Working in CLA
The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) at the University of Minnesota is part of a premier land-grant research university committed to excellence and student success. The college spans the arts, humanities, and social sciences and prepares students to be independent and original thinkers, to be innovators in their chosen fields, to create meaning in their life’s work, and to become productive citizens and leaders in their communities and the world. CLA is the largest college in the University of Minnesota, with approximately 500 faculty, 800 staff positions, 14,000 undergraduate, and 1,600 graduate students across 31 academic units.
All employment openings at the University of Minnesota are listed on the Office of Human Resources website.
You can also view a list of open positions for full-time, tenure-track, and tenured faculty in the College of Liberal Arts. Candidates must also apply for these positions through the Office of Human Resources website.
Indigenous Staff & Staff of Color Community
CLA's Indigenous Staff & Staff of Color Community promotes personal and professional growth through shared experiences, resources, and strategies for staff of color. It launched in December 2017 to help advance the college’s goal of cultivating a welcoming and respectful climate in its diverse intellectual community. It is an active organization that includes members from throughout the college. To learn more about this community, view their On Purpose profile or visit The Neighborhood (CLA's intranet).
Being a University of Minnesota Employee
Information on benefits, the University’s wellbeing program, professional development, and other topics is also available on the Office of Human Resources website.