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Welcome to the Carleton College faculty and staff employment opportunities page. Carleton College seeks to attract, develop and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration who are committed to providing a true liberal arts education, a curriculum that challenges our students to learn broadly and think deeply.

Founded in 1866, Carleton is a private, highly selective liberal arts college with 1950 undergraduates located in Northfield, Minnesota, 45 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Best known for its academic excellence and warm, welcoming campus community, Carleton offers 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Carleton is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff and offers a comprehensive benefits package. For a summary of benefits please visit the Office of Human Resources Web site.

Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or age in providing employment or access to its educational facilities and activities.

A copy of the Carleton College Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available for review. The Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in residence halls; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Carleton College; and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The Report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security such as sexual assault and other matters. You can obtain a copy of this Report by contacting Carleton College Security Services or by accessing the following website:

We invite you to visit Carleton College's official statement on diversity.

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Carleton is a member of the Upper Midwest Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (UMW HERC). The UMW HERC is a consortium of  more than 50 colleges and universities designed to assist spouses and partners for faculty and staff to secure employment in the area.