Employment Opportunities


Founded in 1878, Western delivers an exemplary learning experience that engages the best and brightest people.  Those who work at our University have the opportunity to pursue a career that is rewarding, engaging and satisfying. We encourage you to consider a career at Western and become a part of 'The Western Experience'.

What positions are posted on Working at Western?

On Working at Western you will find:

  • Staff positions (part-time and full-time)
  • Faculty positions (part-time)

Full-time faculty positions can be accessed from the menu on the left.  New opportunities arise frequently so please check back often. There may be more than one page of job postings.

Use "Search Jobs" to find positions

Use the Search Jobs bar at the top of Careers to quickly search for jobs. Type in a key word and click the arrow at right.

On the left panel of Search Jobs, use the filter to select which jobs display in the main panel.  For example, under Posting Type, click Faculty to display only faculty postings. Under Faculty/Unit, select the faculty or unit you wish to explore.

Submitting your application

When you apply online for a position for the first time, you will be asked to provide an active email address and current phone number, as well as details about your employment history and qualifications.

You have the option to upload attachments such as a cover letter or resume along with your application. Read more about attachments in our detailed guide called Applying to Working at Western (PDF opens in new window).

If you do not have access to a computer, you are encouraged to visit us on campus.  Computer access and assistance are available in the Human Resources office located in the Support Services Building, Room 4159.

Logging in

If you are experiencing difficulty with a specific browser please try a different browser or read our troubleshooting tips.

To go to Working at Western, select the link that best describes you:

I am a current Western employee or I have worked at Western within the past six months

The above link will allow you to log into My Human Resources.   Select Working at Western to bring up Careers, where you may review postings and apply for jobs.

User name and password assistance for current and recent employees

I do not work at Western and have not worked at Western within the past six months

The above link will take external applicants to Careers, where you may review postings and apply for jobs.  First-time external applicants will select New User or Register Now and create a user name and password. Before registering, you must acknowledge that you have read and agree to the Terms and Conditions.

If you have applied before, select Sign In and login with the user name and password you previously created.  Select Forgot User Name or Forgot Password if you need assistance.

After login, select My Account Information to add or update your personal and contact information.

Need help?

Here's more information and tips about Applying to Working at Western (PDF opens in new window).

For further information or assistance, please contact Western Human Resources.

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Western is committed to employment equity

Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.  Western is committed to ensuring that each individual will have genuine, open and unhindered access to employment opportunities.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at hrhelp@uwo.ca or phone 519-661-2194.

Learn more about diversity in the workplace from Western's Equity & Human Rights Services website.

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