Chatham University

Careers at Chatham

Chatham University welcomes your interest in employment opportunities and encourages you to review open positions. Please note that Chatham does not accept unsolicited applications.


Chatham University's historic Shadyside Campus is located in the heart of Pittsburgh. Preparing students from around the world, Chatham's enrollment throughout the past decade was the fastest growing in the Pittsburgh region.

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Founded in 1869, Chatham University is a fully coed institution with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability; health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the arts & humanities. Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson (Class of '29), and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected as one of the Top 50 Green Colleges by The Princeton Review; ranked in the top five nationally for sustainability achievements in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS); and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places "contributing to Pittsburgh's transformation into a destination for green living."

Building on these accomplishments, Chatham opened in 2014 the world's first fully sustainable campus in higher education, Eden Hall Campus. Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the College for Continuing & Professional Studies.

With growing momentum regionally, nationally, and even globally, it is essential that the candidates Chatham attracts be well suited to thrive in the entrepreneurial environment that is fostered here at one of Pittsburgh's leading universities. Chatham has more than 300 full-time employees who contribute to our tremendous growth and influence. The University offers a competitive salary and a benefits package that includes the following:

  • Retirement savings plan with a generous University match
  • Affordable medical coverage with a major focus on wellness
  • Comprehensive dental and vision plans
  • Tuition Remission & Tuition Exchange for employees and qualified family members
  • Paid time off

For more information about these and additional benefits, please refer to our Summary of Benefits [PDF].

Thank you for your interest in working at Chatham University.