Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Your Public Affairs Job Search

This page is structured to provide users with multiple avenues and resources for the employment search process, including links to job boards, employment by sector, and employment by policy area. Each sector and policy area includes a brief description of employment characteristics, top job boards, top employers, and other general resources.  La Follette Professional Development Resources can be found here.

Students & Alums

La Follette School students and alums can click the button below to see job postings compiled daily by the Career Services Coordinator; many reflecting existing connections that the La Follette School has with employers (UW NetID login required). 

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For alumni: Register through the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Alumni can also opt into the La Follette School's Jobs for Alumni listserv to receive periodic email notifications about job opportunities specifically for the La Follette community across the country and abroad. To sign up, contact the career services coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Employment & Organizations