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Temporary Administrative Support Pool (part-time and full-time)

Temporary Human Resources Department-1013
Wesleyan University periodically has temporary employment opportunities for qualified secretarial, clerical, and administrative support professionals. Temporary employees are assigned to campus departments to handle special projects, to cover for employees who are temporarily out, or to fill in while positions are vacant. Wesleyan accepts applicants for temporary opportunities on a rolling … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow

06/15/2016 Staff Psychology Department-1019
The Cognitive Development Laboratory (directed by Dr. Hilary Barth) and the Reasoning and Decision Making Laboratory (directed by Dr. Andrea Patalano) at Wesleyan University seek a full-time Postdoctoral Fellow to start on or before January 1, 2018. The fellow will join a NSF-funded collaborative project on human quantitative thinking and reasoning. We seek an outstanding scientist, with a … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow

10/13/2016 Staff Psychology Department-1019
The Music, Imaging, and Neural Dynamics Laboratory at Wesleyan University has a postdoctoral position available in the cognitive neuroscience of music. The position offers training and research opportunities using cognitive neuroscience techniques including EEG/ERP, structural and functional MRI, human behavioral testing, and combinations thereof. The postdoctoral fellow will work with D… View Details Bookmark

Part-time Transportation Driver

01/04/2017 Temporary Transportation Services-1204
Wesleyan University’s Transportation Services department is currently seeking a part-time transportation driver. Drivers will provide transportation on campus during weekend hours. Shift available: Friday & Saturday from 11pm – 4am and Sunday 7pm-11pm. View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow

03/13/2017 Staff Psychology Department-1019
The Cognitive Development Lab at Wesleyan University, headed by Dr. Anna Shusterman, is seeking a full-time Post-Doctoral Fellow for an NSF-funded project on early number acquisition. The Post-Doc will be responsible for working closely with the PI, a dedicated project manager, and undergraduate research assistants to carry out the goals of the study. The project explores the role of language a… View Details Bookmark

Associate Director of Visual Arts

04/25/2017 Staff Zilka Gallery-1222
Reporting to the Director of the Center for the Arts (CFA), the Associate Director of Visual Arts is responsible for planning, publicizing, and presenting visual arts exhibitions at Wesleyan University. This work includes curating some shows unique to Wesleyan, working with visiting curators to develop other exhibitions, and teaching student curators how to cultivate their own exhibitions. So… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program

04/27/2017 Faculty Russian, EEuropean, Eurasian Studies - 1219
Wesleyan University’s Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning July 1, 2018. Specialization is open, but we welcome the ability to teach courses on twentieth-century and contemporary Russian literature, culture, and society. Native or near-native fluency in Russian required. The appointment is in an interdiscip… View Details Bookmark

Associate University Librarian for Technical and Digital Services

04/28/2017 Staff Libraries-1060
Reporting to the Caleb T. Winchester University Librarian the Associate University Librarian for Technical and Digital Services works closely with the Senior Library Management Team and serves as the Librarian-in-Charge in absence of the University Librarian. The Associate Librarian supports Wesleyan University Library’s vision towards providing 21st Century resources and services to a vibr… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of Government

05/22/2017 Faculty Government Department-1099
The Department of Government at Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure-track position in international politics. The appointment begins July 1, 2018. Applicants should be prepared to teach courses related to international organization, international political economy, or international law. The teaching load is two courses per semester. Additional duties include advising and mento… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

05/30/2017 Faculty Chemistry Department-1093
The Chemistry Department of Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Chemistry, beginning July 1, 2018, in Chemical Biology with a research program at the interface of Chemistry and Neuroscience. The successful candidate will teach and conduct research in both the Chemistry Department and the Neuroscience and Behavior (NS&B) program. The Chemistry Depar… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology

06/05/2017 Faculty Anthropology Department-1002
The Anthropology Department at Wesleyan University invites applications from scholars specializing in Indigenous Ecologies in the Americas for the position of tenure-track assistant professor beginning July 1, 2018. Welcome specializations include: environmental anthropology (e.g. nature, natural resources, and/or extractive economies), indigenous knowledges and practices, cosmopolitics, anthro… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Science in Society Program

06/12/2017 Faculty Science in Society Program-1077
The Science in Society Program at Wesleyan University seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor beginning July 2018, with substantive research and teaching interests in transnational studies of contemporary science, technologies, or medicine, and expertise in relevant empirical research methods. The Science in Society Program is an interdisciplinary program offering an undergraduate majo… View Details Bookmark

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Music

06/15/2017 Faculty Music Department-1015
The Wesleyan University Music Department seeks a highly qualified specialist in any area of African music performance, a field of teaching and performance represented at the university for many decades. This is a full-time position, to begin July 1, 2018, for an initial 4-year term, with the possibility of renewal and promotion. DUTIES: • Directing ensembles each semester from elementary t… View Details Bookmark

Development Officer

06/20/2017 Staff Major Gifts-1084
Reporting to the Director of Major Gifts, the Development Officer is responsible for major gift fundraising. Responsibilities include: Actively manage assigned $100,000+ prospects, devising and implementing individual cultivation, solicitation and stewardship strategies. Solicit multi-year campaign commitments while achieving annual gift income goals of $500,000 to $1M+ dependent upon … View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of Religion (Buddhist Studies)

06/22/2017 Faculty Religion Department-1109
Wesleyan University’s Department of Religion invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Religion, with a focus on Buddhist Studies, beginning July 1, 2018. We particularly encourage applications from scholars in the fields of history, sociology, hermeneutics, literary studies, and philosophy of religion. Applicants should have expertise in Buddhist textual traditions in thei… View Details Bookmark

