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.

Search for Associate Vice President for Strategic Communications

For more information about this position, see the job posting link below:

Associate VP for Strategic Communications Position Announcement

Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. Inquiries, nominations, referrals, and CVs with cover letters should be submitted electronically via the Sonoma State website. For confidential inquiries, please send a communication to hr@sonoma.edu and an executive recruiter will contact you shortly thereafter. Electronic submission of materials is required for this search.

Search for Vice President for Student Affairs

Sonoma State University President Judy K. Sakaki has recently announced a national search for an Vice President for Student Affairs. See below for more information about this outstanding opportunity.

VP for Student Affairs Position Announcement

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 submitted electronically via the Sonoma State website. For confidential inquiries, please send a communication to vpsasearch@sonoma.edu and an executive recruiter will contact you shortly thereafter. Electronic submission of materials is required for this search.



Job Opportunities (Faculty, Staff and Management)

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.

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