Open Positions


Research Foundation Central Office

Manager, Sponsored Programs Pre-Award


Mineta Transportation Institute

None at this time


On the SJSU Campus

None at this time


Moss Landing Marine Labs

Laboratory Technician


Human Factors Program at NASA

Research Associate (Aviation Development)


Senior Research Associate (MAS/DigIT)


Program Manager


Timpany Center

None at this time.


International Gateways

None at this time




Application Procedure

In order to be considered for the position for which they are applying, all applicants are required to submit a formal application for employment [Employment Application] as well as their resume and their letter of interest. No applications will be considered unless a formal employment application and materials are submitted, as noted.

Please address your formal employment application and materials directly to:

San Jose State University Research Foundation

Attn: HR/Job Code _______  (listed on the job description)

210 North 4th Street

San Jose, CA  95112

Or email to

Only applications for currently open and available positions will be accepted.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer and federal contractor, the San Jose State University Research Foundation is required by applicable laws to compile summary data on the sex, ethnicity, disability status and veteran status of applicants for Research Foundation positions. For the purpose of statistical analysis only, we are requesting each applicant to complete and return the Summary Data form with their letter of interest and resume.  The Summary Data Form is already a part of the formal application for employment.

In Person

An applicant may also obtain information and can also submit a formal application and materials, as noted above, in person by visiting the SJSU Research Foundation, located at 210 North 4th Street, 3th Floor, San Jose, CA  95112 (corner of St. James and North 4th Streets).

Research Foundation employment is separate and distinct from San Jose State University or State of California employment.  Research Foundation employees are not employees of either SJSU or of the state of California.