UHAB’s work is carried out by 44 dedicated staff members at our main office in Lower Manhattan and in our Harlem office.

Since UHAB is an equal opportunity employer, women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

Current Openings


Assistant Director of Organizing, Policy, and Research

UHAB is seeking an Assistant Director of Organizing, Policy, and Research who will work closely with the Director, report to the Executive Director, and be a member of UHAB’s management team. They are responsible for representing UHAB externally to elected officials, coalition partners, and other key stakeholders in the affordable housing movement, act as lead on our policy work, be responsible for identifying supporting research and developing campaign strategy, and work with our tenant leaders and organizers to include education and outreach around our policy goals at the building and community level. Read more.


Researcher and Community Organizer,

Interim Facility

UHAB is seeking an Interim Facility Project Lead, a researcher and community organizer. Spearheading our Interim Facility Project, this staff member will  help  identify strategic opportunities for affordable housing preservation and organize tenants to have a choice in the future ownership of their buildings. Read more.


Crown Heights Tenant Union Organizer

The Urban Homesteading Assistance Board (UHAB) is seeking a Housing and Community Organizer to support the activities of the Crown Heights Tenant Union (CHTU). A grassroots coalition of tenant associations in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, CHTU is coordinated by UHAB and led by its members. Read more.