The Vera Institute of Justice

About The Vera Institute of Justice

The Vera Institute of Justice, founded in 1961, is an independent, non-partisan, nonprofit organization that combines expertise in research, technical assistance, and demonstration projects to assist leaders in government and civil society examine justice policy and practice, and improve the systems people rely on for justice and safety. Vera has offices in New York City, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, and New Orleans, and its projects and reform initiatives, typically conducted in partnership with local, state, or national officials across the United States. Vera is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity in the workplace.


Guggenheim Fellow

June 2021 - August 2021 New York City, NY
“I liked the culture of teaching, and that they allow interns to get involved in lots of different ways. They also made the leadership team very accessible through intern brown bag lunches weekly. ”

Research Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 New York City, NY
“Liked the pace/type of work, the subject matter, and the people I worked with.”
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