Careers

Founded in 1884, Woodbury University is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in Southern California. With 26 practice-based, fully-accredited professional and liberal arts undergraduate and graduate majors, Woodbury is a non-profit institution dedicated to the student experience.

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Burbank Campus

Current available employment opportunities

Woodbury University invites applications for an Activity Director/Computer Science Interdisciplinary Coordinator. With access to the President for adequate authority in implementing the project, the Activity Director/Computer Science Interdisciplinary Coordinator will provide direction and leadership in developing the proposed programs and services.

Special Note:

  • The Activity Director position will conclude at that the end of the Grant on September 30, 2024.
  • The Activity Director position will gradually become the Computer Science Interdisciplinary Coordinator.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax-deferred annuity plan, annual vacation, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a Career and Outreach Coordinator in the School of Architecture. This position is for the school to engage and enhance institutional, student, and alumni connections to practice.

The Career and Outreach Coordinator acts as the primary liaison between Woodbury University School of Architecture and local and regional architecture and interior design firms and related industries. They also maintain a network of professional relationships towards facilitation of co-curricular enhancements, such as fieldwork projects and work experience, and the direction of students and alumni towards job opportunities. This position may require travel.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax deferred annuity plan, annual vacation, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a Community Outreach Coordinator. The Community Outreach Coordinator will launch a new program that supports student internships and employment in sustainability practices and promotes sustainability through civic engagement events and activities. The Outreach Coordinator will support three new academic programs– in sustainable practices, construction management, and environmental sciences—and through coordination of activities and engaging students, faculty and community partners, will promote sustainable practices on campus and community-wide. This position will work as part of a team to create and implement a holistic, multi-faceted student support network to support students throughout their academic journey. The Community Outreach program will also help expand access to STEM careers for students from diverse backgrounds that are underrepresented in those fields. We seek candidates with professional experience and a demonstrated interest promoting an inclusive culture, including Black, Indigenous, and communities of color, in campus and community initiatives.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a full-time Participating Faculty to join the Fashion Design Program in our School of Media, Culture, & Design (MCD). The following position has an expected start date of August 16, 2021. Woodbury University makes appointments in anticipation of its enrollment needs.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax-deferred annuity plan, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University invites applications for an Adjunct Faculty to join the Game Art & Design program located in Burbank, California. This qualified part-time faculty candidate is expected to teach Fall 2021 game design classes.

This appointment is for part-time employment and includes eligibility to participate in medical plans, 403(b) supplemental plan, and access to the tuition-remission benefit on a proportional basis. Eligibility is after 30 days of service on the first of the following month.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a full-time Participating Faculty to join the Game Art & Design Program in our School of Media, Culture, & Design (MCD). The following position has an expected start date of August 16, 2021. Woodbury University makes appointments in anticipation of its enrollment needs.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax-deferred annuity plan, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a full-time Participating Faculty to join the Graphic Design Program in our School of Media, Culture, & Design (MCD). The following position has an expected start date of August 16, 2021. Woodbury University makes appointments in anticipation of its enrollment needs.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax-deferred annuity plan, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University Invites applications for an Office Assistant in the office of Admissions. This position reports to the Assoc, VP of Admissions and is supervised by the Senior Office Assistant for day-to-day operations. Responsibilities include application processing, recruitment travel scheduling and customer service. Administrative duties include processing of all admission applications, incoming mail, direct email, phone and walk-in inquiries.

The position requires exercise of independent judgment and may involve handling of sensitive or confidential information. The Office Assistant is expected to foster a collaborative work environment while balancing the needs of our students, faculty, and staff.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a full-time Participating Faculty (for a term of one or possibly two years) in the Public Safety Administration Department (PSAD), housed within the College of Liberal Arts. The following position has an expected start date of August 2021. Woodbury University makes appointments in anticipation of its enrollment needs.

