Government & Policy Fair Today!

TODAY from 11am – 3pm, Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall

Have you considered a career in policy, politics, government, or public service? If so, you should attend the Policy and Government Career Fair to speak to representatives from the U.S. State Department, the FBI, Peace Corps, U.S. Courts, Americorps, American Enterprise Institute, Teach for America, the Federal Reserve Bank of NY and over 20 more organizations who are recruiting for jobs and internships in a variety of fields (see below for the full list of organizations)!

The fair is open to undergraduate and graduate students in all schools.

For resources on public service related careers and events, visit our new Common Good Careers website.

Here is a list of registered employers as of 9/24/2012. Log into PennLink for detailed descriptions about these organizations and their opportunities.

Consulting & Policy

  • Acumen, LLC
  • American Enterprise Institute
  • Fels Public Policy Internship program
  • Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
  • Maximus
  • MDRC
  • National Council on the Aging
  • Navanti Group, LLC
  • U.S. Public Interest Research Group (P.I.R.G.)


  • Comptroller of the Currency
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Education/Social Services

  • Americorps *Vista
  • Citizen Schools
  • City Year Greater Philadelphia
  • Educational Testing Service (ETS)/GRE
  • MATCH Education
  • Netter Center for Community Services (Penn)
  • Teach for America


  • Clean Water Action
  • Environment America


  • National Labor Relations Board
  • U.S. Department of Labor
  • Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission

Health & Human Services

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Leonard David Institute of Health Economics SUMR Program


  • U.S. Department of State
  • Peace Corps

Law, Intelligence, Military & Regulation

  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF)
  • Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • United States Courts
  • U.S. Marine Corps

Questions about preparing for career fairs? Visit our online Guide to Navigating Career Fairs

Author: J. Michael DeAngelis

J. Michael DeAngelis is the Information Specialist in Career Services and Editor-at-Large of this blog. He is also a professional playwright and actor.