Watson Institute is led by a team of strong-hearted individuals who aim to shape the future of education while supporting some of the world’s most promising next generation leaders and entrepreneurs.

Below are the positions that are currently open at Watson Institute:

Director of Search | Boca Raton, Florida | Full-Time

The Director of Search will lead our global search for the 110 promising next-generation leaders and social entrepreneurs for the bachelor’s program at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida, and the Watson Institute Semester Incubator that runs three times per year in Boulder, Colorado.

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If you have questions about this position, feel free to contact Andrew Lippi, Executive Director, at Deadline to apply is October 1st, 2019.


China Coordinator | Beijing, Shanghai, or Shenzen

The China Coordinator will be responsible for three initiatives Watson Institute is undertaking in China in 2019 and 2020:

1. Basecamps: Watson Institute will run three Basecamps – a two-day intensive version of the Watson Institute program – in three cities across China (likely Beijing, Shanghai, and Shenzen).

2. Social Innovation Competition: Watson Institute is supporting the Leping Social Entrepreneurship Foundation in the design and implementation of a social innovation competition for university students across China.

3. Recruitment: Watson Institute is building its capacity to recruit strong candidates from China for the Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship from Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL and the Watson Incubator program in Boulder, CO.

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To apply to the China Coordinator position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Alberto Gómez, Operations Coordinator, at

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