Social Impact

Explore social impact careers and learn about resources, opportunities and alumni who can help.

Career fields

Discover possible job roles, how to gain experience while at Princeton, valuable resources and hiring tips for internships and jobs.



These alumni are interested in speaking with undergraduate and graduate students about their career field and tips to land internships and jobs. You can set up time to speak with them through the Career Chats program.  

Paloma Aguas '18
Communications Associate, ACLU of New Jersey
Marcus Akiti '18
Communications Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
Charlie Argon '17
Ph.D. Candidate, Princeton University
William Atkinson '18
Research Assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Scott Bechler '17
Sr Market Growth Analyst, Ivy Energy
Donald Burnes '63
Founder, Burnes Institute for Poverty Research
Jeffrey Chen '17
MD Candidate, Vanderbilt University


Do you have questions or want help getting started? Make an appointment with a career adviser, who can help you talk through your questions, figure out what interests you and how to start putting together a personalized plan.

Graduate student advisers