Employment at Canisius

Employment at Canisius

Join our Team

Canisius College is a very special workplace, full of the challenges and rewards which stem from its educational mission. Many jobs involve working closely with faculty and students. The culture offers a wide variety of evening activities such as speakers, theatre, concerts, etc.

Job Postings:



Vice President for Academic Affairs


Full-time Faculty

Assistant Professor of Animal Behavior, Ecology & Conservation ~ Conservation Behavior

Assistant Professor(s) of Biology ~ Microbiology and Developmental Biology


Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Professors of Professional Studies



Dispatcher, Public Safety ~ Part-Time/Nights

Electrician, Facilities Management

Library Circulation Supervisor ~ Part-Time

Staff Accountant, Controller's Office





Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA in order to participate in the search process should contact the office of human resources at (716) 888-2240.

Questions for All Candidates to Consider Prior to Application

  • What is your understanding of Canisius College’s mission and identity? 
  • How do you see yourself contributing professionally to our mission and identity if you were hired for a position?

Canisius College’s Mission & Identity will have introductory videos and materials to help you respond to these questions. 

Pre-Employment Background Checks

All offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory results of a background check.