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

Below you will find the current open positions at Watson Institute:

Operations Coordinator, South Florida.

The mission of the Operations Coordinator, South Florida is to design and implement a world class logistics and organizational experience for scholars selected to attend Watson Institute. This position implements and coordinates a large portion of daily Watson Institute admission and programmatic operations, in addition to building community and a vibrant student life experience. Full job description found here.

To apply to this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Andrew Lippi, Executive Director at Watson Institute, South Florida at We are accepting applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

A few things to expect as a Watson Institute team member:

If you are considering joining our team, don’t forget that working for Watson Institute means spending your days in a national historic landmark in Boulder, Colorado on the slopes of the beautiful Rocky Mountains, or in sunny south Florida.

A lot is expected of our team and we pride ourselves on being one of the most efficient and fun teams out there. For all full time staff, Watson Institute provides unlimited paid vacation (in addition to three mandatory weeks of vacation), an annual personal/professional development fund, and the chance to shift the course of higher education and the lives of some of the world’s most promising next generation leaders and entrepreneurs.

Our Results

Watson Institute alumni have hired over 500 team members and impacted tens of thousands of lives through their social ventures.
Watson Institute has graduated 146 alumni from 52 countries, who have raised over $42.7 million.
With a 15% acceptance rate, Watson Institute is as selective as elite institutions – yet we are selecting for radically different kinds of students.
Watson Institute has been recognized for our innovations within higher education by Ashoka, Halloran Philanthropies, Cordes Foundation, Enlight Foundation, and others.