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Interested in a job at WIDA?

We offer career opportunities across the organization, from research to project management, all of which are united around one vision: being the most trusted resource for the education of language learners. We hire talented people who put children first, leverage research to drive innovation, embrace collaboration, and are motivated by our mission.

Open Positions

State Relations Early Years Specialist
Deadline to Apply: June 14, 2019

The State Relations Early Years Specialist will research and formulate growth development strategies related to the early care and education of young multilingual children in the context of state and federal policies. The ideal candidate will come from an early childhood education background, whether that be education policy work, consulting to clients in education, or working as an educator or education administrator.  Read the full description of this position and requirements on the Jobs at UW website.



WIDA is an organization committed to:

  • Individual training and development
  • Work/family balance
  • Inclusion in work and hiring practices
  • Kindness and collaboration over competition
  • Space to make mistakes, learn and grow

The University offers a generous benefits package, including:

  • Paid time off (vacation, personal holiday, sick leave and legal holidays)
  • Insurance coverage options (health, dental, vision, life, disability and retirement)


To apply for one of our open positions, follow the link to the job description listed on the Jobs at UW-Madison page and select the Apply Now button.

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