Get involved

We are recruiting!

New Vacancy


Cannabis Research and Development Consultant

We are looking to recruit a dynamic and experienced cannabis specialist with a strong academic background to help research and develop innovative cannabis medicines.

You will need an intimate grasp of the science behind cannabis medicines – the isolated and synergistic interactions of cannabinoids and terpenes in the body – as well as a more applied understanding of the production and manufacturing of cannabis medicines: strains, extraction techniques, delivery devices, bioavailability, etc.

Download the personal specification and full job description here.

Please send your CV and cover letter to

Application deadline is Monday the 5th of December 2016


Thank you very much for your interest in the work of the Beckley Foundation. We are thrilled and encouraged by the positive response that our efforts have received.

The best way to keep informed about current activities and opportunities is through our digital media outlets (FacebookTwitter,  Youtube, Vimeo, Reddit, Instagram, ResearchGate, LinkedIn) and/or to sign up to our newsletter and volunteer list. Any open calls for volunteers, interns, or open positions in the future will be announced here and via these channels.

We are grateful for your support and interest!

Volunteer for research

Currently we are not recruiting any volunteers for research.

Volunteer for the BF

Occasionally opportunities arise to volunteer for the Beckley Foundation. There are various ways you can help, including:

  • Event outreach and setting up/manning a BF table at conferences and events
  • Fundraising
  • Translation of BF materials
  • Publishing, art and design work
  • Administrative/office work

If there are other ways you would like to contribute, please do not hesitate to contact us at

We also periodically offer internship opportunities, both in policy and science areas. However, such positions are very rare, and we cannot guarantee placement.

If you would like to volunteer for the Beckley Foundation in the future, please contact us to be added to our volunteer email list. Please detail any specific interests, skills, or other potential contributions that you would like to offer. We will send out emails as opportunities arise. Thank you for your interest in contributing to our work.

Events/Other work

We are currently not recruiting any volunteers for events or other work.