Alvernia has a bold approach to becoming a 21st century, modern regional university.  We seek professionals who are thoughtful leaders, creative and nimble in the complex environment of private higher education.

 

Alvernia has been recognized regionally and nationally:

  • U.S. News & World Report magazine ranks Alvernia as one of the Best U.S. Colleges & Universities, most recently 94 in the best regional universities category (North)
  • Collegecompare.com named Alvernia to its January 2015 list of Ten Best Colleges & Universities in Pennsylvania for its graduate degree programs
  • The prestigious Carnegie Foundation selected Alvernia as one of only 23 institutions in Pennsylvania and 361 nationally to received its 2015 Community Engagement Classification
  • Alvernia was one of only four institutions in Pennsylvania and one of 43 nationally to earn the President’s Higher Education Interfaith Community Service Honor Roll

 

Alvernia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to Franciscan values. All employees share responsibility for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the performance of their roles while demonstrating: service orientation, respect for all, intellectual curiosity, solution focus and innovation, and mutual accountability.  Alvernia University strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.

 

To apply, please submit your resume, three professional references, and a completed Employment Application (use link below) to the Office of Human Resources either by mail (see physical address below) or email at human.resources@alvernia.edu.

 

To review our Title IX policy, please click here.

 

Grievances

Grievances brought by students against other students will be addressed through our Community Standards process. (See Community Standards chapter in the Student Handbook.) The faculty, staff, and student employee grievance process is addressed in the Employee Handbook, and outlined in the Sexual Harassment and Misconduct Policy, which applies to all faculty, staff, and students.

Employees who have questions may contact:

Office of Human Resources
Alvernia University

Upland Center, Suite 112
400 St. Bernardine Street
Reading, PA 19607
Fax: (610) 796-8484


human.resources@alvernia.edu

 

 

Current Employment Opportunities

Executive Search

Alvernia University is currently conducting an executive-level search for an experienced, transformational leader as its founding Vice President for Mission, Diversity and Inclusion. To ensure full consideration by the search committee, completed applications should be submitted by September 27, 2021. Interested candidates should download and review the position brochure at the below link. 

Staff Opportunities

Alvernia University is currently looking to hire for the following positions:

Faculty Opportunities

Alvernia University is currently looking to hire for the following positions:

Adjunct Opportunities

There are no current open positions for adjunct faculty at this time.

 

 

 

Contact Human Resources



Alvernia University

Upland Center, Suite 112

400 St. Bernardine Street

Reading, PA 19607

(610) 790-2857

human.resources@alvernia.edu


Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Human Resources