Fellow Opportunities at Institute for Business & Social Impact

The Berkeley-Haas Institute for Business and Social Impact’s Center for Social Sector Leadership, Center for Responsible Business, and Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership have several fellowship and job opportunities available to Berkeley-Haas MBAs and other UC Berkeley graduate and undergraduate students during the academic year. These positions may be paid, unpaid, or offer independent study credit for work performed. An overview is provided below of these opportunities, including eligibility, time commitment, and remuneration if any.

Center for Social Sector Leadership (CSSL)

Philanthropy Fellow

Eligibility: Masters preferred. Could be MBA, MPH, MPP, or other
Type of Position: Full-time UC Employee with benefits, $75,555 annual salary
Timing: March 1, 2019 – February 28, 2020
Application Process: Must apply through UC Berkeley Jobs Portal by December 31, 2018, 11:59 PM.
Description of Role:  The UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business (through the Center for Social Sector Leadership) offers this unique fellowship in philanthropy at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation to provide next generation leaders the opportunity to engage with philanthropic and nonprofit leaders and work with a grantmaking team serving diverse issues and populations. The position will support the Foundation’s grantmaking, strategic planning, research, and monitoring, evaluation and learning for the OE program. This position will take day-to-day direction from one of the Foundation’s OE Program Officers.

For the detailed job description, visit the UC Berkeley Job Portal.

UC Job No.: #24580

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Impact Planning Analyst, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

“I am so excited to be working in this sector, and for this role with the Impact Planning team at Gates. It really is a dream come true on my end… exactly what I wanted to get out of my time at Haas.”

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