The Southern Poverty Law Center seeks highly talented, dynamic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for social justice. Successful candidates will be eager to work collaboratively with great teams to advance the SPLC’s mission.


Applicants are encouraged to apply for positions that fit their needs, abilities and qualifications. Positions include full-time and part-time employment, legal internships, and two-year fellowships. The SPLC does not offer a formal internship program for college undergraduates.


After an initial review by our Human Resources department, resumes and materials are forwarded to appropriate departmental supervisors to be further reviewed before preliminary interviews are scheduled.


The Southern Poverty Law Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.

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