Employment at SSU

At Sonoma State University, it is our objective to recruit, retain and engage a team of well-qualified employees. Our work-life balance, quality of life, and professional development, and benefits programs assist us in meeting that objective.

Sonoma State University offers a comprehensive and attractive benefits program to its employees. Further information on the benefits offered may be found at the link on each job posting. In addition, to view the total cost of your benefits and salary, you can visit the Total Compensation Calculator which demonstrates the significance of the benefits package and its complement to base salary.

Job Opportunities (Faculty, Staff and Management)

Due to the application system upgrade, as well as recent campus closure associated with wildfires, impacted recruitment deadlines will be extended. If a position is listed on our website, it remains an active recruitment and you are encouraged to apply. Thank you very much!

Internal Applicant

Questions? Contact us at human.resources@sonoma.edu or (707)664-2166


For additional details regarding Faculty Affairs opportunities, including tenure-track, temporary, coaching, visiting professor and post-doctoral fellow positions, please click here. Please direct questions regarding the faculty application process to facultysearch@sonoma.edu.

External applicants, it is not necessary to register to view job postings.

Internal applicants, use your Seawolf ID and password to login. If you do not know your Seawolf ID and/or password, please contact the IT Help Desk 664-HELP (4357) or or helpdesk@sonoma.edu.

Search for Vice President for Advancement

Sonoma State University has announced a national search for a Vice President for Advancement. The University has partnered with Isaacson, Miller to conduct this search and invites the campus to attend the open forums to meet the finalists and provide feedback.

VP for Advancement Position Announcement

The screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For more information, to submit a nomination, or to apply for this role, please visit www.imsearch.com/6531.

Search for Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Sonoma State University has announced a national search for an Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer. The University has partnered with Next Generation to conduct this search, and invites the campus to attend the open forums to meet the finalists and provide feedback.

AVP for Information Technology and CIO Position Announcement

The screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For more information, to submit a nomination, or to apply for this position, please email ssu@itleadersearch.com.



Sonoma County Living

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