Why choose Bishop’s?
It’s home to fascinating people doing amazing things! Here, you’ll find passionate scholars, well-known researchers, inquisitive students, award-winning coaches, dedicated athletes, and dozens of talented staff members—all of whom work hard every day to ensure BU remains one of the top undergraduate universities in the country.
Working at Bishop’s – the perks
By joining our close-knit campus community, you will uncover countless ways that you can contribute to the work of the university, inspire students (and be inspired by them!), and hone your own skills and expertise.
Need more reasons to consider BU? Here are just a few!
At Bishop’s University, you will:
- Be part of, and play an important role in, a stimulating learning community.
Working at Bishop’s University gives you the opportunity to play an important role in the creation of the unique academic and social environment that defines the Bishop’s experience.
- Join a supportive, bilingual and diverse community.
Not everyone thinks of Bishop’s University as a bilingual work environment, but it’s true! Every day, activities take place in both English and French, all across our campus. Plus, we proudly support and encourage diversity in our campus community, which means our students, faculty and staff all benefit from exposure to a multicultural medley of languages and cultures.
- Benefit from a variety of opportunities to improve your overall health and well-being.
We understand the importance of good health, and we truly care about the well-being of our employees. This is why we offer attractive discounts on memberships to our newly renovated John H. Price Sports & Recreation Centre and our sports and recreation programs, as well as reduced rates for all services offered through the Bishop’s University sports medicine clinic.
- Get opportunities for professional and academic development.
At Bishop’s University, we are strong believers in personal and professional growth, as well as lifelong learning. As a result, we are proud to offer all BU faculty and staff members a variety of opportunities for professional and academic development.
- Receive a competitive benefits program.
Bishop’s University offers its employees a full range of benefits, including health, life, and disability insurance, a pension plan and access to an employee and family assistance program.
About Bishop’s University
Located in Sherbrooke, Quebec, in the borough of Lennoxville, Bishop’s University is one of Canada’s premier undergraduate institutions. A predominantly residential school, the university welcomes approximately 2,400 students each year and is focused on delivering a liberal-style education in an intimate learning environment that encourages exploration and discovery. Bishop’s University is classified as one of the 20 largest employers in the Eastern Townships region.
To learn more about Bishop’s University, take a look at our About BU section.