Information for Our Community

Whether you are part of our community or are interested in joining us, we welcome you to Washington University School of Medicine.


For Job Seekers

We seek people from diverse backgrounds to join us in a supportive environment that encourages inclusion and creativity.

Consistently ranked among the top medical schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Washington University School of Medicine offers challenging and rewarding career opportunities that support our commitment to excellence in education, patient care and research. We put great emphasis on hiring, training and retaining employees with recognition that our people are our greatest assets.

Faculty opportunities

Our faculty comprise a network of collaborators focused on building knowledge and enriching lives.

Faculty positions

Staff opportunities

We offer rewarding career opportunities at all levels in a variety of fields.

Staff positions

Working at the School of Medicine

The Medical Campus is home to a dynamic community of students, patients, and a faculty and staff dedicated to learning, research and patient care. This community also includes employees and visitors at our affiliated hospitals – Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital – and other neighbors at the Washington University Medical Center.

Ellen S. Clark Hope Plaza offers employees a peaceful refuge at the center of the Medical Campus.
At the heart of campus and sheltered by the BJC Institute of Health at Washington University School of Medicine, the Ellen S. Clark Hope Plaza offers employees a place to gather or reflect.

To support this robust community, the School of Medicine offers a wide range of fulfilling career opportunities for people who have a passion for helping others. Our staff is made up of IT experts, accountants, scientists, electricians, business administrators, nurses, communications specialists and more. Faculty and postdoc positions include abundant opportunities in education, leadership, research and medicine.

Employees develop their skills and expertise through intellectually stimulating work experiences, projects, training and other learning venues. We provide a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes health, vision and dental coverage, tuition assistance, retirement savings, health savings account options, 30 combined days of vacation and holidays, and more.

We also support a climate of mutual respect that is inclusive and welcoming to all people, and we encourage selection of faculty and staff who reflect the rich diversity of the communities we serve.

No matter what your role, the School of Medicine is more than a place of work: Every employee has the opportunity to make meaningful contributions toward advancing our shared mission.

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