Working at University of Jamestown

Established in 1883 as Jamestown College, University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, and bachelor of science in nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education and a Fargo-based doctor of physical therapy.


  • Paid Health Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Retirement Contributions
  • Tuition waiver for spouse and dependents
  • Free admission to all university athletic and fine arts events
  • Free admission to Larson Center and Foss Wellness Center


Application for Employment


Faculty Contact:

Paul Olson, PhD
Vice President of Academic Affairs

701-252-3467 ext. 5614

Staff Contact:

Joleen Steinmetz
Payroll Services

701-252-3467 ext. 5569

Employment Openings

Faculty Positions:
Staff Positions:

University of Jamestown at a glance

Financial Aid

  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards

Campus Demographics

Placement Rate

1,100 students from 36 states and 22 countries

Student to Faculty Ratio - 13:1