Jobs at UC Santa Barbara

UC Santa Barbara is the largest employer in Santa Barbara County. We’ve also been voted its best place to work. Our inspirational environment — from our oceanside location to our vibrant campus culture — plays no small role in that. What role will you play? Peruse our current job openings!

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Staff Positions

UCSB career staff employees occupy positions from management to technical, from scientific to administrative, from clerical to service to public safety. 

Staff Employment

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Academic Positions

With a strong commitment to diversity, UCSB fills approximately 500-600 jobs annually. We are home to six Nobel laureates and a dozen national institutes and centers. 

Academic Positions

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Student Employment

Total campus employment at UCSB numbers over 10,000 — a figure that includes student workers. Find a niche that suits you and work with us while you’re here.

Student Employment – Career Services

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Human Resources

Great people make a great university. We care for our employees and their families with quality benefits, a supportive work environment and opportunities for growth.

Human Resources