Employment Opportunities

Unclassified Faculty and Administrative/Service Position Vacancies

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Last Update:  July 28, 2014

Positions will be removed from this list 30 days after screening begins. Positions preceded by an asterisk (*) have a firm deadline for applications.

Departments are listed alphabetically.

 


 

Executive & Managerial Opportunities

4862. Grain Science and Industry:  Professor and Department Head- PhD or terminal degree in discipline relevant to grain science and industry programs, qualified to be tenured at the rank of full professor in the department, experience in management of budgets personnel, and planning, knowledge of grain handling, storage, processing and utilization; strong industry ties; and proven record of securing grants required, strong record of achievement in fund-raising preferred, tenured position.  Screening of applications has been extended to begin July 31, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dorothy Doan 785-532-7137. Position announcement

4936. K-State Olathe- Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Executive Education- Ph.D. or other terminal degree (DVM, MD, etc.) in a discipline relevant to K-State Olathe priority areas of food/health biosciences or related business, analytics, etc. Administrative and teaching experience in an academic setting required. Experience with non-academic institutions and diverse partnerships preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014. Contact Roberta Robinson 913-307-7316. Position announcement

4937. K-State Olathe- Associate Dean for Research and Innovation- Ph.D. or other terminal degree (DVM, MD, etc.) in a discipline relevant to K-State Olathe’s priority areas of food/health biosciences or related business, analytics, etc. At least three years’ experience in building and leading successful industry and private/public sector R&D programs, and proven ability to mentor researchers in diverse disciplines required. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014. Contact Roberta Robinson 913-307-7316. Position announcement

*4997. K-State Olathe:  Director-Educational Innovation and Strategic Technology- Terminal Master’s degree (MBA, MFA, etc.) in a discipline relevant to K-State Olathe’s priority areas (e.g. biosciences/bioengineering or related areas of business, communication, sociology, psychology, etc.) three years of experience in administering and managing programs, proven success as an educator in developing curriculum, and assessing program outcomes at an accredited university in the U.S., and a working knowledge and appreciation of University operations and organization, as well as the culture and environment of industry and the corporate sector required. PhD in a discipline relevant to K-State Olathe’s priority areas (e.g. biosciences/bioengineering or related areas of business, communication, sociology, psychology, etc.), and experience with non-academic institutions and diverse partnerships including K-12 preferred. Regular position. Deadline for applications is August 5, 2014. Contact Roberta Robinson 913-307-7316. Position announcement

*4998. K-State Olathe:  Executive Director for Administration and Finance -Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field, five years of experience in a leadership and management position for business/finance administration in an academic and/or industry and/or non-profit 501C3 setting, demonstrated success in planning, preparing, developing, justifying and executing budgets, and contracts/agreements,  and experience in business risk assessment, planning and strategic management/execution required. Three years of experience with oversight of business related sectors of information technology, facilities/operations planning and management, Master of Business Administration or Certified Public Accountant, experience supervision and managing AV/IT computing and technology resources, and staff in human resources/human capital preferred. Regular positions. Deadline for applications is August 5, 2014. Contact Roberta Robinson 913-307-7316.  Position announcement

 


 

Faculty Opportunities  

4965. Accounting:  Assistant Professor- PhD in accounting from an AACSB accredited institution, demonstrated research ability required. Experience working with diverse populations, professional accounting certification and an openness to a broad spectrum of accounting research preferred. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins September 9, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Pam Warren 785-532-6184.

5024. Agriculture Economics: Assistant Professor- Earned PhD in agricultural economics, applied economics, economics, or closely related field, knowledge of agricultural production practices and related previous experience, and ability to function effectively in a team setting, both as a leader and team member required. Experience in extension programming, research publications in peer-reviewed journals, and experience in attracting external resources preferred. Screening of applications begins October 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Glenn Tonsor 785-532-1518.

