ISHR is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity and values a diverse workforce. ISHR's policy is to practice fair and non-discriminatory recruitment and selection procedures and strive for international and multicultural personnel. Applications are encouraged from all qualified candidates without distinction on grounds of race, colour, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or sex characteristics. 
Note: ISHR reserves the absolute right to modify, adjourn or postpone the recruitments below at any time having regard to the COVID-19 situation.


Postgraduate Fellowship (New York Office)

ISHR seeks to host a Full-time Postgraduate Law Fellow to support our work in New York.

The Fellow will have the opportunity to collaborate with ISHR staff in all locations. Working in a small team, the Fellow will have the opportunity to learn at very close hand what it means to work for an international human rights advocacy organization. Applicants should be fully funded through a university-funded or external fellowship for the entire duration of their fellowship.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis (preferred start date: 1 September 2021): Apply here 


Communications Volunteers (Remotely based)

The Communications team in Geneva is looking for a volunteer, website content management support to help with our WordPress website project and a volunteer to support our website publishing and translation.

These volunteer positions offer a unique opportunity to contribute to our work supporting human rights defenders, strengthening human rights systems, building and leading human rights coalitions, and responding to significant and systemic human rights concerns. 

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis: Apply here