Work at SUNY Geneseo

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Located in Upstate New York, SUNY Geneseo is regarded as one of the nation’s finest public liberal arts colleges. This reputation was built on the work of the thousands of extraordinary faculty and staff who have dedicated their time and talent to the College for over 150 years.

On this page you will discover the many things that happen on and around campus, as well as the perks of working here at SUNY Geneseo.

Job Openings

The SUNY Geneseo job portal lists all current staff, faculty and classified vacancies at the College. This online employment system allows applicants to create a profile and apply online to positions within the college. If you have issues accessing the webpage or inputting information, please contact the Human Resources office at (585) 245-5616 and someone will be happy to assist you.  

Search Job Openings

If we are not currently filling a position in your field, you can sign up for Job Alerts. In doing so, you'll receive an email when we do have a vacancy in your area of interest. 

Prospective Faculty

SUNY Geneseo is the perfect place to engage with talented, motivated students who will challenge you to be your best. In fact, data from the Higher Education Research Institute survey shows a clear trend of Geneseo faculty having a significantly higher satisfaction level with the quality of our students compared to our peers. Geneseo’s location in the Finger Lakes and western New York region also offers a rich diversity of cultural, professional, and recreational activities to meet your interests.

Candidates for full-time teaching positions are encouraged to visit Academic Affairs and the Office of the Provost for general information. Geneseo also offers a variety of faculty support and professional development opportunities to help advance your career.

Our Mission

Dedicated to learning, SUNY Geneseo is a residential public liberal arts college with selected professional and graduate programs. We combine a rigorous curriculum, transformational learning experiences, and a rich co-curricular life to create a dynamic and inclusive scholarly environment. The entire College community works together to advance knowledge and inspire students to be socially responsible and globally aware citizens who are prepared for an enriched life and success in the world.

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About Geneseo Students

Geneseo attracts highly motivated and incredibly talented students from across the state, the nation, and all corners of the world. Our unique brand of liberal arts education is designed to help students develop the skills they’ll need in the 21st century, and the kind of mindset that will allow them to adapt to careers that don’t even exist yet. 

What Makes Geneseo Special

Prospective students commonly consider Geneseo alongside a broad range of selective private and public institutions. Those who choose Geneseo do so because of its reputation as an exceptional liberal arts college, and with the knowledge that they will receive a first-rate education at a fraction of the cost of many competing institutions. Visit the links below to learn more. 

Geneseo Social Media

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Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Our differences, including those of opinion or perspective, make us stronger. At Geneseo, we are committed to sustaining and expanding the diversity of our community and to making equity for all members of our diverse community a measure of our success.

stethoscopeEmployee Benefits

As an employee at SUNY Geneseo, you are provided with a very competitive and comprehensive set of benefits. Generally, these benefits include:

  • Health insurance and prescription coverage
  • Dental and vision insurances
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Retirement plans & tax-deferred programs
  • Vacation, holiday and sick leave accruals

Individual benefits packages may vary based on employment relationship. 

Benefits Overview

Other Perks

Information for On-Campus Interviewees

Integrated Science CenterComing to Geneseo for an interview? Below are links to some of the most sought-after information for those new to campus.

If you have questions about parking on campus, the person who scheduled your interview will be able to provide information specific to your interview.

Requesting Reasonable Accommodations

Applicants who require reasonable accommodations with respect to applying, interviewing, or any other aspect of the hiring process should contact The Office of Diversity and Equity make appropriate arrangements. The Office of Diversity and Equity will not disclose confidential information regarding any disabilities, and will only share information as necessary to implement the request.

Geneseo Recruitment Procedures

Information on how to apply for various types of jobs at Geneseo

New York State Department of Civil Service Job Seeker Resources

Additional Information for Job Seekers