Employment at Missouri State

Female faculty member standing at a podium smiling

Missouri State University is a diverse and inclusive community of expert faculty and staff members who are forward-thinking educators, learners and leaders. We share and celebrate the public affairs mission of Missouri State and foster a culture that celebrates open dialogue.

We provide a generous benefit package to help make Missouri State a preferred workplace in Springfield, Missouri.

Explore your opportunities to become a Missouri State Bear!


Current opportunities

Employment opportunities for faculty, executives, staff, part-time staff and students. Apply today.

Union bids and awards

Missouri State has agreements with the IBEW and Teamsters unions to represent some staff employees.

Employment process information

Do you have questions about our employment process? We have tried to answer many of those questions.

About Springfield and the Ozarks

Missouri State University is located in Springfield, Missouri. Springfield is the third largest city in the state. We’re nestled in the Ozarks — an area rich with natural resources.

Employment posters

Access posters displayed at various campus locations.