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Faculty Positions

Our faculty members are central to the educational experiences of our undergraduate and graduate students. Human Resources, in partnership with the Office of the Provost, is committed to making UT a comfortable and supportive academic and research environment.

Why Work at UT?

As a member of the UT family, you’ll be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. In Knoxville, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to experience delicious food, great entertainment, and fun outdoor adventures. On campus, you’ll be part of a diverse community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for its elite SEC athletes.


At UT, we strive to provide our faculty members with a comprehensive suite of benefits. For complete information about insurance, retirement, and other benefits available to you as regular faculty, please visit the UT System HR Benefits page.

Thank you for your interest in a career with the University of Tennessee. We are excited for you to learn more about becoming a part of the UT Family. As you explore our many employment opportunities, we encourage you to remain vigilant against recruitment scams designed to target job seekers. The University of Tennessee will never ask you to provide money to accept a job offer or to participate in a search process. Please contact your campus Human Resources office if you have questions about the validity of a request or communication you receive relating to employment with the university.