Build the University of the Future

Work at Minerva

 

Come use your skills to build the next great American institution of higher learning. We’re not building courseware, we’re building a university. Work in a dynamic, collaborative, creative environment with other smart, talented people from around the world. Minerva is the right place for those who enjoy challenging assumptions, forging new paths and accomplishing things that have not been done before.

Faculty Positions
Faculty - Social Sciences

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in the social sciences beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Applicants with expertise in economics, political science, and psychology are high priority.

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Faculty - Natural Sciences: Earth Sciences

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in the natural sciences beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

Applicants with expertise in geology, earth sciences, oceanography, atmospheric and earth sciences are high priority.

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Faculty - Natural Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in the natural sciences beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

Applicants with expertise in biology, chemistry, physics are high priority

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Faculty - Computational Sciences

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in computational sciences beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

Applicants with expertise in math, computational sciences, software engineering, and data science are high priority.

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Faculty - Business

We invite applications for faculty in the Business College at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level beginning in the 2017-18 academic year.  We seek outstanding scholars in business management, with a particular focus on marketing, finance, or operations/supply chain, who are passionate about undergraduate education.

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Faculty: Arts (history and culture)

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in the arts and humanities beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive engaging class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

Applicants with expertise in art history, music history, theater,  and film are high priority.

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Faculty: History, Literature, Philosphy

We are currently appointing faculty to teach undergraduate courses in the arts and humanities beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. We seek part-time and full-time faculty at the Assistant, Associate and Professor levels.

Excited about joining one of the most innovative institutions in higher education today? As a student-centric program, we focus on learning outcomes, small interactive engaging class sessions, and deep engagement between faculty and students with feedback given in both directions. Because all classes are taught on our technology platform, you have complete flexibility to teach at Minerva from any geographic location.

Applicants with expertise in history, literature, literary studies, and philosophy are high priority.

Apply
Engineering Positions
Full Stack Web Developer

Can scale top to bottom — UI to AWS.

Come use your skills to build the next great American institution of higher learning. We're not building courseware, we're building a university. You'll be part of a small engineering team comprised of fantastic and talented people. Everyone must have full-stack expertise for us to move as quickly as we want to.

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Front End Web Developer

Passionate about product and pixels.

Come use your skills to build the next great American institution of higher learning. We're not building courseware, we're building a university. This is a huge goal, and requires hugely talented people to help get us there. You'll be part of a small engineering team comprised of fantastic and talented people.

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Outreach Positions
Regional Manager, China

We are looking for someone to help lead regional outreach, partnerships, and relevant efforts in China who wants an entrepreneurial environment, responsibility to rethink the outreach process, and the passion and drive to deliver impressive results.

Candidates must have fluency in written and spoken Mandarin Chinese and English as well as marketing execution experience across China’s relevant channels and platforms. Successful candidates will have demonstrated success connecting with high school students for highly selective universities (two years experience). They should also have a deep understanding of the student outreach and admissions world as well as a strong network of education organizations (public and private), guidance counselors, heads of school, scholarship organizations, etc.

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Publicist

We are seeking a Publicist – someone who wants to tell and share the stories of Minerva, the staff, the faculty and, very importantly, the students.  To be successful in this role, you need to be an absolute rock star in the terms of getting exposure for the people and brands you may have represented in the past. 

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Key Benefits

Located in the heart of San Francisco

Generous equity stake

Unlimited vacation time

Health, dental and vision plans

Help make a meaningful impact on higher education and society at large

Minerva is assembling an exceptional team, dedicated to reinventing every aspect of the university experience to provide students with the best education possible.

Employees will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic, collaborative, creative environment with other smart, talented people from around the world. Minerva is the right place for those who enjoy challenging assumptions, forging new paths and accomplishing things that have not been done before.

Every individual in our organization is driven to positively impact our collective future by ensuring the most exceptional students in the world fulfill their extraordinary potential.

 

 

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