Diversity Recruitment

OHSU actively recruits employees, students and volunteers from various diverse communities. OHSU values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. OHSU provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization.

"Diversity is fundamental to OHSU's ability to attract and retain top talent, achieve innovation and creativity, flourish in a competitive market, maximize the return on our investment in people, and ensure flexibility to thrive." (OHSU Diversity Business Case, Policy No. 03-05-030).

Outreach, recruitment and career fairs

OHSU is committed to improving its diversity recruitment efforts. OHSU participates annually in a wide variety of outreach, recruitment and career fairs. These are some of the upcoming events where there will be OHSU recruiters:

8/31/2016, 11a.m.–2p.m., Career Pathways and Money for College FairMHCC Student Union, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham

9/1/2016, 6a.m.–8p.m., Hiring Oregon Heroes
Marriott Courtyard Downtown Convention Center 435 NE Wasco

9/8/2016, 9a.m.–2p.m., Veteran Benefit Expo
Portland Veterans Memorial Coliseum

9/9/2016, 9a.m.–2p.m., The Veterans Stand Down
Veterans Memorial Coliseum

9/15/2016, 10a.m.–1p.m., Hiring Oregon Heroes Career Fair
Doubletree by Hilton, 1000 NE Multnomah Portland, Oregon 97232

Learn more about our current job opportunities.


OHSU recruiters are proactively working with departments to develop a diversity recruitment plan for those positions that are currently underrepresented by minorities, women, people with disabilities and protected veterans. In addition, OHSU actively recruits within LGBTQ community and seeks bilingual talent. Human Resources recruiters work with managers to advertise OHSU job opportunities in a wide variety of professional and diversity focused journals, websites, social media and newspapers.

We value the strong community relationships for the insights and deep wisdom that they provide for our organization. These relationships are the foundation of our success in providing the best care for our community.