TCJE does not currently have any open positions.
The Texas Center for Justice and Equity is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered based on individual qualifications, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, familial status, military status, and any other protected class. We value diversity and encourage people of color, people with prior justice system involvement, and LGBTQ applicants to apply.
TCJE invites you to put your talents to work for our mission! We have an open call to develop a pool of skilled contractors that we can call on to support various projects and activities throughout the year. If you’re interested in being considered, please send an email to Leah Pinney at LPinney@TexasCJE.org that introduces yourself and shares more about your particular skills and experience. Please attach a resume and/or one sample of your work that you think highlights how you could help advance our mission. In the email subject line, include which of the following opportunities you’re interested in:
- Copy Editor [Ongoing, as needed]
- Publication Designer [Ongoing, as needed]
Opportunities for Creatives
TCJE is looking for savvy, out-of-the box thinkers who are willing to volunteer their time to help us create short videos, data visualizations, and interactive or illustrated stories. We want to shine a spotlight on the various harms of Texas’ criminal legal system – and you can help us convey this in the most impactful ways! If you’re interested in this opportunity, please send an email to Leah Pinney at LPinney@TexasCJE.org that introduces yourself and shares more about your particular skills and experience. Please attach a resume and/or one sample of your work that you think highlights how you could help advance our mission. In the email subject line, please note “Creative opportunity.”
Youth Justice Ambassador [paid fellowship]
TCJE is seeking applicants for a virtual fellowship for Texas youth ages 15-20 from Spring 2022 to Spring 2023 (with optional in-person opportunities). Fellows will have the opportunity to learn about and practice advocacy, policy analysis, and justice transformation for youth in Texas. Fellows will also help represent TCJE in a larger, regional group of advocates from several southern states. For more information and to apply, please visit this link.
TCJE’s Summer 2022 internships have been filled.
TCJE offers a dynamic and engaging internship program where students gain hands-on experience in areas related to adult and youth justice policy in Texas. For more information about this program, please contact Leah Pinney at (512) 441-8123 ext. 109 or LPinney@TexasCJE.org.
TCJE is looking for individuals from diverse regions of Texas who are enthusiastic and available to share their own skills, expertise, resources, affiliations, and connections to advance TCJE’s mission. If you have any questions, please contact Leah Pinney at (512) 441-8123 ext. 109 or LPinney@TexasCJE.org.