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Want to go beyond in your career?

Explore open positions at WVU.

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WVU Faculty

WVU students are our top priority, and serving them starts with you. Our professors and instructors are equipped with top-tier facilities and resources so they can provide a high-quality education and produce world changing research.

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WVU Staff

From accountants and researchers to electricians and IT specialists, the WVU campus is like a small city. Find your fit in a unique academic setting.

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WVU Temporary

WVU offers temporary employment to those starting out in their careers or looking for a change. Temporary positions exist across the Morgantown campus in all types of roles.

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Or learn about the Temporary Employment Program.

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WVU Research Corp.

WVU Research Corp. is a not-for-profit organization that supports research at West Virginia University. WVURC provides evaluation, development, patenting, management, and marketing services for inventions of the faculty, staff, and students of the University.

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University Police offers:

  • $22 starting hourly rate.
  • Incremental hourly raises tied to milestones in the training program.
  • Full-time, benefits-eligible positions.
  • Part-time positions if West Virginia Law Enforcement Certified.
  • Overtime opportunities.
  • Eligibility for three retention incentives starting second year.

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Finding a job for yourself is one thing. Finding a job for you and your spouse or partner is another challenge.

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We support professional couples.

At WVU, we understand that meeting the needs of professional couples is critical to recruiting and retaining faculty, staff and physicians. Many candidates and newly hired employees have spouses or partners who also are seeking employment at the University or in the Morgantown area – the Dual Career Program helps with their career transition and job search.

Learn more about the WVU Dual Career program

applicant resources

Have a question about applying? We have answers.

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How to apply

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about applying for a position with WVU and using the WVUHire application system.

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Request Accommodations

WVU's commitment to excellence and inclusion is the force that drives our hiring decisions, and we welcome applications from all job seekers.

Learn how to request accommodations

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Hints and Tips

Find advice on the WVU application process, from writing your resume to acing your interview. 

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Still need help? Contact the Shared Services Center at 304-293-6006.