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Southern Miss is an exciting and dynamic place to work and be!

As a comprehensive doctoral and research-driven university, Southern Miss serves students on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, in addition to five teaching and research sites along the Mississippi Gulf Coast and through Online at Southern Miss.

Both Hattiesburg and the Gulf Coast are vibrant communities that provide countless cultural and recreational opportunities for their citizens. And, if you work for Southern Miss, you will be more than just another employee, you will be an integral member of the Southern Miss community.


The Southern Miss Employee Advantage

Southern Miss Employee Advantage

Committed to seeing all faculty and staff “soar to new heights” by enhancing their quality of life, furthering their educational and personal goals, and taking their employee experience TO THE TOP!

Learn More

Current USM employees:  In order to access postings that are internal-only, you have to access Cornerstone logged in with your w#.  You will not be able to view or apply for internal-only postings from our website without being logged in.  Click the Inside HR button at the bottom of the screen, then click the Employment Tab, then click Applicant Tracking System for the link to login to the site.

View current job opportunities online.

  • External applicants: Click Here
  • Internal applicants:  Click Here - Use SOAR credentials (w+emplid)

Applicant Frequently Asked Questions

We wish you the best of luck in your future career endeavors and thank you for your interest in soaring with The University of Southern Mississippi. SMTTT!

University Human Resources

University of Southern Mississippi students who are interested in on-campus employment, should utilize Handshake, which is offered through Career Services

Access New Employee Forms here.

Contact Us

Employment and Human Resources
301 McLemore Hall (MCL)
118 College Dr. #5111
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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