Recruitment and Staffing

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UVA is committed to hiring qualified and talented people. We have a strong commitment to the principles of diversity, inclusion, and to maintaining a work and learning environment that is free of discrimination.

Each school and/or department has a dedicated HR Consultant for guidance and support throughout the hiring process. We help develop effective job postings by

  • using the Jobs@UVA online employment system
  • developing a diverse candidate pool through the use of strategic advertising
  • screening applications
  • testing (where appropriate)
  • interviewing
  • reference checking
  • setting the salary
  • offering the job

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Hiring managers should become familiar with the Recruitment and Hiring of UVA Staff and Wage Employees policy and the Hiring Guide before initiating a search.