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Millsaps is dedicated to academic excellence, open inquiry and free expression, the exploration of faith to inform vocation and the innovative shaping of the social, economic and cultural progress of the region.

Our faculty and staff are invested in helping our students Become Something Major. Join us!

Open Positions

Faculty Careers

Explore current academic job openings at Millsaps for opportunities to contribute to a vibrant intellectual community focused on academic excellence.

Student Jobs

Are you a student wanting to find on-campus work? Maybe land an internship to jumpstart your career? Check out the ways you can seek student employment. On-campus employment is often an early way students engage with the world of work. As supervisors of student-employees, faculty and staff provide important career and professional development experiences for students and can contribute richly to a student’s long-term career success.

To view open positions, students should log in to Major Careers.

About Us

Millsaps College is a selective institution of higher education located on 100 beautiful acres in the heart of Jackson, the capital of Mississippi — a progressive Southern metropolitan city of nearly half a million. The college was founded in 1890 by members of the Methodist Church and is consistently ranked as one of the best values in higher education.

The faculty/student ratio at Millsaps is 1:9, and the average class size is 14. Millsaps has graduated 28 Fulbright Award recipients, seven Rhodes Scholars, six Goldwater Scholars and two Truman Scholars. Millsaps is a member of the NCAA Division III and Southern Athletic Association and competes in 18 intercollegiate sports.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Millsaps College values diversity within our community, students, faculty and staff, and strives to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people. Millsaps College does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and/or local laws.

All offers of employment will be contingent on successful completion of a background check and verification of employment. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Millsaps College provides a competitive benefits package.

It is the policy of Millsaps College to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require any accommodations to participate in any part of the hiring process, please contact [email protected].

Required notices

In compliance with the amendments to the federal Clery Act concerning annual security reports, all potential job applicants are free to view Millsaps College’s annual Campus Crime Statistics here.

The only national liberal arts college in Mississippi, Millsaps College has consistently been ranked a “Best Buy” among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report‘s America’s Best Colleges and is cited as one of Loren Pope’s 40 Colleges That Change Lives. It was the first institution in Mississippi with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter and is the only institution in Mississippi ever to be listed in The Fiske Guide to Colleges.

Millsaps is a member of the ACS and NITLE, has an AACSB accredited business school and an NCATE accredited education program. In accordance with federal law, we are making available our Campus Security Report to all prospective employees. Millsaps is located in Jackson, the capital of the state. The Jackson area has a population of around 400,000 and offers a low cost of living, excellent schools, pleasant climate and many recreational opportunities.

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Benefits Overview

  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care expenses
  • 403B retirement plan with Millsaps contributions
  • Paid holidays, vacation and sick time
  • Tuition remission benefits for staff, administrators and faculty
  • Additional perks and discounts

Learn more about our community, check out our benefits information or apply today for one of our open positions.