Employment Opportunities

The University of Bridgeport, founded in 1927, is a non-sectarian, private university with an enrollment of 5,100 undergraduate and graduate students. Students come from 45 states and 80 countries, and the ratio of domestic to international students makes it one of the most nationally diverse institutions in the United States.

Its programs, which include a variety of undergraduate majors; graduate programs in Business, Education, Engineering, Acupuncture and Nutrition and doctorates in Education, Naturopathic Medicine, and Chiropractic, emphasize an international perspective that reflects the University’s mission and population. UB is classified as Doctoral Intensive, one of two in Connecticut. The campus, located in Connecticut’s largest city, overlooks Long Island Sound and is one hour from New York City.

General inquiries may be directed to



126 Park Avenue
Wahlstrom Library, 7th Floor 
Bridgeport, CT 06604 

Phone: 203-576-4588 

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.


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You will be directed to our employment listings website.

Benefits Overview

The Human Resources Department provides a range of employee-related functions, policies and benefit administration.

All active, full-time faculty members and administrative and professional staff who work at least 30 hours per week are benefits eligible. Coverage is generally effective on the first day of the month following the date of hire and the completion of enrollment forms. Benefits include:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Retirement plan (403B)
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA)
  • Tuition benefits
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Leave time: Includes holidays, sick days, vacation days and personal days

The Human Resources Department supports the mission of the University of Bridgeport and recognizes the contribution of each employee. It is the intent of the Human Resources Department to provide the most helpful, efficient, courteous, and responsible service to all employees.

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.