Employment Opportunities

Jobs at Northeastern University–Seattle

Thank you for your interest in working for Northeastern University–Seattle.  At Northeastern University, we strive to create a vibrant and diverse community, characterized by collaboration, creativity and an unwavering commitment to excellence. Our core mission is to educate students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and to create and translate knowledge to meet global and societal needs.

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer. You can also view Northeastern University Employee Benefits.


Student Jobs

If you’re interested in a applying for the below jobs, please apply as soon as possible.  Students from all programs are encouraged to apply to both the administrative and ITS positions.  Of current, the TA position is for MSCS+MSCS ALIGN student only.  All positions are for current students only; incoming Fall students are eligible to apply for jobs once enrolled.

*Students applying for either position must be available to attend new student orientation on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

Please apply through MyNEU; under the Self-Service tab, please find at the bottom right, jobs posted within “Student Employment” link.  Click on “find a job”:
• Seattle Campus Administrative Assistant; ID# 17608 (with questions, email Anne Maria: a.jacobson@northeastern.edu
• Seattle Campus ITS Support Assistant; ID# 17609 (with questions, email Desiree: d.gualandri@northeastern.edu
• MS Computer Science TA job # is: 21268


Marketing Manager

Northeastern University’s Seattle Campus

The Marketing and Enrollment Manager is responsible for the development and implementation of a fully integrated marketing and communication plan to support the strategic vision and new student enrollment goals for Northeastern University Seattle.

The Marketing and Enrollment Manager will work collaboratively with Enrollment Management team and the University’s leadership in Seattle to understand enrollment goals and ultimately develop lead cultivation and conversion strategies that will meet those stated goals. This role is responsible for both the generation of leads as well as contributing to the conversion of qualified leads to applicants.

The Marketing and Enrollment Manager is responsible for the development and execution of annual program- and audience-specific marketing plans and tactics to generate interest and demand for the designated portfolio of the Seattle Hub. Plans should incorporate an integrated mix of appropriate mediums (such as online/web advertising, search engine marketing, direct mail, radio, social media, web content, etc). Specifically, the Marketing and Enrollment Manager should have strong knowledge and experience in digital marketing strategies to build digitally sophisticated marketing plans to attract the desired customer segments per programs.

The Marketing and Enrollment Manager will be responsible for executing, tracking, and reporting on these plans with an expectation of continued assessment to improve results and conversions. This position will be also responsible for monitoring budgets and production timelines to ensure each initiative is accomplished within the appropriate parameters. He/she is responsible for managing vendor relationships and business processes related to the execution of all communications. Knowledge and experience with CRM and Marketing Automation tools is necessary, as the Marketing and Enrollment Manager will be responsible for working with University systems and tools.

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Career & Academic Coach

Northeastern University’s Seattle Campus

The Northeastern University Global Network (NUGN) and the College of Professional Studies invite applications from qualified individuals to provide graduate and undergraduate students a personalized academic and career coaching experience from the point of admission through graduation and beyond. Each coach will partner with an assigned caseload of students to facilitate the development of an academic and professional development plan that incorporates intentional career planning and exploration, experiential learning, and engagement with networks and communities.

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Assistant/Associate/Teaching Professor

College of Computer and Information Science

The College of Computer and Information Science invites applications for the positions of Assistant Teaching Professor(s), Associate Teaching Professor(s) and Teaching Professor(s). Primary responsibilities will be teaching graduate courses in the Computer Science and/or Information Science fields. Positions will begin in September 2016. Salary is competitive and promotional tracks are available. We have several openings and invite applications for teaching only and teaching plus research positions. For more information about the college, please visit http://www.ccs.neu.edu.

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Full-Time Lecturer

College of Computer and Information Science

The College of Computer and Information Science invites applications for the position of Lecturer(s) at the Seattle campus. Primary responsibilities will be teaching graduate courses in the Computer Science and/or Information Science fields. We have several openings and positions will begin in January 2016 or September 2016. Salary is competitive and promotional tracks are available. For more information about the College, please visit http://www.ccs.neu.edu.

