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)

External Applicants please use the link below to access the Sonoma State University Careers Page.



Internal Applicants (current SSU employees) please log into Online Services using your username and then select MyHR to access the Careers Page via Employee Self Service.


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 helpdesk@sonoma.edu.

Search for Chief of Police

Sonoma State University has announced a national search for a dynamic servant leader who recognizes the complexities and challenges of policing a campus environment, is deeply committed to community-oriented policing, and understands and values the distinct policing needs of a complex academic setting. The University has engaged Public Sector Search to assist with the search.

Position Profile

All members of the campus community are invited to attend the zoom open forums for the Chief of Police recruitment.

Sonoma County Living

Visit Sonoma County Connections for information on living and working in Sonoma County.Sonoma County Connections, a link to a better lifestyle.