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Rutgers Quick Facts:

Among peer public institutions (public universities in the Association of American Universities), Rutgers is 4th in the nation for full-time female faculty, 14th in the nation for full-time African-American faculty, and 15th in the nation for full-time total minority faculty.

Employment Opportunities at Rutgers University

Thank you for your interest in working at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

As America’s eighth oldest institution of higher learning and as member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), Rutgers is New Jersey’s premiere public research university.

We could not have achieved the successes that we have within the higher education community without the contributions of our skilled, talented and hard-working employees.

Rutgers is one of the largest employers in the State of New Jersey, and is an employer of choice for individuals seeking employment in higher education. We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits, and the chance to be a part of an exciting campus community.

On this page, you will be able to view job postings for Rutgers University and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (as a result of the integration with UMDNJ, you will have to navigate two job postings boards, and will have to complete two different job seeker profiles). You will be able to explore some of the reasons why you should work at Rutgers. You will be able to read about our commitment to fair hiring practices and fostering a sense of diversity and respect on our campuses. And you will be able to learn more about the campus environment, including information about our history, our facilities and our points of pride.

It’s an exciting time to be a part of the Rutgers team. With the creation of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, Rutgers has gained elevated standing among public research universities. We are better-equipped to compete for research grant funding in the areas of biomedical and health research, and we have enhanced the academic opportunities we offer for the next generation of doctors and other medical professionals.

With the announced induction into the Big Ten athletic conference, Rutgers’ sports teams will be able to compete on a national stage. And with the concurrent inclusion in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), a consortium of highly-renowned research institutions, we will give our academic professionals more opportunities to work with their peers around the country to promote academic excellence everywhere.

At Rutgers, we have top national experts working on the critical issues that affect all of humanity. Whether its broadening our understanding of the universe around us, developing medical and technological innovation, or educating the leaders of tomorrow, it’s all happening at Rutgers today.

Again, thank you for interest in being a part of our team, and go RU!