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Full-Time Lecturer – ALIGN program

College of Computer and Information Science

Full-Time Lecturer for the MS Computer Science ALIGN program in Seattle.  Primary responsibilities will be teaching graduate courses in the MS Computer Science ALIGN Program. The program is designed to teach students from all backgrounds (technical to liberal arts) and transition them to graduate work and successful careers in computer science. The program is also aimed at increasing diversity in the field.  and develop online/hybrid Computer Science courses in the Computer Science graduate program.

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Asst. Director Graduate Advising & Student Services

College of Computer and Information Science

Provide professional support to the Program Director of the MS in Computer Science program of the Graduate School of the College of Computer and Information Science, Seattle Campus. Manage all graduate program administrative activities including advising students on academic and curriculum/registration matters; provide program development and delivery support for Seattle-based MS and ALIGN students; attend all relevant committee meetings. Manage and maintain the graduate student database utilizing Salesforces, Banner, and the Argos systems. Prepare reports and analyses for the Dean, Associate Dean, and Seattle Program Director.

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Part-Time Lecturer

College of Computer and Information Science

Part-Time Lecturer Fall 2016 / Spring 2017 Teach and develop online/hybrid Computer Science courses in the Computer Science graduate program.

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Part-Time Lecturer

College of Engineering

The Graduate School of Engineering at Northeastern University is seeking experienced instructors to teach part time in the M.S. in Engineering Management program or M.S. in Information Systems program at the Seattle, Washington campus.

Serious consideration is given to applicants with the following credentials, skills, and attitudes:

  • Doctoral degree in Engineering Management, Information Systems, or related field (Masters degree in Engineering Management, Information Systems, or related field may be acceptable with 10+ years of work experience)
  • Experience teaching graduate level engineering courses
  • Commitment to teaching excellence
  • Ability to communicate and interact with students in on-ground or online courses
  • Ability to collaborate with colleagues across multiple NU campuses

Successful applicants are typically hired as part-time faculty at Northeastern University’s College of Engineering. Instructors will teach for ~ 3 hours per week for the assigned semester. As positions arise, competitive applicants will be automatically considered for extended part-time and full-time positions. 

Courses are offered primarily in the evening during the week. Successful hires need to be available to teach in the evening hours once per week at the Seattle campus.

To apply, please email Dr. Tristan Johnson, Executive Director of Graduate Education Initiatives at tri.johnson@northeastern.edu. Please submit your resume and a cover letter stating the degree program that you would like to be considered for along with potential course topics that you would be qualified to teach.

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Part-Time Lecturer

Commerce and Economic Development

The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applications for a part-time faculty position to teach graduate level courses in the master’s degree program in Commerce and Economic Development.

Launched in Winter 2012, the CED program offers students the opportunity to apply economics and analytical techniques to commerce and economic development and distinguish themselves as analysts in either the public or private sectors. The position requires working with CED faculty to deliver high-quality course content and support students in learning and skills development.

Current openings exist in the following courses, but not limited to:

  • Applied Mathematics and Statistics for Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Economics of Human Capital
  • Cultural Economic Development
  • Law and Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Sustainable Economic Development
  • Economics of E-Commerce

Please refer to our program’s website to view a more detailed description of your course of interest.

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Part-Time Lecturer

Nonprofit Management

The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applicants for part-time positions in the Nonprofit Management program as an Adjunct Lecturer in one or more of the following areas:

  • Nonprofit legal governance
  • Nonprofit financial management
  • Nonprofit human resource management
  • Nonprofit grant writing
  • Nonprofit fundraising
  • Nonprofit promotions

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Part-Time Instructor

Global Pathways

Northeastern University of Boston, Massachusetts is seeking experienced ESL instructors to staff its Global Pathways Program on the Seattle campus.

We are interested in individuals with the following criteria:

  • Master’s degree in ESL or related field
  • Experience teaching ESL at the university level
  • Successful track record working with international students
  • Overarching concern for meeting the educational needs of international students
  • Commitment to excellence in teaching and learning
  • Enthusiasm for collaborating with colleagues in both Seattle and Boston

Successful applicants will be hired as part-time faculty at Northeastern University’s NU Global department, which specializes in preparing international students for degree program study at Northeastern. Instructors will teach between 3 and 6 hours a week from September through December 2016. Depending on performance, there may be opportunity to extend the teaching assignment.

Interested candidates should submit an application here: https://neu.peopleadmin.com/postings/42059