Workforce Openings

Who Can Work at the LCDI

The LCDI offers a variety of internship, work-study, and non work-study positions. In addition to being a strong asset to Computer Science, Digital Forensics, and Cybersecurity majors, the LCDI also offers abundant opportunities to those interested in Marketing, Graphic Design, and Professional Writing. Students who work at the LCDI develop technical and non-technical hard skills as well as soft skills they can take with them through graduation. Anyone who is majoring in the aforementioned fields or is interested in beginning in these fields can apply. Some experience is suggested but not required. The LCDI would love to be a step in helping students meet their future goals.

Available Positions at the LCDI

The LCDI is accepting applications for Spring 2019 semester. To apply, please follow the steps provided in the links below.

Read full job descriptions below before applying. Application link is at the bottom of this page.

Part time positions (work-study and non work-study):

Research Assistant I   &   IINetwork Administrator I   &   IIProgrammer I   &   II
Marketing Assistant I (to include Social Marketing and Videographer.)Security Operation Analysts Tier 1  & Tier 2 Web Designer
Graphic Designer Network Operation Center Analysts

Technical Internship (school credit) :

Students obtain practical experience in a real-world, hands-on setting while applying knowledge learned from coursework. With on-site supervision, students will work 80/120 hours in a technology-related role within the LCDI. A full description of the internship can be found here: Technical Intern I and Technical Intern II

Please carefully read the descriptions of each Technical Intern job/project in detail before applying. When applying for a Technical Intern position, please complete the Technical Intern Application on the job site below. 

Research Assistant Intern: Project Descriptions

Programmer Intern Must be able to attend team meeting/training, TBDHelp Desk Technician Intern: Must be able to attend team meeting/training, TBDMarketing Intern

PLEASE NOTE: The Leahy Center for Digital Investigation (LCDI) has modified the process in which workforce members apply and are placed into positions. Effective for the incoming Class of 2020, interested applicants will be directed to apply for the FOR 190 and/or FOR 191 internship class. This class is a prerequisite for all positions starting Spring 2017. Existing workforce members who are enrolled in the Class of 2019 or earlier will be exempted from this requirement. Due to our ever changing mission, exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis. For more information, please contact Project Manager, Joseph Williams at

Please complete the LCDI Application to move forward with your application.