5025. Agronomy:  Assistant Professor- PhD in agronomy, soil science, crop science or related field with a strong background in one or more aspects of precision or site specific agriculture required. Teaching experience at the college level, experience in field research with agronomic crops and Great Plains crop production systems, and experience in grant writing and obtaining extramural funding preferred. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins October 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Kraig Roozboom 785-532-3781. Position announcement

5029. Agronomy:  Assistant Professor- PhD in agronomy, crop science or related field with a strong background in crop production and crop ecology with experience in wheat production and physiology required. Experience in extension activities at the state, region, and local level, forages production experience including alfalfa management other tame forages and winter canola, experience in field research with agronomic crops and Great Plains crop production systems, and experience in grant writing and obtaining extramural funding preferred. Screening of applications begins September 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Ignacio Ciampitti 785-532-6940. Position announcement  

4992. Anatomy and Physiology:  Assistant Professor- Ph.D. in physiology or related field with appropriate post-doctoral research experience required. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins August 4, 2014, and continues until the position is filled. Contact Erin Moore 785-532-4502. Position announcement

4991. Anatomy and Physiology:  Assistant Professor- Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree with appropriate postdoctoral research experience, demonstrated scholarly productivity in cellular, molecular or developmental physiology required. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins August 11, 2014. Contact Erin Moore 785-532-4502. Position announcement  

4978. Animal Sciences and Industry:  Assistant Professor, Equine Nutrition and Management – Ph.D. degree in Animal Science, Equine Science or related field required. Knowledge of the equine industry. Experience in successfully teaching undergraduate student preferred. Tenure-Track position. Screening of applications begins July 25, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Teresa Douthit 785-532-1268. Position announcement

5028. Animal Sciences and Industry:  Assistant Professor/Extension Beef Veterinarian- Earned D.V.M. or equivalent at time of hire, and significant professional experience in beef production with emphasis in beef cattle health required. Advanced degree (MS or PhD) and/or board certification, academic experience in Extension, teaching and/or research, and veterinary experience in a beef or mixed clinical practice preferred. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins August 20, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Dale Blasi 785-532-5427. Position announcement

5030. Animal Sciences and Industry:  Assistant Professor/Food Microbiology- PhD or equivalent at time of hire in food science, animal science, or related discipline strongly focused on food microbiology, commitment to excellence in teaching and student advising, knowledge of required biosafety and biosecurity principles for safely and securely conducting university microbiological research and teaching activities required. Work experience in the food industry in the areas of food safety, process control and/or quality assurance, and understanding international aspects of food protection preferred. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins August 20, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Curtis Kastner 785-532-1234. Position announcement 

4958. Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design:  Instructor-  Master’s degree, at least one degree in apparel and textiles, evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching, experience working in a team environment, and experience using Adobe Creative Suite and OptiTex or equivalent software required. Terminal degree in apparel and textiles, experience in undergraduate teaching in apparel design or product development, and professional work experience in the apparel and textiles industry preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins June 30, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Joy Kozar 785-532-6993. Position announcement

4975. Chemical Engineering:  Assistant/Associate/Full Professor- Bachelors and PhD (by August 2015) in Chemical Engineering or equivalent fields, ability to develop and sustain an active, externally funded research program and effetely manage research projects and student/staff researchers, qualifications to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in chemical engineering curriculum required. Tenure-track position. Screening of applications October 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Peter Pfromm 785-532-4312. 

4935. Civil Engineering:  Instructor- Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field required. Master’s or Ph.D. in civil engineering and work experience is preferred. Part-time term position. Screening of applications begins July 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Robert W. Stokes, 785-532-1586. Position announcement

4950. Hospitality Management and Dietetics:  Assistant/Associate Professor- Earned PhD in hospitality, tourism, or event management-related fields (ABD will be considered if doctorate is granted by the start date), experience with college-level course development and instruction and industry- related work experience required. Expertise in meeting, convention and event management, a well-defined research agenda, and evidence of the ability to secure grants preferred. Tenure Track position. Screening of applications begins October 17, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Kevin Roberts 785-532-2399.  Position announcement

*5006. K-State Libraries-Metadata and Preservation:  Assistant Professor/Digital Initiatives Librarian- MLS or related terminal degree (ALA-accredited) two years’ experience supporting and developing digital collections required. Working knowledge of CSS, XML, XSLT, or other open web standards preferred. Tenure-track position. Deadline for applications has been corrected to August 13, 2014. Contact Michelle Bowen 785-532-5671.  Position announcement

4913. Management: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor- Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship or closely related field (Strategic Management) from an AASB accredited Business School, proven records of excellence in research and teaching in entrepreneurship or closely related field required, tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins July 10, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Bruce Prince 785-532-7459. Position announcement

4832. Marketing:  Assistant/Associate/Professor- PhD in Marketing or related field required, research interest in professional selling and sales management preferred, tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins July 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dawn Deeter-Schmelz 785-532-6880. 

