Job Openings

Faculty Position Announcements

Tenure-track Faculty

Director: School of Teacher Education

The San Diego State University School of Teacher Education (STE) seeks a dynamic and forward-looking director to sustain and build upon our regional and national reputation as teacher-scholars. 

More about STE Director Position & How to Apply

Full Professor: School Psychology Program Director

The SDSU School Psychology (SP) program is seeking a program director and senior colleague with research activity and competence in multicultural school psychology, consultation with diverse communities, and work focused on youth from minoritized backgrounds in school settings. A senior faculty member will bring skills compatible with education specialist-level training and mentorship, as well as leadership within the School Psychology program.

More about school psychology position & how to apply

Assistant/Associate Professor: School Counseling

The Department of Counseling and School Psychology at San Diego State University seeks to hire an Assistant/Associate Professor tenure-track faculty member to join our School Counseling Program beginning Fall 2023.

More about School Counseling position & how to apply

Assistant Professor: Undergraduate BS position in Child and Family Development

The Department of Child and Family Development (CFD) at San Diego State University seeks applicants for a full-time, 10-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position with a research program focused on the identities and experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and others (LGBTQ+) children, youth, students, families, and/or educators with a focus on the intersectionality of BIPOC and LGBTQ+ issues


Part-Time Faculty Pool Application, School of Teacher Education (STE)

Fill out the STE Part-Time Faculty Pool Application form if you are interested in fulfilling a part-time STE faculty position. Once completed, your application will be added to the STE part-time faculty pool. Please note, this does not guarantee employment.

Staff Position Announcements

No open positions at this time.

About Faculty & Staff Positions

For questions about content related to faculty or staff positions on this page, contact one of our departments or Amy Rascop, Executive Assistant to the Dean, College of Education.

About SDSU

SDSU is an established and acknowledged leader in the 23 campus California State University system (CSU). With more than 6,400 faculty and staff and over 33,000 students, it is one of the largest universities in the western United States.

Diversity, equity, inclusive excellence

SDSU is a diverse, urban university and Hispanic-Serving Institution. Our campus community is diverse in many ways, including race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, pregnancy, medical condition, and covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all.

About the College of Education

Welcome! We are happy that you are interested in working with us!

The College of Education: SDSU started here.
Founded in 1897, San Diego State University is the oldest higher education institution in San Diego, and it began as a training facility for teachers. The College of Education continues to maintain a standard of excellence it has demonstrated for its over 100 years of service.

The College of Education has been ranked in the most recent U.S. News & World Report survey as:

  • #1 best education schools among CSUs
  • #1 in San Diego County
  • #7 in California
  • #37 among public universities nationwide
  • #50 among all universities nationwide

The college comprises 7 diverse departments/schools committed to one unified mission: to prepare effective professionals for a variety of societal service delivery and leadership roles across a range of settings including schools, postsecondary institutions, social service agencies, and vocational rehabilitation organizations.

Both the university and the College of Education hold a commitment to diversity, equity, and excellence.

The college contributes to the knowledge base in both educational theory and practice through professional inquiry and scholarship.

The college engages in strategic partnerships with the field of practice to improve client outcomes, to increase institutional effectiveness, and to promote social justice.

Applicant Qualities Desired

SDSU is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience in and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups.

Note: A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the California State University (CSU). Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Title IX

SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

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Visit the SDSU Department of Human Resources / Job Opportunities page to view a listing of currently open positions.

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Student Positions

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