Job Opportunities

At the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) headquarters in Princeton, N.J., dedicated professionals apply a diverse range of knowledge and expertise to a shared vision: Everyone in America should have the opportunity to live a healthier life.


Program Officer / Senior Program Officer

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is seeking a program officers/senior program officer responsible for creating, developing, implementing, and managing the research and evaluation aspects of the Foundation’s initiatives. The primary responsibility will be to work with colleagues in the Research-Evaluation-Learning unit, program staff across the Foundation, and the executive staff to design and implement research and evaluation strategies that generate impact congruent with specific objectives of the Foundation.

Deadline: Open

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Summer Internship Program

The RWJF internship program provides an opportunity for students in various disciplines to learn about health and health care issues facing our society and about how a career in philanthropy can make a difference.

This program runs for 10 weeks over the summer months. For information on specific internship opportunities, please check back in early February 2018.

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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 to learn more. Build a career that will make a difference for generations to come.


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