4984. Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering- Assistant Professor- Ph.D. in m

echanical or nuclear engineering or a closely related field, ability to develop and sustain an externally funded research program required. Screening of applications begins October 1, 2014 and continues until the positon is filled. Contact Carol Konold 785-532-014. Position announcement

4983. Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering- Instructor- Master’s degree in mechanical or nuclear engineering or related field required. Ph.D. in mechanical or nuclear engineering or related field, industrial experience, or a professional engineering license preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Carol Konold 785-532-014. Position Announcement

4999. Modern Languages:  Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor- PhD (ABD considered). Native or near-native proficiency in German required. Undergraduate teaching experience, and specialization in 19th-century and/or 20th Century literature preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 22, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Derek Hillard 785-317-3249 or 785-532-1987. 

5016. Southwest Area Extension Office:  Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist- PhD at the time of appointment in agronomy (crops, soils, range, forage, or weed science) or closely related discipline, and experience or training in production agriculture required. Experience with High Plains or Midwest crop production practices, irrigated agricultural production, field plot research, planning and delivering extension programing and writing grant proposals preferred.  Tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins September 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Phil Sloderback 620-275-6164 or Chris Onstad 785-562-6281.  http://www.asi.k-state.edu/about/job-announcements.html

5013. Southwest Area Extension Office:  Instructor/Assistant Professor (Extension Specialist) - EarnedMaster’s in agricultural economics, applied economics, economics or closely related field, and knowledge of agricultural production practices and related previous experience required. Earned PhD degree in agricultural economics, applied economics, economics, or closely related field, experience in extension programing and writing grant proposals preferred. Screening of applications begins September 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dan O’Brien 785-462-6281. http://www.asi.k-state.edu/about/job-announcements.html

 


 

Professional/Administrative Staff (Unclassified) Opportunities 

*5022. Agriculture Economics:  Business Manager- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field, and three years of budget management experience required. Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field, experience with grant and budget administration in a university setting, and quick books preferred. Regular position. Deadline for applications is July 31, 2014. Contact Judy Maberry or Brian Briggeman 785-532-2573. Position announcement  

4974. Agricultural Economics:  Extension Associate- Bachelor’s degree, three years professional experience, previous farm management experience, and ability to travel frequently required. Master’s degree, and knowledge of fundamental farm management decision-making tools and principles of natural resource economics with applications to water quality and watershed management preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 15, 2014. Contact John Leatherman 785-532-4492. http://www.ageconomics.k-state.edu/p.aspx?tabid=38

4979. Agricultural Experiment Station- Coordinator/Health Safety Environmental Coordinator- Bachelor’s degree or an Associate’s degree in safety, health, environment or a closely related field and 1) Currently in good standing as a Certified Safety Professional, Certified Industrial Hygienist, or Certified Associate Industrial Hygienist or 2) Currently in good standing as a Graduate Safety Practitioner or 3) Currently in good standing as an Associate Safety Professional required. Regular position. Screening of applications begins August 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Kim Rothwell 785-532-6148. Position announcement

5023. Agronomy:  Assistant/Associate Agronomist-  Master’s degree in agronomy, crop, soil & weed science, or closely related field with emphasis in soil management/crop production, ability to conceive, plan and implement field plot research, and ability to interpret and report results to the scientific community and clientele of extension program required. PhD in in agronomy, crop, soil & weed science, or closely related field with emphasis in soil management/crop production, experience with agricultural practices common in the Great Plains, demonstrated record of scientific publication, extension programming and competitive grant writing preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Jane Lingenfelser 785-532-7251. Position announcement

