Welcome Sanford Employers! 

The Sanford School of Public Policy prepares students for careers that address today’s complex issues. Career Services team bridges the gap between their academic experience and the world of work through experiences that require them to use strong analytical skills to solve problems.  Employers are needed to successfully put this knowledge at the service of society. 

How to Hire Sanford Students


Post an internship or job on Handshake

Select “Duke University” for your postings.

The best time to post summer internships is January-March.


Send us the Handshake Link

Once you have posted the position, send the hyperlink to Carmella La Bianca for promotion.


Attend recruiting events

Contact Carmella La Bianca for a list of upcoming in-person and virtual recruiting events.

Extra Resources

Recruiting Guidelines for Students and Employers

The Duke Career Center has recruiting guidelines and expectations to guide the behavior and actions and uphold the professionalism of students, employers, and others who engage in our programs and services.

Access the guidelines.

Guide to Hiring International Students

This guide provides options available for hiring international students for internships and full-time career opportunities after graduation.

Access the guide.

Questions? Contact us!


Carmella La Bianca

Associate Director of Career Services & Director of Employer Relations


(919) 613-7328