Jobs - Build your career at Lehigh

At Lehigh, staff, faculty, and researchers work together to prepare future generations of leaders in every field. The university’s collaborative environment is just one reason why we ranked as the top midsize employer in education on the Forbes Best Employers list for 2018. Our employees are supported in their career aspirations, community service interests and personal wellness. And our inspiring campus in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, has been named among the nation’s most beautiful. Explore our current job opportunities and apply today.

Lehigh Staff

In many ways, a university is like a city within a city. Lehigh employs staff in jobs as varied as information technology, fundraising, student affairs, accounting, facilities maintenance and law enforcement. Through enrichment programs and generous tuition benefits, the university encourages lifelong learning and career growth. We’re looking for new team members who demonstrate creativity, inclusive leadership and innovation. Hear from our employees in their own words what it's like to work at an institution where passion meets possibility.

Denise Beautreau

Denise Beautreau

Manager, General Chemistry Labs, Chemistry Department
“You get support for things you want to do whether it’s directly related to your job or maybe something you’re interested in, like academic outreach. There’s a strong sense of community here.” Watch more about Denise Beautreau >

Roman Ryszewski

Roman Ryszewski

Maintenance Technician, Facilities Services and 2017 IDEAL Elite Tradesmen National Champion
“Some may think electrical is the same thing over and over again, but it's not. I’m never bored. I could do this day and night.” Read more about Roman Ryszewski >

Kelly Predmore ‘12

Kelly Predmore '12

Financial Analyst, Controller’s Office and Lifesaver
“There are endowment agreements from the 1800s that we’ve had to tape together because they’re falling apart. They’re handwritten in cursive, and it’s fascinating to see the language people used back then.” Read more about Kelly Predmore >

Roman Ryszewski

Lehigh Faculty

Lehigh University faculty deeply engage students in the learning process. They embrace the important role of educator, serving as mentors, encouraging curiosity and finding opportunities to collaborate with students on research. Learn more about Lehigh faculty >

Diversity & Inclusion at Lehigh

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Learn more about Diversity & Inclusion at Lehigh >

By the Numbers

Every Lehigh employee is part of an organization that impacts not only our region, but also the world.


full-time staff


full-time faculty


of faculty hold terminal degrees in their fields


active research awards

Employee Benefits

Lehigh’s benefits offer choice and flexibility to support the diverse needs of our employees and their families. Visit Lehigh Human Resources to learn more about our full array of benefits and programs.

Health Care Benefits

We provide access to medical, vision, prescription drug, behavioral health and dental insurance as well as flexible spending accounts. Learn more about health care benefits >

Retirement Benefits

The Lehigh University Retirement Plan includes a matching incentive to boost your savings. Learn more retirement benefits>

Educational Benefits

Our generous tuition benefits and professional development opportunities will support your career goals. Learn more educational benefits >

Our College Town

Explore Bethlehem and the Lehigh Valley

Located in the heart of the beautiful Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem is a vibrant city, rich in history and culture and known for its small-town friendliness and feel.