4967. Agronomy:  Assistant Scientist-Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy or related field, experience in crop production and field research, including the operation and maintenance of farm equipment required. Master’s in Agronomy or related field, experience conducting agricultural research with the management of by-products and compost preferred. Term position. Screening of applications has been extended to begin July 29, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Dorivar Ruiz-Diaz 785-532-6183.  Position announcement

4903. Agronomy:  Assistant Scientist – Bachelor’s degree in agronomy or related field, experience conducting agricultural research with small plot equipment or experience in production agriculture required.  Experience in plant breeding, plant pathology, plant physiology or related field and the ability to operate farm machinery preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins May 30, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Bill Schapaugh, 785-770-7906. Position announcement

4996. Anatomy and Physiology:  Post-Doctoral Fellow- PhD, MD or BVSC, research experience in cell culture, nanotoxicology, protein identification, Tem, statistics and experience writing manuscripts for nanotechnology journals, knowledge of mechanistic assays, confocal microscopy, and intracellular uptake pathways required. Strong publication record in invitro cell culture, nanomedicine drug delivery, and physicochemical characterization of nanoparticles preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Erin Moore 785-532-4502. Position announcement

5004. Animal Sciences and Industry:  Research Assistant, Equine Manager- Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science or related field, experience with the management and care of horses, in the horse industry, riding and handling horses in a professional manner required. Master’s degree in Animal Science or related field, experience managing a horse herd and equestrian facility, training, showing western horses, judging, breeding and farrier experience preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 25, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Joann Kouba 785-532-1240. Position announcement

4952. Animal Sciences and Industry: Research Assistant- Bachelor’s degree, and general laboratory experience required. Experience in culture immune cells and tissue, RNA quantification, gene expression (RT-qPCR and RNA-seq) immunohistochemistry, radioimmunoassay (RIA), enzyme-linked immunoassay (ELISA), or flow cytometry, livestock handling experience and experience in serial blood and tissue collection form livestock preferred. Term position. Screening of applicants begins June 27, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Jeff Stevenson 785-532-1243.

4964. Animal Science and Industry:  Research Assistant- Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or closely related field, experience or training in chemical analyses, preparing samples for analysis and ability to operate/physically maintain lab equipment required. Master’s in Chemistry or closely related field, background/experience with analytical/instrumental chemistry, and understanding of livestock feeds preferred. Term position.  Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Evan Titgemeyer 785-532-1220. Position announcement

4971. Animal Science: Teaching Associate- Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, Biology, Science or Agricultural Education or related field, completed coursework in anatomy and physiology required. Master’s degree in animal science, biology, science or agricultural education, or related field, broad knowledge of animal agriculture, experience teaching undergraduate students, dissection of mammalian species and structure, laboratory techniques such as PCR, Western blotting and immunohistochemistry, creation of instructional materials and/or media and knowledge of video editing and/or animation software preferred.  Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Term position. Contact Dr. Tim Rozell 785-532-2239. Position announcement

5007. Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics: Research Assistant- Bachelor’s degree in genetics, biology, biochemistry, or a relevant life science field, and prior laboratory research experience required. Master’s degree in genetics, biology, biochemistry, or a relevant life science field preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 4, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Erika R. Geisbrecht 785-532-3154.  Position announcement

4993. Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics:  Research Associate- PhD in biology, genetics, biochemistry, or related field, extensive experience with Drosophila  genetics; specifically studying the role of EGFR signaling in different tissues in development, experience with microscopy, molecular biology and supervising and training undergraduates required. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 15, 2014.  Contact Erika Geisbrecht 785-532-3154. Position announcement

5020. Biology:  Research Technician- Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources, Biology, or related field, experience in capture and handling lesser prairie-chickens, prairie grouse, or other terrestrial avian species, vhf radio telemetry, vegetation identification of prairie plants required. Direct experience with lesser prairie-chickens in Kansas preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 10, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact David Haukos 806-939-9404. Position announcement