We seek colleagues whose teaching, administrative, and community outreach experience demonstrate progressive application of criminological theories and practices. We are looking for a change-agent candidate who is sensitive to oppression, privilege, and discrimination, and who can foster innovative modalities to challenge inequalities and injustices within criminal justice systems. We are looking for an individual whose past experiences demonstrate a deep understanding of the cultural traditions of Black, Indigenous, Latinx, and other communities of color as well as those whose communities who identify with alternative gender and sexual orientations.

This position qualifies University sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax deferred annuity plan, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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Woodbury University invites applications for an Adjunct Faculty to join the school of Media, Culture, and Design located in Burbank, California. The Department of Communications is looking for an experienced part-time Public Speaking faculty to teach starting Fall 2021 semester.

This appointment is for part-time employment and includes eligibility to participate in medical plans, 403(b) supplemental plan, and access to the tuition-remission benefit on a proportional basis. Eligibility is after 30 days of service on the first of the following month.

The Communication program allows students to tailor their education in media studies or strategic communication. Students learn how to speak about, write about, promote and produce a range of communication media including print, television, film and social media, as well as media forms of the future.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor to develop and pilot curricula for a new Sustainable Practices program. The rank for this position will be that of Assistant or Associate Professor, depending on experience and qualifications.

Housed in the School of Architecture, the BA in Sustainable Practices is a new interdisciplinary degree that integrates knowledge of economics, policy, design, and environment to advance the field of sustainability. It promotes a rigorous understanding of how resources are used and how decisions are made in society, as well as the impact of technology and consumption on the environment. Central to the curriculum are interdisciplinary, problem-based studio courses that challenge students to develop links between the theory and practice of sustainability in real-world contexts.

Faculty rank and salary are commensurate with teaching experience, professional background, and the degrees held. Contract renewal and rank advancement at Woodbury are contingent upon satisfying departmental and university criteria, which include effective teaching, meaningful engagement through creative work, scholarship, and service to the University. Woodbury University is a non-tenure granting institution.

The position begins in August 2021.

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Answers telephone and assists callers; responds to general information requests, receives and directs visitors, schedules appointments, assist with everyday office activities. Checks the general voicemail regularly, forwarding messages to appropriate staff members, types and prepares correspondence, memos, reports, and other documents using a computer; opens, sorts, and distributes mail, sets up, maintains, updates and organizes office records and files; files all materials promptly, photocopies correspondence, memos, reports and other documents; provides support to faculty, students, and staff; assists in special projects as necessary, orders, maintains, and distributes supplies, ensures the office equipment is in working order (copier, phones, printer, computers, Internet, etc.), keeps lobby and supply/copy room neat and orderly, may perform secretarial duties, takes minutes at meetings, prepares and arranges meetings and workshops, gathers information to be included in monthly newsletter, must be available to assist with unexpected needs as they arise, performs related duties as required.

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Woodbury University invites applications for a part-time Adjunct Faculty to join the College of Liberal Arts.  This position will teach and develop outreach for the Writing Department. The position begins August 2021.

Compensation is commensurate with teaching experience, professional background, and the degrees held. The possibility of a one-year contract renewal is contingent upon satisfying teaching and outreach duties that meaningfully engage the university community in creative writing, community networks, and social justice awareness.

This appointment is for part-time employment and includes eligibility to participate in medical plans, 403(b) supplemental plan, and access to the tuition-remission benefit on a proportional basis. Eligibility is after 30 days of service on the first of the following month.

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San Diego Campus

Current available employment opportunities

Woodbury University invites applications for a Library Public Services Coordinator. The Library Public Services Coordinator position reports to the University Librarian and oversees the programs, services and resources for the San Diego Library. Coordinates the day-to-day operations of the San Diego branch Library; coordinates the employment of students in the San Diego Library. In collaboration with the library faculty, provides general research assistance and instruction in library use to support program outcomes.

This position qualifies University-sponsored employee benefit plans and programs (e.g., group health insurance, life insurance, tax-deferred annuity plan, annual vacation, sick, and paid holidays), subject to the eligibility requirements and conditions of each plan and program.

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