Job Opportunities

The University of Nevada, Reno is a tier-one research university located in a diverse, unique, and beautiful part of the country. The Reno area features exciting urban environments, excellent dining and entertainment opportunities, and incredible outdoor recreation available in neighboring Lake Tahoe.

External Candidates

Join the University of Nevada, Reno. We are a high-quality, high-impact research university focused on student success, world-improving research, and engagement with our communities and businesses.

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UNR & NSHE Employees and Affiliates

All UNR and Nevada System of Higher Education employees, as well as anyone with access to NSHE's Workday system, must apply as an internal candidate in Workday. Log on to Workday and search Find Jobs

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A Beautiful Place to Work

The University is a dynamic and exciting workplace nestled in the foot of Peavine Mountain and shaded by a nationally-recognized arboretum.
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Living in Nevada

Skier over Lake Tahoe

Located on the banks of the Truckee River, Reno is a cosmopolitan city, with all the amenities, just a short distance from Lake Tahoe.
Learn more about the area.

History and Traditions

Established in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno is the oldest and most prestigious university in Nevada with a large range of academic programs.
Learn more about the University and its programs.

Employee Categories

University of Nevada, Reno has several different employment categories within our workforce team. These categories determine pay/compensation, benefits, leave and other elements of the employment relationship. Please visit the Employee Category page for more information on each of the employee types. 

Salary Schedules

For information on the University's compensation structure, please visit our Salary Schedules page. 


The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Nevada, Reno employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.