4938. Business Administration-Student Services Instructional Support:  Advisor/Academic Advisor- Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree in College Student Development, Business or related field, experience in academic advising in higher education, working with diverse student populations, and with first generation students preferred.  Screening of applications has been extended to begin July 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Contact Bente Janda 785-532-6180. Position announcement

5009. Career and Employment Services:  Coordinator/Career Development Coordinator-Bachelor’s degree, experience in university student services, teaching, human resource management or related field required. Pursuit of or possession of Master’s degree is preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 28, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Jami Clark 785-532-1637.  http://www.k-state.edu/ces/jobopenings/jobopenings.html

*5031. Chemical Engineering- Fellow (Post Doc) - PhD in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or Material Science, experience in density functional theory methods, and molecular modeling required. Familiar with heterogeneous catalysis, and surface chemistry preferred.  Term position. Deadline for applications July 25, 2014. Contact Dr. Bin Liu

4953. Counseling Services:  Assistant Director- Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited program, four years post-doctoral experience as a clinician in a college or university counseling center position. Completion of an APA accredited internship, eligible for license in the State of Kansas and licensed in Kansa and capable of independent practice within a negotiable timeframe, and fully licensed and in good standing for at least two years in any state required. Two years of coordination or organizational responsibilities, five years of experience as licensed clinician and providing clinical supervision to trainees, and experience with administrative activities related to training preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 7, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Laurie Wesley 785-532-6927.  Position announcement

4947. Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology: Fellow (Post Doc)- Ph.D. in molecular biology, vaccinology, microbiology, immunology, or related fields, research experience in molecular biology and vaccinology, experience with DNA and RNA isolation, PCR including SOE PCR, chimeric gene construction and gene cloning, recombinant protein expression, purification and characterization, animal immunization with all different routes, antibody titration and neutralization required. Knowledge, experience and skills in enteric infections disease pathogenesis studies and vaccine development, recent post doc experience preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins June 30, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Wendy Michaels.

4962. Diagnostic Medicine:  Research Associate- PhD in epidemiology, biostatistics, or related fields, experience analyzing population data, research and publications on livestock health, performance economics, or food safety, skills in study design, statistical analysis, and interpretation of data/results required. DVM and experience in food animal (preferably bovine) production systems, knowledge and applied expertise in both experimental and observational research design/analysis preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Brandy Nowakowski.   

4977. Education- Program Director- Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Education or related field, two years teaching in internal setting, knowledge of educational research methods, EFL/ESl curriculum development experience, and the ability ot work and live in Ecuador for one year required. Three years of supervision of professional staff or related experience preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Susan Erichsen 785-532-5551.  Position announcement

5010. Educational and Personal Development:  Coordinator /Academic and Life Skills Coaching Coordinator- Master’s degree in counseling, learning psychology, student development, academic advising or related field teaching and higher education experience required. Experience working with college students in counseling or advising role, and working with minority, low-income first generation college students preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 6, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Michael L. Lynch, 785-532-7305. Position announcement

4959. Entomology:  Research Associate- Ph.D. in biological control or integrated pest management with a strong background in understanding whole organism biology and ecology of plants and insects, maintain a Commercial Pesticide Applicator license (Kansas), experience in calculating treatment rates, calibrations, and maintenance of application equipment required. Experience using enzyme-like immunsorbent assays preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 9, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. 

5012. Entomology:  Research Associate- PhD in biology, entomology, or closely related field with a strong background in evolutionary biology, ecology, environmental physiology or genomics and background in the application of statistical models required. Experience with Linux command line environments and scripting languages preferred. Screening of applications begins August 5, 20144 and continues until the position is filled.  Contact Gregory Ragland 785-532-6139. Position announcement

4951. Geography: Research Associate- Ph.D. in a relevant ecological, Earth, or environmental science required. Background in paleoecology, ecosystem ecology, or both, experience with GIS, programming, and /or elemental analysis is preferred. Screening of applications begins July 7, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Kendra K. McLachlan 785-532-6155. Position announcement

4966. Geology:  Fellow Post Doc Research –PhD in geology, biology, environmental engineering, or related field, and must have published at least one first-authored peer-reviewed journal article required. Experience carrying out bioreactor experiments, performing geochemical analyses, and/or preforming molecular microbiological analyses preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Matthew Kirk 785-532-2616.  Position announcement

