retirement Savings Plans (with an excellent matching program)
  • Life Insurance (basic and supplemental)
  • Short & Long-term Disability
  • Courtesy Scholarship (tuition discount at Emory for faculty/staff and their dependents)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays (10 holidays per year + two floating holidays)
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Resources for Child Care, Adult Care and Emergency Back-up Care
  • Adoption Reimbursement
  • Fitness and Personal Wellness Programs
  • Workplace Flexibility
  • Public Transportation Subsidies

Available Positions

Below are a few of the Carter Center's current openings (updated July 27, 2021). You can view a complete list of available positions on Emory University's Career Opportunities page.

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