Politcal Science, Government and Economics

Political Science, Government and Economics

America's Job Bank – America's Job Bank (also known as America Job Bank or AJB) connects job seekers to national job openings and to the state job banks.

The American Political Science Association – The American Political Science Association, founded in 1903, is the leading professional organization for the study of political science.  Check out the "Jobs" tab for helpful career resources!

AmeriCorps – AmeriCorps is a network of three programs – AmeriCorps*State and National, AmeriCorps*VISTA, and AmeriCorps*National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) – that each year support the engagement of nearly 75,000 Americans in service to meet critical needs in education, the environment, public safety, homeland security and other areas.

Best Places to Work in the Federal Government – The Best Places to Work rankings are the most comprehensive and authoritative rating and analysis of employee satisfaction and commitment in the federal government.

Careers in Government –Careers In Government is a clearinghouse of information, resources and jobs available in public sector organizations in America and abroad.

Conservative Jobs – Jobs for Conservatives and Conservative Employees for Employers.

The Economist – Authoritative weekly newspaper focusing on international politics and business news and opinion.  Classifieds and job information available.

Economist Jobs – The World's leading site for Economist Jobs.

Federal Job Search – Search federal government jobs and thousands of state government job listings. Receive government job vacancies by email.

Federal Jobs Digest – Federal Government jobs database. Over 15,000 immediate openings updated daily. All occupations, locations, salary levels.

FederalGovernmentJobs.us – Uses an aggregator to go through all agencies for jobs.

FedJobs – Federal Research Service has been the leading source of federal jobs since 1974.

Foreign Policy Association – The Foreign Policy Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world. Founded in 1918, the Foreign Policy Association serves as a catalyst for developing awareness, understanding of, and providing informed opinions on global issues. Search on this site to find internships, job and volunteer opportunities in the field.

Government Jobs – Welcome to the nation's leading web site devoted to helping individuals find the jobs they are seeking in the public sector. govtjobs.com is designed to make your job search efficient. There is no fee to search this web site.

GovLoop – Social networking site for government employees (over 40,000 federal, state and local employees, contractors and academics).

Guide to Career Education: Economics Careers – Includes information on different types of economics careers and online job boards for those careers, as well as more general resources on economics and the best blogs devoted to economic issues.

Heritage Foundation Job Bank – The Heritage Foundation Job Bank helps conservatives find employment in key positions in Washington, D.C., and across the country. We can help match you in positions on Capitol Hill, in public policy organizations, and in the private sector.

Intelligence.gov – Learn about the intelligence community and career opportunities in intelligence.

Making the Difference – A helpful website to help you learn more about careers in the federal government. Learn about federal jobs, federal agencies, federal careers by field of interest, as well as federal internships!

Military Careers.com – For those students interested in pursuing a military career, learn about the various career paths within the different branches.

MilitaryCareersInfo.com – A helpful site with information about military careers.

National Association for Business Economics – Check out the Business Economics Career Center and profiles of people who use economics in their work.

Office of Personnel Management – A centralized site for all government agencies.  Includes federal jobs listings, upcoming events, numerous humans resources reports, news releases and additional official information.

Partnership for Public Service – A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.  Check out "Where the Jobs Are" for a comprehensive projection of hiring needs for critical occupations in the federal government.

Peace Corps – Peace Corps Volunteers travel overseas to make real differences in the lives of real people.

Pennsylvania State and Local Government – A frequently updated directory of official Pennsylvania state and local government websites. Includes links to cities, counties and state agencies.

Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission – Go to this site for job titles and specific details. Be sure to check out the "Job Seekers" tab and the "Job Opportunities for Graduates" link!

PublicServiceCareers.org – PublicServiceCareers.org is your source for professional jobs in the NEW public sector - government, nonprofits, NGO's, consulting, contracting and academia
and for high quality advice and information about public service careers.

RC Jobs – Since 1955, Roll Call’s mission has been to deliver superior coverage of the people, politics, process and policy on Capitol Hill. With accurate, unbiased reporting, Roll Call has earned a level of credibility unparalleled in Washington and beyond. Check out their jobs on capitol hill!

Smithsonian Internship Opportunities – Includes descriptions of fellowships, internships and other programs available at the Institution.

The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government – The Best Places to Work rankings – the most comprehensive and authoritative rating of employee satisfaction and commitment in the federal government – are produced by the Partnership for Public Service and American University's Institute for the Study of Public Policy Implementation (ISPPI).

The National Academies – The National Academies perform an unparalleled public service by bringing together committees of experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavor. These experts serve pro bono to address critical national issues and give advice to the federal government and the public.

The Washington Center – The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is an independent, nonprofit organization serving hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and other countries by providing selected students challenging opportunities to work and learn in Washington, D.C. for academic credit.

The Washington Internship Institute – Academic-based undergraduate and graduate internships in Washington, DC.

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – The United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

U.S. Department of Labor – Includes job openings and labor-related data.

U.S. Department of State – Career options, student information, career resources and more!

U.S. Department of State - International Jobs Working Overseas – Check out this helpful list of resources on searching for international jobs overseas.

USA Jobs - Students and Recent Graduates – USAJOBS is the U.S. Government’s official system/program for Federal jobs and employment information.

USA Jobs.gov – The Federal government's official job list. Shown are employment search, information center, veteran information and forms.

White House Internship Program – The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities.