Join our team

Join our team

We are a small team of researchers, designers, and educators—all committed to advancing scientific insights that help kids thrive. Our work makes schools better places for students to learn and flourish.

Excellence is a temporary achievement, not a status. We learn from our mistakes, depend on one another, leverage our diverse perspectives, take initiative, and give feedback early and often. Each day, we seek to exemplify the very character strengths that we promote.

Benefits and perks

All full-time positions offer competitive salaries and include full benefits with 100% employer-sponsored healthcare and 403(b) with employer match.

School Partnerships Manager

Character Lab is looking for a School Partnerships Manager. Reporting to the head of our School Partnerships team (Meg Foran), the School Partnerships Manager will work closely with Character Lab’s network of school and district partners to make the school-based research process fast, frictionless, and fruitful. We especially encourage applicants who identify as Black, Latinx, Asian, Native American, and/or LGBTQ+ to apply for this position. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a results-oriented, innovative professional to have a tremendous impact by cultivating school partnerships and developing and coordinating systems for conducting research activities in schools. We are looking for an individual who has experience working directly with young people, educators, and School or District Leadership and also understands the complexities of working with schools. Able to juggle multiple projects at once, the right candidate is an effective communicator who embraces time management, which will allow them to thrive within our small and dynamic team.