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Welcome to Swarthmore College’s Employment website.

Swarthmore College is a highly selective, liberal arts college situated on a beautiful suburban Philadelphia campus. The college has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds including those who have intercultural experience and those with demonstrable commitments to an inclusive society and world. 

Swarthmore is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all qualified persons without discrimination against any person by reason of any College-recognized protected classification, including sex, race, color, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, medical condition, veteran status, or disability.

Swarthmore recognizes that attracting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff is critical to maintaining our academic standard of excellence. Toward that end, we offer a high quality, comprehensive program of benefits. These benefits represent an important component of a faculty or staff member's total compensation. 

The Office of Human Resources is committed to the Strategic Direction of the College to attract and retain a diverse faculty and staff to keep pace with the changes both in academics and in our student body.  To read more about the Strategic Directions for Swarthmore College, please click here.

Thank you for your interest in Swarthmore College.  To begin your search, please click on Employment Opportunities on the left side toolbar.

The Department of Public Safety at Swarthmore College is responsible for the overall security of Swarthmore's campus and is the first contact and first responder for all campus emergencies. Its charge is to protect persons and property, preserve the peace, deter crime, apprehend criminal offenders, recover lost and stolen property, perform services as required, enforce appropriate College regulations, and maintain a sense of community security and confidence in the department. To access a copy of the College's Annual Security Report - describing safety programs and policies, as well as crime statistics - please click here.