At the California Policy Lab, we’re helping to solve California’s most pressing problems through applied research and data science. With a mission to improve the lives of California’s a diverse population, CPL recognizes the value of having a diverse staff at all levels of the organization and we encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and identities, including from groups that are underrepresented in academia.

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Criminal Justice Research Manager Berkeley
Senior Data Architect Berkeley
Criminal Justice Research Associate Berkeley
Postdoctoral Scholar Berkeley
Operations Director Berkeley
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