How to Apply


Available staff positions at Georgia State are listed in our new applicant tracking system (powered by Taleo). Please review the job openings and complete an application for the position(s) for which you are interested following the steps below. If you are selected for follow-up, the hiring manager will contact you directly.

Step 1: Search the open Job Opportunities

Step 2: Complete an Application

Step 3: Review the status of positions you have applied to.

Individuals interested in faculty/academic appointments should contact the department directly for available opportunities.
Please follow these steps:

Individuals interested in research positions should contact the center or institute directly for available opportunities.

Please follow these steps:

  • Visit Georgia State Research Home Page
  • Click on the “Center & Institutes” tab
  • Select the Center or Institute you’re interested in for research employment opportunities

Student Assistantship positions are posted in Handshake, University Career Services’ online job board. Log into Handshake to post your résumé, search for jobs and register for upcoming events.

Students are encouraged to visit University Career Services (Student Center West, Room 270) to:

  • Learn what programs and services are available to them
  • Hone résumé writing skills and upload an approved résumé to Handshake
  • Search and apply for jobs using Handshake and an array of online resources

To get started using Handshake, click here and log in with your campus ID and password. If you have questions or experience difficulty logging in, please contact University Career Services at 404-413-1820 or

Individuals interested in Graduate Assistantships should contact the Department and/or Dean’s Office directly for available opportunities.

Click here to learn about Graduate Assistant Policy.