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Welcome to Shawnee State University’s online employment website!

Shawnee State has a unique open-access mission and strives to find professionals who embrace its uniqueness and want to be a part of our commitment to Students as a first priority. We are one of the fastest-growing public universities in the state of Ohio, with more than 4,000 students currently enrolled and more than 500 faculty and staff who provide excellent education and services. Shawnee State is student-focused. This means that our students are kept at the center of everything we do — from the education that is provided in the classroom, to services designed to enhance student life, to activities created to support the University in a variety of ways.

Shawnee State seeks individuals who will share this commitment to Students as our first priority. Thank you for your interest in a career with Shawnee State.

View Openings by Position Type and Apply:

Faculty (Full & Part-time Positions)

Support Staff & Security Officers (Full & Part-time Positions) 

STUDENT EMPLOYMENT (Part-time Positions) 

Administrative & Administrative/Technical Support Staff (Full & Part-time Positions)


New Applicants

  • To search positions, click the Search Jobs link at left.
  • To apply for an open position:
    • click the Search Jobs link at left;
    • locate the position you want to apply for, and click on the title;
    • click the Apply to this Joblink at the beginning of the posting.
  • If you are new to this system, you will have to establish an Applicant User account.
    • Click the Login or Create an Account link (in the Apply without Vitae section);
    • Click the Create a new account now link; and then
    • Complete the requested information to set up your Applicant User account.

Returning Applicants

  • Click the Login link at left, and enter your Applicant Username and password
  • This enables you to:
    • Edit your existing application.
    • Apply for new openings without reentering your application information.
    • Review the status of openings you have applied to.

Shawnee State Users

  • If you are a Shawnee State University Hiring Manager, Employee or Supervisor: Please click here , and enter your username and password to enter Shawnee State's internal site.

If you have questions about specific positions or the application process, please contact Human Resources at or call 740.351.3464 during normal hours of operation.

Shawnee State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University prohibits discrimination against any individual because of race, color, genetic information, religion, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or military status.

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