4954. Hospitality Management and Dietetics:  Research Assistant Professor or Research Associate Professor- Master’s degree from an accredited university in dietetics, hospitality, food science, public health, veterinary science or foodservice-related field by the start date, previous research experience, and industry-related work experience required. Ph.D. from and an accredited university in dietetics, hospitality, food science, public health, veterinary science or foodservice-related field, previous college-level teaching experience and work experience in child nutrition programs preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 21, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Kevin Sauer 785-532-5581. http://www.he.k-state.edu/employment/

4961. Housing and Dining Services:  Residence Area/Apartment Living Coordinator- Master’s degree in student personnel, counseling or a related area required. Experience working with on-campus apartment housing preferred.  Term position. Screening of applications begins June 27, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Tonya Wessel 785-395-0308.  Position announcement

5011. Information Technology Assistance Center:  IT Consultant- Bachelor’s degree or three years’ of related coursework or employment experience in information technology, three years’ of experience in desktop support, help desk, and/or technical support environment, knowledge and hands-on experience in the configuration and administration of desktop operating systems for users in a multi-user LAN environment, and knowledge and experience in the use of Windows applications required. Bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information systems or related field plus one year of experience in electronics, electrical engineering, telecommunications (five years of experience can be substituted for this qualification) preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins August 4, 2014 and continues until the position filled. Contact Viki Horan 785-532-2510. Position announcement  

*5014. K-State Athletics:  Assistant Coach Track/Assistant Track Coach- Bachelor’s degree, experience at the NCAA Division I level coaching/teaching student athletes in pole vault event with proven ability to recruit NCAA Division I quality student-athletes required. Deadline for applications is July 31, 2014 by 12:00 Noon CDT. Contact mailto:HR@statesports.com . Position announcement

*5018. K-State Athletics: Staff Assistant- Bachelor’s degree and experience as a NCAA Division I track and field student –athlete, knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Excel programs, and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. Term position. Deadline for applications is July 31, 2014 by 12:00 Noon CDT. Contact mailto:HR@statesports.com . Position announcement 

4981. K-State Center for Child Development:  Teaching Assistant/Assistant Teacher- High school diploma and one year teaching experience in a licensed center or preschool or seven to nine credit hours in child development or equivalent early childhood training with three months experience in a licensed center or preschool, ability to pass a KBI background check, physical and TB test required. Child Development Associate Credential or AA or Bachelor’s degree in Child development or related field preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 16, 2014 and continues until position is filled. Contact Ashley Lignitz, 785-532-3700. 

4994. 4981. K-State Center for Child Development: Teaching Assistant/Assistant Teacher- High school diploma and or Child Development Associate credential with three months experience caring for Infants or Toddlers, ability to pass a KBI background check, physical and TB test required. Child Development Associate Credential or AA or Bachelor’s degree in Child development or related field preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 18, 2014 and continues until position is filled. Contact Ashley Lignitz, 785-532-3700.

5001. Kansas Forest Service:  Assistant Forester- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in forestry from a Society of American Foresters accredited college or university, Forest Hydrology work including plan writing using GIS and ArcView computer technology required. Master’s degree in Forest Hydrology or a closely related field in natural resource management preferred.  Water Quality Forester term position. Screening of applications begins August 11, 2014, and continues until the position is filled. Contact Cathy Sandoval 785-532-3301. Position announcement  

4990. Lafene Health Center: Nurse Practitioner -APRN, current Kansas License to practice as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, graduation form a Nursing Education Program approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing, one year experience as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in family practice, National Certification as an Advanced Practice Nurse, and DEA certification required. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 28, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Robin Millington 785-532-7755. 

4956. Interior Architecture & Product Design:  Advisor/Academic Advisor- Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree, bachelor’s degree in a design-related field, and one year advising experience preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Katherine Ankerson, 785-532-5992.  Position announcement 

4973. McCain Auditorium:  Associate Technical Director- Bachelor’s degree of Arts or Fine Art’s in technical theater or equivalent, and two years in a similar “roadhouse” venue required, Masters of Fine Arts is preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 31, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Kyle McGuffin 785-532-6427. 

