At RWJF's headquarters in Princeton, N.J., dedicated professionals apply a diverse range of knowledge and expertise to a shared vision: All Americans should have the opportunity to live a healthier life.

Current Openings

Would you like the opportunity to do work that makes a lasting, positive difference in the lives of others? Create that impact by joining the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nation’s largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and health care, as we strive to build a national Culture of Health.

If the idea of working with creative professionals with a passion for our vision excites you, then click through to one of the full job descriptions below to learn more. Build a career that will make a difference for generations to come.


Program Portfolios


Vice President, Program Portfolios

The Foundation is seeking a dynamic, passionate leader for its program portfolios to serve a critical role in its senior management team in leading the Foundation at a time of significant transition to a focus on a Culture of Health for everyone. Enhancing its historic focus on people who are underserved and living in disadvantaged environments, the Foundation has committed to working with new partners and in new ways to produce healthier outcomes among all Americans. RWJF seeks individuals who emanates integrity, intelligence, work ethic, and a passion for the mission.

Application Deadline: Open

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Working at RWJF

RWJF offers exciting opportunities in program development; communications; research-evaluation-learning; and positions in administration, finance and technology that are integral to our organization.

We provide competitive salaries, a collegial work environment, and an excellent benefits and wellness package that reflects our mission and goals.

If you are interested in working for the Foundation, please review our current openings. Send general employment inquiries to our Human Resources Center at

Summer Internship program

This RWJF program provides the opportunity for students in various disciplines to learn about health and health care issues facing our society and how a career in philanthropy can make a difference. We provide meaningful, hands-on work experience for college students in a variety of areas and supplement that experience with educational orientations to gain insight into our work.

The internship program runs for 10 weeks over the summer months. For more information on specific internship opportunities, please check back in late January.

Working to Build a Culture of Health

At the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, we envision a future in which being as healthy as possible is valued by every member of our society.

Learn more about our vision