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Assistant Professor of Political Theory

Politics Faculty
The Department of Politics at The University of the South seeks applications for a tenure-track position in political theory to begin August 2018. Advanced scholars are encouraged to apply with some consideration given to faculty who are tenured or on the tenure track. The Department is also hiring for a tenure-track position in American political behavior, so academic couples are welcome to ap… View Details Bookmark

Visiting Instructor of Education (Environmental)

Education Program Faculty
The University of the South seeks an adjunct instructor to teach one section of the environmental education course (EDUC205) during the spring semester, 2018. View Details Bookmark

Director, Sewanee School of Letters

Sewanee School of Letters Faculty
The Director supervises and is responsible for all aspects of the Sewanee School of Letters (SSL) and directly shapes the academic content of the program. Information about the SSL is available at View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor of American Political Behavior

Politics Faculty
The Department of Politics at The University of the South seeks applications for a tenure-track position in American politics, specializing in political behavior, to begin August 2018. Advanced scholars are encouraged to apply with some consideration given to faculty who are tenured or on the tenure track. The Department is also hiring for a tenure-track position in political theory, so academi… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor of Neurobiology

Biology Faculty
The Biology Department at The University of the South seeks a neurobiologist for a tenure-track assistant professor position at one of the nation’s top liberal arts institutions. The Neuroscience Program is a new, interdisciplinary program consisting of faculty from Biology and Psychology. The program introduces students to cognitive, behavioral and molecular/cellular neuroscience through w… View Details Bookmark

Visiting Assistant Professor of American History

History Faculty
The Department of History of The University of the South invites applications for a three-year visiting assistant professor in the history of North America before 1860. The appointment begins August 2018, and there is the possibility of extension for two additional years beyond the original three. Areas of specialization other than the American South and African American history are preferred. View Details Bookmark

First Cook

Sewanee Dining Staff
Employee performs skilled work involved with the preparation, display and cooking of a wide array of foodstuffs for Dining Services. Work involves following and maintaining proper sanitation and insuring culinary standards are maintained. Work is performed under general supervision of a chef or food service manager. View Details Bookmark


Sewanee Dining Staff
Responsible for facilitating cash, credit, debit and meal plan payment transactions through the Sewanee Dining cash register system. Responsible to greet and ensure that all people entering the dining operation are recorded as paying customers through the various forms of tender available. Ensures accurate accounting for shift deposits and cash drawer reconciliation. View Details Bookmark

Part-Time Police Officer

Sewanee Police Department Staff
Performs law enforcement, crime prevention duties, and other general police/security services; enforces state and local laws as well as ordinances, policies and regulations of the University; conducts proactive patrol by means of foot or vehicle. Police Officers must at all times support the University’s mission, respect the rights and dignity of all individuals, and deal ethically with the pub… View Details Bookmark

Vice President and General Counsel

General Counsel Staff
The search firm Major, Lindsey and Africa is assisting the University with this search. To apply, please contact Ms. Melba Hughes ( or Ms. Ilene Rosh ( directly. All applications submitted to the University’s HR website will be forwarded to MLA Global. The Vice President and General Counsel is responsible for all legal matters of the University, and provi… View Details Bookmark

Associate Director of Human Resources

Human Resources Staff
Coordinate HR policies and programs with emphasis on employee relations, training, performance management, benefits, HRIS, compensation and classification, and insuring that the organization is in full compliance with applicable laws and regulations. In addition, the position works closely with the director of human resources in developing, implementing and evaluating ongoing HR policies, prog… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Athletic Trainer (2 positions)

Athletic Trainers Staff
Assist Head Athletic Trainer with overseeing medical care regarding all varsity student athletes participating in 24 varsity sports. Evaluate and treat athletic injuries, rehabilitate athletes, and recommend injury prevention strategies. View Details Bookmark

Assistant Farm Manager

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability Staff
This position makes decisions in consultation with the farm manager regarding all parts of vegetable production, vegetable packing and animal care, and then executes and tracks progress on these areas. It includes scheduling and leading crews of students, volunteers and visitors and ensuring their safety and training in daily farm maintenance tasks like animal care, plant care, mowing, and orga… View Details Bookmark

System Administrator II, Linux and Google Apps

Strategic Digital Infrastructure Staff
The position works as a team member in the Strategic Digital Infrastructure department to support a computing infrastructure that includes a variety of servers, storage, and supporting equipment in the institution’s data center and in the cloud. Specifically, this position is primarily responsible for the system administration of 40+ Linux servers, Google Apps for Education, and Blackboard. Thi… View Details Bookmark

Sewanee Dining Senior Cook (2 positions)

Sewanee Dining Staff
The Senior Cooks primary role is to oversee the preparation, cooking, and presentation of meals for all Dining Operations. Duties associated with this role include directing cooks in their section in preparing, cooking, and presenting culinary dishes; enforcing strict culinary, health and hygiene standards in the kitchen; and trouble-shooting any problems that may arise. View Details Bookmark

Second Cook

Sewanee Dining Staff
Employee performs semi-skilled work in preparing and cooking a variety of food stuffs for the dining hall. Works involves preparing and cooking a wide variety of food-stuffs, some of which may require special techniques and care to reduce costs and serve properly. View Details Bookmark

Catering Driver

Sewanee Catering Staff
Works with the catering team to ensure smooth flows of plated and drop off events, through proper equipment selection and well thought timing, while using the University vehicles for transportation. Lead role in set up and break down of events. Assist in serving, preparation, and event planning. Responsible for vehicle upkeep and maintaining service records. View Details Bookmark

Campus Security Officer (10 Positions)

Sewanee Police Department Staff
Provide protection for all persons and property, assist with crime prevention duties, providing information and directions, walking escorts to residential halls, enforcement of University of the South polices and procedures, conduct campus building checks of campus facilities, monitor planned campus activities. Security Officer will report any actions that … View Details Bookmark

Assistant Chief of Police

Sewanee Police Department Staff
The primary functions of an employee in this position are leadership and administrative duties in direct assistance to the Chief of Police. The Assistant Chief functions as second in command, assisting in the supervision and direction of all police functions and assuming complete command of Police Department in the absence of the Chief of Police. The Assistant Chief is responsible for protecti… View Details Bookmark

Food Service Worker

Sewanee Dining Staff
Responsible for the preparation and service of the food, provide proper production, storage of cut and prepared fruit and vegetables, salads, and sandwiches. Maintain the cleaning, sanitation, supply, and general upkeep to many areas of the dining operation. Assignment will be unit specific for retail location, catering, and board operations. View Details Bookmark

Faculty Technology Coordinator

Access & Support Technology Staff 09/28/2017
Provide front-line classroom technology and computer support, plus other services to faculty in all classrooms and teaching spaces, computing laboratories, meeting rooms, auditoriums, and other University facilities. Provide assistance with faculty office computers, software, and printers. Troubleshoot technical problems and resolve technology issues within all information technology areas. Coo… View Details Bookmark

Facility Coordinator, Chen Hall

University Ambassador Staff 10/02/2017
Maintain and oversee the operation of Clement Chen Hall including custodial, facility maintenance and other support needed by the VC’s family. Work in coordination with Sewanee Catering to assure high levels of quality and hospitality for all hosted at Chen Hall. View Details Bookmark