The ERLC is dedicated to engaging the culture with the gospel of Jesus Christ and speaking to issues in the public square for the protection of religious liberty and human flourishing. Our vision can be summed up in three words: kingdom, culture and mission. Are you interested in joining in this work?


Position in Nashville, TN: (Updated October 26, 2019)

Director of Research and Fellow in Applied Ethics - Full Time

This position provides significant thought leadership within numerous areas of Christian ethics for the ERLC. It requires demonstrated familiarity with the most controversial issues in Christian ethics and how to message these issues within the public square. This role contributes directly and indirectly to the content development of the ERLC on key ethical issues. This position also coordinates all academic initiatives of the ERLC. It requires extensive denominational awareness and networking abilities across a wide array of leaders and academic institutions.

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Interested in applying? Email your resume to Phillip Bethancourt at jobs@erlc.com.


Position in Washington, D.C.: (Updated October 28, 2019)

Policy Director - Full Time

The Policy Director advances the public policy interests of the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission before the U.S. government and intergovernmental organizations. The Policy Director manages all aspects of a portfolio of policy issues and directs resources to make a tangible impact advancing these issues. The Policy Director is also responsible for cultivating and managing a range of relationships on Capitol Hill and within the Administration.

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Interested in applying? Email your resume to Travis Wussow at jobs@erlc.com.