Academic Human Resources (Faculty HR)

UW Tacoma is committed to fostering a community of educators who are dedicated to creating the best possible learning experience for our students. Achieving this goal requires employing quality faculty and motivated academic staff.

Academic HR News

The Office of Academic Affairs announces two open positions, one for Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and one for Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Affairs . These are both exciting opportunities available to UW Tacoma faculty only. The position announcements are attached and applications will be accepted through April 22, 2016.

Any questions about the positions can be sent to the search committee chairs as listed below:
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research - Dr. J.W. Harrington,
Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Affairs – Dr. Jill Purdy,


Open Faculty Positions

Information about current positions seeking applicants is located on the UW Academic Human Resources website. Find detailed information HERE.

Doing the Heavy Lifting

April 26, 2016

Brothers Nut and Nuk Suwanchote started a powerlifting club on campus to give UW Tacoma an athletic presence - they succeeded.

The SHED at UW Tacoma's Giving Garden.

The Giving Garden Grows a SHED

April 19, 2016

A community partnership with Clover Park Technical College yields the Giving Garden's new Sustainable Hub for Education and Demonstration (SHED).