Employment Opportunities

Here at San Francisco Theological Seminary, we believe that spirituality and social justice are interwoven. We are reshaping Christian graduate degree education to speak to the circumstances of a world in upheaval and to a Church that seeks to be positive and faithfully responsive in the midst of such turmoil and change. 

As the only Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) seminary in the West, San Francisco Theological Seminary (SFTS) reinvents education for ministry through unparalleled innovation, rigorous scholarship, and a tradition of commitment to spirituality and social justice in the Christian faith.

We are a welcoming multicultural community assembled from throughout the world. Our degrees in theology combine classroom learning with immersion in practical ministry, preparing students to bridge theological, cultural, and political divides. Any student who exhibits a commitment to theological inquiry and vocational curiosity is welcome. Here students refine their unique gifts to cultivate spiritual advocacy in its many forms for their journey in our expansive, ever-changing world.

As a founding member of the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, we offer students open enrollment in a cohesive partnership of seminaries comprised of varying faith traditions. Students also have access to other premier higher education institutions throughout the Bay Area, including the University of California at Berkeley.
San Francisco Theological Seminary is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Title IX Compliant.

Director of Alumni Relations (full time)

The Director of Alumni Relations, a full-time position, is responsible for creating, cultivating, and supporting lifelong relationships between San Francisco Theological Seminary and its alumni community. The Director oversees the planning and implementation of programs and projects that strategically engage alumni to raise their participation in the annual giving campaign, strengthen programs and provide tangible benefits to alumni and current students at San Francisco Theological Seminary.

For a full description of this position and instructions on how to apply, please click here (opens a PDF).

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@sfts.edu

Associate Director of Admissions Operations (full time)

The Associate Director of Admissions Operations manages admissions operations for all admissions applications at San Francisco Theological Seminary. This position reports to and provides direct support to the Vice President for Enrollment Management in all admissions operations areas including the Alumni-Admissions Liaison Volunteer Recruiting (AALV).

For a full description of this position and instructions on how to apply, please click here (opens a PDF).

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@sfts.edu

You may learn about national Ministry Opportunities by clicking here.