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Employment Opportunities

Tenure-Track Faculty

We are not currently accepting applications for any tenure-track positions.

Instructional Faculty (teaching only)

We have no teaching positions open for the current academic year. Those interested in future opportunities are welcome to review our application procedures and deadlines.


For information regarding staff employment opportunities, please visit UCSD Jobs.

UCSD: Employer of Choice
Information for Prospective Applicants

UCSD is committed to helping faculty balance the needs of career and family. Toward this end, policies and programs have been established to create a supportive, equitable, and productive academic environment.

UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence through diversity among its faculty and staff. Applicants are invited to preview campus diversity resources and programs at Diversity at UC San Diego .

UCSD recognizes that decisions about seeking, accepting, and maintaining employment often involve considerations concerning two careers.The Partner Opportunities Program provides assistance and support in the employment search for spouses or partners of ladder-rank faculty. In addition, UCSD Jobs lists all current staff opportunities on campus. Other employment resources include the SoCal Higher Education Research Consortium and more general information about other San Diego employers and the community are available through this link.

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