4986. Network & Telecommunication Services: Network Specialist/Network Systems Analyst-  Associates degree plus two years’ experience in designing and managing large, enterprise-scale networks knowledge of OSI model network fundamentals, network protocols, routing protocols, and proficiency in the configuration and trouble shooting of enterprise-level switches, routers and wireless controllers required. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014. Position announcement

4985. Office of Mediated Education: Associate Director for Applications- Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or a related field, five years of relevant experience, five years of experience as a software engineer, and three years or more experience leading a software development team required. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014 and continues until the positon is filled. Contact Viki Horan 785-532-2510. Position announcement

4976. Office of Undergraduate Research-Developing Scholars: Coordinator-Master’s degree in Communication/Writing, one year of experience in an academic setting interacting with students, faculty, and staff required. Part-time term position. Screening of applications begins July 18, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Anita Cortez 785-532-5385. 

5008. Physics:  Research Associate- Ph.D. in Physics or related areas (biophysics or chemistry), and have a publication record of analytic theory in soft condensed matter or biophysics required. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Jeremy Schmit 785-532-1621. Position announcment

5015. Physics:  Research Associate- PhD in physics, science education or related areas, research experience while completing PhD or equivalent degrees and two years of coursework in physics required. Dissertation in physics education research preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins September 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Peggy Matthews 785-532-1602. Position announcement

5014. Physics:  Research Associate- PhD in experimental particle physics and research experience in experimental particle physics required. Knowledge of and involvement in hardware, software and physics analysis preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 25, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Peggy Matthews 785-532-1602. Position announcement

4960. Plant Pathology:  Business Manager- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field and three years of grants/budget administration experience or Bachelor’s degree in any other area and six years of university grant/budget administration experience and two years of supervisory experience required. Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field, experience with grant and budget administration in a university setting, ten years of grant/management experience and five years of supervisory experience preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dorith Rotenberg or John Leslie 785-532-6176. Position announcement

4556.  Plant Pathology:  Research Associate-Post Doc- Ph.D. degree in biological science or computational science, experience with genomic data analyses supported by related professional publications required, experience with UNIX, R and Python or Perl, background in population genetics preferred, term position.  Screening of applications begins October 1, 2014 and continues until position is filled.  Contact plantpath@ksu.edu. Position announcement

*4833. Plant Pathology:  Research Technician-  Bachelor’s in molecular biology, genetics or related biological fields, knowledge of and/or experience in research genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry and/or microbiology required, Master’s degree or equivalent in the field of molecular biology, genetics or related field, experience in molecular biology techniques, basic bioinformatics and statistical data analysis preferred, term position. Deadline for applications is August 15, 2014. Contact plantpath@ksu.edu

5003. Plant Pathology:  Web Data Developer- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or five years of website design experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree, demonstrated ability in designing and completing web design projects, demonstrated ability with HTML, CSS, web design concepts and digital images required. Experience in Photoshop, Gimp or other digital image manipulation software preferred. Term position. Screening of applications begins August 18, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Jeanna Cox 785-532-6176. Position announcement

4980. Salina Admissions:  Admissions Representative- Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree, admissions experience, K-State Graduate, knowledge of ISIS and Talisma software preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 9, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dixie Schierlman 785-826-2643 or Amy Sellers 785-826-2971. Position announcement

4957. Salina-Applied Aviation Research Center:  Operations Manager- Bachelor’s degree, Qualified UAS operator, Two years’ experience in UAS, FAA Private Pilot Certificate, Current FAA Class II Flight Medical, and knowledge of Certificate of Authorization process required. Bachelor’s degree in UAS, certificate of Authorization development, application, management, experience with civilian UAS applications, Piccolo autopilot, Systems integration, FAA Commercial Pilot License and/or Certified Flight Instructor, and one year of classroom and lab technical instruction experience preferred.  Screening of applications begins July 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Mark Blanks 785-826-7170. Position announcement