Chief Information Security Officer

06/27/2017 Staff VP of Information Technology-1133
This position is shared between Trinity College and Wesleyan University, reporting jointly to their respective Chief information Officer. The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is responsible for establishing and maintaining an information security management program that meets compliance and regulatory requirements and aligns with the risk posture at each institution. The CISO w… View Details Bookmark

Athletic Facility Maintenance Person

07/06/2017 Staff Athletics-1230
The Wesleyan Athletic Department, located in the Freeman Athletic Center, a state-of-the-art-facility, is a member of the prestigious New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC). They sponsor 29 varsity sports and believe athletics plays an integral part in a Wesleyan scholar–athlete’s liberal arts education. Highly trained and dedicated faculty-coaches, administrators and staff work… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)

07/11/2017 Faculty Psychology Department-1019
The Department of Psychology at Wesleyan University (Middletown, Connecticut) seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology. The appointment is scheduled to begin July 1, 2018. Preference will be given to those whose work focuses on psychological or behavioral interventions, although research area is open. Wesleyan University is a selective liberal arts university with… View Details Bookmark

Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs

07/27/2017 Staff Office of Student Affairs-1096
Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs (VPSA), the Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs provides confidential and administrative support to the VPSA, class deans and other Student Affairs staff. This role will have considerable contact with faculty, administrators, students, parents, and guests of the University. Responsibilities include: Manage… View Details Bookmark

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American Studies - Caribbean Studies

08/02/2017 Faculty Center for the Americas-1119
Wesleyan University invites applications for an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American Studies beginning July 1, 2018. We seek a scholar who specializes in Caribbean Studies, with preference, due to the courses already in our curriculum, given to candidates whose research focuses on non-literary cultural and/or historical aspects of the Caribbean. The successful candidate wi… View Details Bookmark

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in American Studies - Native American Studies

08/02/2017 Faculty Center for the Americas-1119
Wesleyan University invites applications for an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in American Studies beginning July 1, 2018. We seek a scholar whose research focuses on the cultures and/or history of indigenous people in North America. The successful candidate will offer courses originating in the American Studies Department. The fellowship includes limited teaching duties and opportuni… View Details Bookmark

Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of English

08/02/2017 Faculty English Department-1054
The Department of English at Wesleyan University seeks a well-published poet at the advanced Assistant or Associate professor level to begin July 1, 2018. Teaching responsibilities include two courses per semester in introductory through advanced workshops as well as literature courses. The successful candidate will also advise and mentor students, help plan the reading series, be ready to assu… View Details Bookmark

Academic Technology Media Specialist

08/03/2017 Staff Academic Computing Services-1132
Wesleyan ITS seeks an agile, energetic, creative, and highly collaborative technologist to join its Academic Computing team. Reporting to the Director of Academic Technology, the Academic Technology Media Specialist will provide vision and support for the use of multimedia technology by faculty and students across the campus. Integrated into the academic life of the campus, the Academi… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Dean of Admission

08/16/2017 Staff Admissions-1046
The Office of Admission at Wesleyan University serves as the hub of activity and point of first contact for the university for thousands of prospective students and families. The admissions team is responsible for generating, processing and reviewing over 12,000 first-year and transfer applications per year and hosts over 15,000 individual visitors on campus annually while promoting the univers… View Details Bookmark

Public Safety Dispatcher

08/21/2017 Staff Public Safety Office-1020
Reporting to the Public Safety Dispatcher/Supervisor, the Dispatcher provides specialized security and communication services as the first point of contact for callers and walk-in clients requesting emergency and routine public safety services while dispatching information to public safety personnel as appropriate. Responsibilities include: • Operates monitors and controls dispatching communi… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Research Associate

08/22/2017 Staff Mathematics-1059
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Wesleyan University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The postdoc will work with Professor Dan Licata on the topic of directed type theory. Primary responsibilities include: • Conducting research on the topic • Disseminate research results through publications and conference presentations • Develop proof assis… View Details Bookmark

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

08/28/2017 Faculty Center for the Humanities-1049
Scholars who have received their Ph.D. degree after June 2014 in any field of inquiry in the humanities or humanistic social sciences – broadly conceived – are invited to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship, made possible through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to Wesleyan University. The purpose of this Fellowship is to provide scholars who have recently completed their Ph.D.’s… View Details Bookmark

Copy Editor/Writer

08/28/2017 Staff Strategic Communications-1203
The Office of University Communications shares the stories of Wesleyan University—highlighting the achievements of our university and its students, faculty, and alumni, in pictures and in words. Located in historic South College with several satellite locations across the campus, the office develops and executes university-wide and specific strategic marketing and communications efforts. Rep… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor, Department of English (Text, Materiality, and Technology)

08/29/2017 Faculty English Department-1054
The Department of English at Wesleyan University seeks a scholar-teacher of Text, Materiality, and Technology, specializing in any period of British, American or Anglophone literature from the late seventeenth to the early twentieth centuries, for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2018. We seek a scholar whose work conceives of texts as material arti… View Details Bookmark

Director, Office of Survivor Advocacy and Community Education

08/30/2017 Staff Office of Survivor Advocacy - 1334
The office of survivor advocacy and community education provides specialized trauma-informed advocacy to students affected by sexual violence and education to the campus community. Reporting to the Director of the University Health Center the Director of Survivor Advocacy and Community Education is a confidential resource. Responsibilities include: Through trauma informed individual su… View Details Bookmark