Counsel or Senior Counsel: Health and Wellness

General Overview:

FPF is seeking to hire a Policy Counsel or Senior Counsel (dependent upon experience) to lead its work on emerging questions of privacy and data protection related to health and wellness data, services, and devices. 

This portfolio may include substantive work on topics such as biometric and genetic information, health and fitness wearables and monitors, the scope of HIPAA and related and/or associated privacy and security legislation/regulations, or other emerging topics.

The person in this role will work with policy leadership to define a strategic vision for FPF’s health and wellness portfolio. This may include undertaking independent research, analysis, and writing on emerging legal and policy issues related to privacy and technology; leading outreach and collaboration with interested FPF stakeholders, health interest groups, civil society, foundation partners, relevant government agencies, academics, and other key partners; and organizing events and meetings with stakeholders, both in-person and virtual. For more information, see FPF’s previous work on health data

This is a full-time position located in Washington, D.C. FPF staff are working remotely until April 2022, with the option to work in-office as preferred, in accordance with building and organization COVID-19 safety regulations.

FPF is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace that supports employees professionally and personally through our employment practices and benefits offerings. We encourage applications from individuals who represent a variety of backgrounds based on sex, race, ethnicity, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, and other factors protected by law. If we can make the application process easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please reach out to [email protected] 


Required Qualifications:

Salary Range: Policy Counsel $70,000-$100,000 / Senior Counsel $90,000-$130,000

To Apply: Please apply via this link.