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 Dean, School of Science and Technology

Sonoma State University has announced a national search for a visionary and collaborative leader to serve as Dean of the School of Science and Technology. The University has engaged Academic Search to assist with the search. Inquiries, nominations, referrals, and CVs with cover letters should be sent via the Academic Search website for the search.

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Search for Senior Director of Intercollegiate Athletics

Sonoma State University has announced a national search for a collaborative leader to serve as the Senior Director for Intercollegiate Athletics.  Inquiries, nominations, referrals or questions can be directed to Dr. Kurt Patberg, Senior Vice President of Athletics Staffing and Consultants at kpatberg.ASC@gmail.com.

Position Profile

Resumes with cover letters should be sent via the Sonoma State University job board (www.sonoma.edu/jobs).

Sonoma County Living

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