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!

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 Director of Environmental, Health and Safety

Sonoma State University has recently announced a national search for a Director of Environmental, Health & Safety. The University has engaged Another Source to assist with the search. See below for more information about this outstanding opportunity.

Position Profile

Screening of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. Inquiries, nominations, referrals, and CVs with cover letters should be sent via the Another Source website. Electronic submission of materials is strongly encouraged

Search for Dean, School of Business and Economics

Sonoma State University Provost Lisa Vollendorf has recently announced a national search for a visionary and collaborative leader to serve as Dean of the School of Business and Economics. The University has engaged Isaacson, Miller to assist with the search. See below for more information about this outstanding opportunity.

Opportunity and Challenge Profile

Screening of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. Inquiries, nominations, referrals, and CVs with cover letters should be sent via the Isaacson, Miller website for the search: www.imsearch.com/6589. Electronic submission of materials is strongly encouraged.

Search for Director of Title IX and HR Compliance Services

Sonoma State University has recently announced a national search for a Director of Title IX and HR Compliance Services. The University has engaged Another Source to assist with the search. See below for more information about this outstanding opportunity.

Position Profile

All members of the campus community are invited to attend the open forums for the Director of Title IX and HR Compliance Services. All open forums will be held on the Sonoma State University campus in Schulz 3001.

Employment at Associated Students

The Associated Students (AS) of Sonoma State University is a student run, student led auxiliary of the university whose mission is to serve and represent the students of the university. The AS is charged with providing student voice and a variety of co-curricular elements, including service learning activities, campus programming, early-childhood education and student support services.

Current AS Employment Opportunities are linked to below, please submit your completed application to hr@sonoma.edu or via fax to 707.664.3916:

Programming Coordinator Job Opportunity

Associated Students Application



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