Careers



Full-Time Positions

  • Advisor, Field Innovations

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a full-time Advisor to support its Field Innovations (FI) team. FI is responsible for developing emerging strategies and programs that support the NNSC’s work in over 50 jurisdictions to reduce violence, minimize arrest and incarceration, and increase trust between law enforcement and the public. For over 20 years, we’ve invented and implemented original solutions to important public safety problems; made those solutions available for evaluation, replication, and advocacy; and shaped the public discourse based on new facts on the ground.

  • Advisor, Group Violence Intervention (GVI)

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Advisor for the Group Violence Intervention team. The Group Violence Intervention team provides hands-on strategic advising to partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions around the country. The Advisor is responsible for providing this strategic advising to a portfolio of partner jurisdictions, guiding them in implementing the core elements of the Group Violence Intervention effectively, and working with them to innovate in pursuit of effective violence reduction and public safety outcomes.

  • Associate Director, Chicago Violence Reduction Strategy

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Associate Director for its Chicago Violence Reduction Strategy (VRS). The Associate Director, reporting to the VRS Executive Director, will provide leadership, management, and direction to VRS staff and partners; supervise and support strategic field advising in some of Chicago’s most violent districts; work closely with the Executive Director on fiscal analysis and fundraising; and collaborate with law enforcement, community and civic leaders, and others to support the VRS mission of dramatically reducing group and gang violence in the City of Chicago. This is a Chicago-based position and requires living and working out of Chicago.

  • Associate Director, Institute for Innovation in Prosecution

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Associate Director for the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution (IIP). The Associate Director, reporting to the IIP Executive Director, will support the development and implementation of the IIP’s strategic plans and policies; provide leadership, management, and direction to the IIP staff and partners; and work with prosecutors, law enforcement, academics, advocates, community and civic leaders, and others in the criminal justice field to reflect upon and drive innovation within the role and function of the office of the prosecutor.

  • Project Assistant, Chicago Violence Reduction Strategy (VRS)

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Project Assistant to support day-to-day operations including scheduling, event planning, and public communication. The position involves exposure to leaders from across the criminal justice community and provides a good opportunity for individuals hoping to pursue a career in criminal justice reform. This is a Chicago-based position and requires living and working out of Chicago.

  • Strategic Advisor, International Interventions Team (IIT)

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (NNSC) is seeking a full-time, New York City-based Strategic Advisor to support our emerging violence reduction work in Mexico. The Advisor will be a senior member of the International Team, working with partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions globally and engaging regularly in policy dialogue concerning evidence based violence reduction.

  • Strategic Advisor, Intimate Partner Violence Intervention (IPVI)

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Advisor for the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention team. The Intimate Partner Violence Intervention team provides hands-on strategic advising to partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions around the country. The Advisor is responsible for providing this strategic advising to a portfolio of partner jurisdictions, guiding them in implementing the core elements of the Intimate Partner Intervention effectively, and working with them to innovate in pursuit of effective intimate partner violence reduction and public safety outcomes.

Internships

  • Intern, NNSC Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Portfolio (Summer 2018)

    THE NATIONAL NETWORK FOR SAFE COMMUNITIES AT JOHN JAY COLLEGE (NNSC) seeks a part-time or full-time graduate student intern to support its Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Portfolio. NNSC supports cities nationwide to implement strategies to reduce violence and improve public safety, minimize arrest and incarceration, strengthen communities, and improve relationships between law enforcement and the communities it serves.