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Located in the beautiful Allegheny mountains of Western New York, St. Bonaventure University, one of the top Catholic universities in the country, is dedicated to educational excellence in the Franciscan tradition. Approximately 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled in one or more of our comprehensive Schools:  Business; Arts and Sciences; Education; Health Professions; & Communication. The faculty of St. Bonaventure University is first and foremost a teaching faculty. Teaching is enlivened and enriched by faculty members engaging in research and remaining active in their fields of specialty.

St. Bonaventure University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body, and strongly encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.

   For family members   

Family members may be interested to know that in addition to employment opportunities at SBU, there are numerous faculty and staff openings at other nearby schools, colleges and universities as well as nearby businesses. The following websites include listings of job openings:

We also encourage the use of popular job search engines like Indeed pointed to local area job searches in Jamestown, Olean, Alfred, Hornell, Houghton, Ellicottville, and Bradford.  All are less than one hour from St. Bonaventure.  Additional job opportunities are available in the Buffalo area, located less than 90 minutes from SBU.  Several Facebook pages are also geared to local employment including Olean NY jobs.