Employment

Recruitment & Selection

The Office of Human Resources provides recruitment and selection services to support Search Committees and hiring authorities in employment activities for all position types. We strive to attract and hire diverse and highly qualified candidates who will contribute to the achievement of the University's mission.

information on recruitment and selection
Visit Recruitment and Selection page for forms and helpful Recruitment Resources.

 

Jobs at Appalachian State University are classified into the following categories:

Alternative State of NC Employment

Background Check

Effective February 1, 2010, in order to help provide a safe learning and work environment for our students, staff, and faculty, employment with Appalachian State University is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check. For more information, click here.

Veterans' Preference 

If you claim eligibility for Veterans' Preference, please submit a copy of your DD Form 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty to the Office of Human Resources at Appalachian State University for Verification of eligibility. 

Eligible candidates must submit a DD Form 214 no later than within five (5) business days upon receiving notification from Human Resources when applying for a staff position. DD Form 214 is required in order for HR to confirm eligibility for Veterans' Preference. Applicants do not need to submit a DD Form 214 for each application as long as Human Resources Services has one copy on file. If a DD Form 214 is not on file or if it is not received by the fifth (5th) business day, applicants will be ineligible for Veterans' Preference for the posting applied to. 

To ensure proper handling, please note the job title and position number on your correspondence.

Mail to:

Appalachian State University
The Office of Human Resources Employment
ASU Box 32010 Boone, NC 28608
Fax: 828-262-6489 Attn: Employment
Email: employment@appstate.edu

Equality of Opportunity in the University

Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.

Campus Security & Fire Safety

The Appalachian State University Annual Campus Security & Fire Safety Report is available online at Security & Fire Safety Report. You may request a hard copy by mailing a request to: ASU University Police Department, ASU Box 32113, 461 Rivers Street, Boone, NC 28608-2113.

This report is required of all universities by federal law and discusses crime statistics, procedures for reporting suspicious or criminal activity, security, police authority, crime prevention strategies, university policies on substance abuse and sexual offenses, workplace violence, and fire safety.

 For more information, please visit the Appalachian State University Police website.

About Appalachian

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