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 athletic and fine arts events
  • Free admission to the JRFF and Foss Wellness Center


Application for Employment


Faculty Contact:

Paul Olson, PhD
Vice President of Academic Affairs & Interim Chair of Mechanical Engineering

701-252-3467 ext. 5614

Staff Contact:

Joleen Steinmetz
Business Office Supervisor

701-252-3467 ext. 5559

Employment Openings

Faculty Positions:
  • Assistant Professor of Nursing

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  • Assistant Professor of English and Writing Center Director

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  • Assistant Professor of Piano and Collaborative Arts

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  • Chair of the Department of Engineering and Professor

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Staff Positions:
Examples of aid include:
  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards

  • 1,000 students from 37 states and 17 countries

  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio

  • On-campus residence halls

  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011