Work at Fuller

Fuller, one of the largest and most diverse seminaries in the world, is known as a leader in theological education. Our focus on academic excellence-combined with bold engagement of church and culture-is grounded in a firm commitment to our evangelical Christian faith. More than 4,000 students, from 100 denominations and 70 countries, complete graduate-level coursework each year in our three schools, eight campuses, and online programs.

All Fuller employees are required to abide by our Community Standards, and those in teaching or managerial positions must sign our Statement of Faith. Explore our website to learn more about us. If Fuller's dynamic work environment sparks your passion, consider applying to one of our open positions.

Benefits for Employees

Our excellent benefits package for full-time employees (30+ hours per week) includes:

  • Medical Insurance (HMO, PPO, and HSA Options)
  • Retirement Plan (TIAA-CREF)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance (Basic & Voluntary)
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (Basic & Voluntary)
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) for Dependent Care and Health Care
  • 12+ Paid Holidays Annually
  • 2-4 Weeks Vacation Accrued Annually
  • 12 Days Sick Leave Accrued Annually
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Activities Discounts
  • Tuition Remission (40 hour a week employees only)

Regular part-time employees (20 hours or more per week) may also be eligible for some benefits:

  • Retirement Plan (TIAA-CREF)
  • 12+ Paid Holidays Annually (pro-rated)
  • 2-4 Weeks Vacation Accrued Annually (pro-rated)
  • 12 Days Sick Leave Accrued Annually (pro-rated)
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Activities Discounts

Job Application FAQs

How do I apply?

To be considered an applicant for a position:

  1. Click "Staff Positions" and click on the title for any job for which you desire to apply
  2. Read the job description on the page that appears. Click the "Apply" button at the top of the document when ready
  3. Complete the online application, making sure to answer all questions and attach a resume, if desired

To apply for additional positions, repeat the above for each additional position for which you want to apply. Contact the Office of Human Resources if you have any questions.

Do I need to an application for each position?

Yes, you must complete an online application for each position in which you are interested.

I clicked on the link in the email and NOTHING happened. Is the site broken?

Most likely, the email program you are using is grabbing too much text in making the link. Highlight the link, copy it, and paste it into your web browser's URL.If that doesn't work, email the Office Human Resources

I don't see an Apply button on the job description

For reasons that still escape us, programs like Preview (on the Mac platform) do not show all the pieces of the PDF files. Please make sure you are using Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free and quick to download program, when looking at the job descriptions.

Where are these jobs located?

The jobs on this website are located in Pasadena, California UNLESS otherwise noted in the title.

How long should I expect to wait before I am contacted by Fuller?

Once your application has been submitted, contact with applicants is conducted by hiring managers, who will alert you as to changes in your application's status. Each department is different in terms of length of time needed to field applications and begin contacting applicants. Please see When will I be contacted by Human Resources about my application? for more information about getting in contact with hiring managers.

Is a resume required?

A resume is not required to complete an application.

Is the job I'm interested in still available?

All jobs listed under Open Positions are still in the process of accepting applications. Once the position has been removed from the list, it is no longer taking applications.

When are the job openings updated? The one I'm interested in has been posted a LONG time

Usually daily, though there are exceptions. You can check the bottom of the page which will give you the date that the job listings were last updated.

What does the date next to the job title mean?

That was the date the position first became available for applications.

What is the second part of the application process?

There used to be two parts to the application but that has changed. You now complete only the online application, but you must still do it for each position in which you are interested.

When will I be contacted by Human Resources about my application?

HR does not conduct the recruitment process for the open positions. Those are handled by hiring managers from each department. You will see the name of the hiring manager for the position you apply for once you have completed your application. Please contact HR (hr@fuller.edu) for the name of the hiring manager for the position for which you are applying if you need the information at a later time.