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You double you at the UW. Find a job that will change your life, and others’ lives too. At the University of Washington, you’ll discover a place where you can thrive, where all are welcome and where the focus is on the greater good.


Featured jobs and career fields

As a dynamic force in global research, a leader in top-ranked healthcare and the pride of Seattle, the UW offers boundless possibilities.

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Staff jobs

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Discover how you can take your impact further with a career at the University of Washington. With over 1000 staff job openings, you will find rewarding opportunities in hundreds of job fields.

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UW Medicine jobs

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Find your place within UW’s integrated health system, with a number of award-winning hospitals and facilities located in the greater Seattle area and devoted to improving the health of all people.

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Academic jobs

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Faculty, librarians, and other academics at the University of Washington serve the public good through education and discovery. Explore current academic job openings for opportunities to contribute to a vibrant intellectual community focused academic excellence and cutting-edge research.

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Student jobs

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Are you a student wanting to find on-campus work? Maybe land an internship to jumpstart your career? Check out the many ways you can seek student employment.

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Empower your identity

Find resources and staff stories that showcase diversity and accessibility. We welcome candidates from all experiences—whether you are recent grad, transitioning from the military or returning to work after a career break.

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Advice when applying

You found the perfect UW job for you, now all you have to do is apply. Polish your application with some advice from our recruiters.

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Check out UW benefits

There are many perks to working for the University of Washington. Learn more about the healthcare options, retirement plans, tuition exemption and so much more that could be available to you as a UW employee.

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Diversity is one of UW’s core values and it is expressed, championed, and celebrated in many ways. From inspiring our students to become global citizens to faculty and staff affinity groups that meet to share common cultural experiences—the UW thrives because of the cultural richness of its community.

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Equal Opportunity and Disability Accommodation

Equal Opportunity and Disability Accommodation: The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. View the UW’s federally required Know Your Rights poster for prohibitions in employment discrimination. As a federal contractor, the University will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. View the UW’s complete Pay Transparency Policy Statement (.pdf).