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East Tennessee State University

Jobs at ETSU

At East Tennessee State University we believe that all of our employees play a vital role in the success of our students. We are looking for dedicated and highly qualified full-time and part-time faculty, professionals, administrators and support staff to join the ETSU family.

About ETSU

  • ETSU is a Doctoral / Research University (DRU) and Tennessee's fourth largest university.
  • ETSU has over 14,500 undergraduate, graduate and professional students.
  • ETSU employees over 2,200 full-time employees including over 800 faculty.
  • ETSU is comprised of 11 colleges and schools including the James H. Quillen College of Medicine and Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy.
  • ETSU participates at the NCAA Division I level in sports and is a member of the Southern Conference.
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Employment Benefits

  • State insurance and wellness benefits packages to meet your family's needs
  • 16 paid holidays and up to 24 vacation and 12 sick leave days annually
  • Flexible retirement plans with employer matching
  • Education assistance for employees, spouses and dependents
  • Free membership to the Basler Center for Physical Activity
  • Access to ETSU-affiliated heath and wellness clinics

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Regional Information

Welcome to the Tri-cities, a region of diverse cultural, entertainment and recreational opportunities.

Quick Facts

  • The average commute time for ETSU employees is 17 minutes.
  • Did you know that Tennessee has no state income tax?
  • Popular outdoor activities in our region include hiking, fishing, skiing, golfing, whitewater rafting and biking.
  • The population of the Tri-cities region exceeds 490,000.

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Academic Faculty

Full-Time Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Search faculty postings in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Graduate Studies, College of Business and Technology, School of Continuing Studies, College of Education, Honors College, College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences, and the College of Public Health.

College of Medicine

College of Medicine Faculty
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College of Medicine Staff
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College of Pharmacy

Pharmacy Faculty
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College of Pharmacy Staff
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College of Nursing

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Administrative and Professional
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 Support Staff

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Temporary Staff Pool
Submit an application to the staff pool. Visit our Temporary Employment website for more information.

Facilities Support Staff
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Faculty and administrative positions remain open for a minimum of 14 days. Support staff positions remain open for a minimum of 5 days. Positions will remain posted until 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time, on the stated deadline date or until the position is filled.

For those requiring a reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with ETSU, please call 423-439-4457 or email .

East Tennessee State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. ETSU employs only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. ETSU is a Tennessee Board of Regents institution and is fully in accord with the belief that educational and employment opportunities should be available to all eligible persons without regard to age, sex, color, race, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation/gender identity. 

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