For Job Seekers
We seek people from diverse backgrounds to join us in a supportive environment that encourages inclusion and creativity.
Home to one of the top medical schools in the country, Washington University is also known as an employer of choice in the St. Louis region.
Our faculty comprise a network of collaborators focused on building knowledge and enriching lives.
About the School of Medicine
Our faculty, students, trainees and staff are pushing the bounds of medicine and improving health around the world.
Washington University School of Medicine is committed to advancing human health throughout the world. As noted leaders in patient care, research and education, our outstanding faculty has contributed many discoveries and innovations to science and medicine since the school’s founding in 1891.
Located on the Washington University Medical Campus adjacent to the Cortex Innovation Community, we are one of seven schools of Washington University in St. Louis.
Working at the School of Medicine
The Medical Campus is home to a dynamic community of students, patients, and a faculty and staff dedicated to learning, research and patient care. This community also includes employees and visitors at our affiliated hospitals – Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital – and other neighbors at the Washington University Medical Campus.
To support this robust community, the School of Medicine offers a wide range of fulfilling career opportunities for people who have a passion for helping others. Our staff is made up of IT experts, scientists, accountants, electricians, business administrators, nurses, communications specialists and more. Faculty and postdoc positions include abundant opportunities in education, leadership, research and medicine.
A smart place to work
Rewarding career opportunities and a tradition of innovation are only are only a few of the reasons to work at the School of Medicine. Here are a few more:
Time for you
Full-time employees – including new hires – have 30 combined days of vacation and holidays, in addition to sick leave. Faculty and staff are also encouraged to participate in wellness initiatives and take advantage of family care options.
Benefits you can count on
Benefit packages for eligible employees include health, vision and dental coverage, tuition assistance, retirement savings, health savings account options and more.
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In addition to intellectually stimulating work experiences and tuition reimbursement, employees develop their talents and skills through workplace training and other professional development opportunities.
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Inclusive and engaged
Washington University consistently ranks among the best employers for diversity nationwide, according to Forbes. In intention, policy and action, we are deeply committed to building an equitable and inclusive community.
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Ideals & Action
We're making strides on campus and in health care professions to build a culture that is diverse, inclusive and equitable. Here you'll find an array of resources and opportunities that support our meaningful commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
SEE DIVERSITY EFFORTS We connect the brightest minds in medicine.
Our specialists, scientists and students work across fields to build new discoveries into better care.
EXPLORE DEPARTMENTS AND CENTERS Our city will surprise you.
Here you’ll find charming neighborhoods, vibrant cultural and culinary scenes, and plenty of fun for nature-lovers and urbanites alike – all packed into an incredibly affordable city.
WHY WE LOVE ST. LOUIS
Washington University encourages and gives full consideration to all applicants for admission, financial aid and employment. The university does not discriminate in access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information. Inquiries about compliance should be addressed to the university’s Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, Washington University, Campus Box 1184, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130. The School of Medicine is committed to recruiting, enrolling and educating a diverse student body.