We’re hiring!

The CERES Institute for Children & Youth is excited to announce two openings on our team.

Postdoctoral Scholar 

We are hiring a Postdoctoral Scholar with a background or interest in positive youth development and a research focus on the role of relationships, mentoring, or social networks in a young person’s life. Download the full job description here.

Start date: Summer/Fall 2022

Hours: full-time

Salary range: $57,000-$62,000

Graduate Research Assistant 

The Graduate Research Assistant will support the CERES Institute team in its role as a research, evaluation, and learning partner. Examples of projects include CERES Institute’s partnership with the Boston Debate League, on their debate-inspired classrooms program, and its partnership with MENTOR, local affiliates, schools and districts as part of the relationship-centered schools initiative. Download the full job description here.


Start date: Summer 2022

Hours: Part-time; 20 hours/week

Salary: Competitive

*Must be a current BU student to apply.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and CV to Marissa Cole, Managing Director, CERES Institute for Children & Youth, mlcole@bu.edu.