Academic Employment Opportunities at MU

Welcome and thank you for considering an academic position with the University of Missouri!

Job opportunities for current University of Missouri employeesExternal Link

Job opportunities for prospective employeesExternal Link

Basic application information: (We encourage you to read before applying.)

  • Each job opening has a list of required application materials.  Link these materials in the Attachments section of the application. There is no restriction on file type for your attachments, however each file can be no larger than 20MG.
  • Every application successfully submitted gets a confirmation.  If you don't receive a confirmation that your application has been received, please contact

Note:Some applicants have reported difficulties completing a new application. Technical support staff are working to resolve the issues. 

Partially completed applications should be available in the My Job Application section of the Careers page.

Screenshot of the menu items of the Careers page

For additional help completing an application or submitting attachments, contact Human Resource Services: anytime, or call 573-882-7976 during regular business hours.

The majority of academic positions listed are for employment in the Columbia area.  Several departments on campus, particularly those connected to MU Extension, have business interests in other parts of the state.  If a listed position will not be located in the Columbia area, the location will included in the job announcement.

Note: Due to weekly system maintenance, the online application and job opportunities list may not be available between 6pm on Saturday to noon on Sunday central time.