Careers at Penn
Penn's innovative schools, centers, and divisions offer a vast array of positions in a broad range of fields. Penn is the largest private employer in Philadelphia. Here you can find new opportunities as your career develops—from your first job out of school to your first leadership role, and all points in between. You can discover new work settings as your goals evolve, and even change professions.
We’re famous for research and education, but did you know Penn also offers positions in areas such as financial management, hospitality, transportation, real estate development, investments, public safety, fundraising, marketing, communications, and information technology (IT)?
Penn is a leading employer in key fields. We are regularly ranked as one of the best places to work in IT, and our Office of Development and Alumni Relations is one of the premier organizations in the industry.
If you have a passion for excellence in education, research, or service to the community, Penn is the right choice for any point in your professional journey.
A Great Place to Work
As an employee I feel valued because Penn is willing to invest in me and is eager to see me progress.
largest private employer in Philadelphia
in research awards
graduate and professional schools
Research Centers and Institutes
Learn More: Penn's Economic Impact on Philadelphia; Penn Research; Schools at Penn; Centers & Institutes
2016 and 2017 WorldatWork Seal of Distinction Awards
Penn Human Resource Department
2017 Clean Commute Employer of the Year
Clean Air Council of Philadelphia
Inaugural Recipient of the Urban League of Philadelphia Vision Award