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South Midwest HERC

The South Midwest HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium) is dedicated to assisting talented, diverse candidates in finding a career in higher education in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and southern Illinois.

Employers and job seekers use the South Midwest HERC daily to post and locate jobs in higher ed in the St. Louis metro area, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and central Illinois. Higher ed jobs in South Midwest are not limited to faculty. Employment opportunities include clerical work, managing day-to-day campus operations, and administrative positions. Employment is available to higher ed newcomers as well as seasoned professionals, not just at public and private colleges, but at medical schools, teaching hospitals, and private labs.

HERC has developed special search tools and resources for job candidates. Find tools for creating and uploading your resume/CV, as well as setting email alerts for new employment opportunities. If you and your significant other are both searching for new job prospects, use our dual career resources and search tools. We’ve found that providing robust dual career resources helps ease the process of relocation and encourages long-term employee retention.

We understand the importance of finding the right employer. We are proud that the South Midwest HERC’s member employers value diversity, equity, and inclusion.

If you are looking for a new career opportunity in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and southern Illinois, explore the member institutions in our region and find out which higher ed careers in the South Midwest HERC region are a good fit for you.

Is your institution already a HERC member?

HERConnect LogoVisit the South Midwest member portal on HERConnect and learn how HERC helps promote your higher ed careers in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and southern Illinois.

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