1889 Institute



1889 Is Hiring!

1889 Institute seeks a motivated individual interested in conducting state-level public policy research to fill the full-time position of Research Associate. This person will collaboratively assist the current cadre of scholars. All writing will have relevance to policy in Oklahoma, though it can also potentially be national in scope. Research conducted will fall within the purview and research schedule of 1889 Institute. Salary will be commensurate with experience and a health insurance plan is provided.

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Who We Are

The 1889 Institute is an independent group of scholars dedicated to making Oklahoma the best it can be. We are not affiliated with a political party, do not receive any money from any government entity, and do not engage in grassroots advocacy. 

What We Do

The 1889 Institute analyzes and develops state public policy for the state of Oklahoma based on principles of limited and responsible government, free enterprise, and a robust civil society. We disseminate analyses and recommendations to policymakers and the general public. 

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