If you’re looking for a career that allows you to be at the front end of what's happening in the community and what's happening in the next generation workplace, there's no better place to work than University Extension. Our mission is to engage broadly across industries within the for-profit, not-for-profit, leadership development and academic practice community.
We’re an ever-changing education and public programs provider responding to the trends shaping the future of San Diego and our global community.
Extension’s modest but versatile staff of 200 excels by creating an exciting environment populated with important ideas, cutting-edge initiatives and industry innovators. There are no small jobs at UC San Diego Extension; our objectives are too urgent/visionary for that.
Whether your interest lies in health care, arts and humanities, human resources, technology or pre-college education, you’re going to be in a hub for community education and professional education that’s designed to be transformative.
If you’re looking for a career in which you can make a difference, you want to work with us.
If you’re interested in helping people develop the skills our community needs to succeed in the new economy, you want to work with us.
If you believe in promoting education as a tool for change, make your career with us as we develop programming that spans the spectrum from outreach to first-generation, underrepresented elementary school students to training of C-suite executives. UC San Diego strives to be an integral part of the future of our region, and so can you.
—Dean Mary Walshok
" I am a 'connector.' I am curious about people and their stories. Through my current profession at Extension, I get to apply my curiosity and connector-superpower to help others gain access to tools to go after their personal, professional, academic, and/or passion goals, globally. "