5021. Salina Aviation:  Director of Operations- Bachelor’s degree, three years in a supervisory role, FAR 141 Flight Instruction experience, five years’ experience as a flight instructor, minimum 1,600 dual instruction hours given, 3000 total Flight Hours Pilot In Command or Airline Transport Pilot Certificate and Advanced and Instrument Ground Instructor Certificates required. Screening of applications begins August 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Eric Shappee 785-826-2630/Marlene Walker 785-826-2611 /Denise Werth 785-826-2612. Position announcement

4963. Salina Student Services:  Coordinator (Student Diversity)- Bachelor’s degree, and three years’ experience in a student services capacity required. Master’s degree, admissions experience, K-State Graduate, knowledge of ISIS and Talisma software preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 9, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Jess Simpson 785-826-2645 or Dixie Schierlman 785-826-2643. Position announcement

5017. Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work- Academic Advisor- Bachelor’s degree required. One year of experience advising students and/or working with university student populations and bachelor’s degree in sociology or related field preferred. Part-time regular position. Screening of applications begins July 23, 2014. Contact Karen Rundquist 785-532-6865. Position announcement 

4995. Undergraduate Admissions:  Project Coordinator- Bachelor’s degree, experience as a proof reader, copywriter and copy editor, and experience with project management including facilitating on-going communication with all stakeholders required.  Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, and Marketing, Public Relations, Communication or a related field, experience working in marketing and previous experience in admissions preferred. Screening of applications has been extended to begin August 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Sally Routson 785-532-6250. http://www.k-state.edu/admit/projectcoordinator.pdf

4931. Veterinary  Health Center:  Medical Staff Professional/Large Animal Nursing Technical Supervisor- two year college program in veterinary or animal technology accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, five years of post-graduate experience in veterinary medicine, preferably with large animals, one year of post-graduate experience supervising veterinary technician support staff, and registered as a paraprofessional under the authority of Kansas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners upon employment required, working knowledge of human resource management an conflict resolution preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins September 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled.  Contact Dr. Shirley Arck 785-532-5708. Position announcement

4754. Vet Health Center:  Medical Staff Profession- ICU Nursing/Technical Supervisor- Completion of a two-year college program in veterinary or animal technology accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, five years of post-graduate experience in veterinary critical care or emergency medicine, one year of post-graduate experience supervising veterinary technician support staff, and registered as a paraprofessional under the authority of Kansas Board of Veterinary Medical examiners upon employment required. Five years’ experience supervising veterinary technical/nursing paraprofessionals, and working knowledge of human resource management and conflict resolution preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins September 1, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Dr. Shirley Arck 785-532-5708. Position announcement  


 

Internal   

5000. Accounting: Director of the Master of Accountancy Program- Master of Accountancy or Ph.D., faculty member of the department of accounting in the college of business, and eligible to attain Graduate standing (full or associate) required, term position. Screening of applications begins September 8, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Pam Warren 785-532-2184. 

4987. Graduate School:  Associate Dean Student Services and Enrollment management - Professor at Kansas State University with tenure, experience serving as major professor for terminal degree candidates; substantial experience in graduate education and research; demonstrated experience in student services including program development; and demonstrated commitment to excellence in graduate education and supports diversity required. Recent experience as a graduate program director and service on the Graduate Council preferred. Part-time tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins July 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Shannon Fox 785-532-5344. Position announcement

4988. Graduate School:  Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research -Professor at Kansas State University with tenure, experience serving as major professor for terminal degree candidates; substantial experience in graduate education and research; demonstrated knowledge of outcome assessment and accreditation/program review, and demonstrated commitment to excellence in graduate education and supports diversity required.  Recent experience as a graduate program director and service on the Graduate Council preferred. Part-time tenure-track position. Screening of applications begins July 22, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Shannon Fox 785-532-5344. Position announcement

4989. Graduate School:  Project Coordinator- Earned Master’s degree form an accredited college or university, demonstrated ability to organize information, schedule activities/events, experience with event planning and management required. Ph.D., knowledge of graduate programs and University offices, and experience with the Graduate Student Council preferred. Regular position. Screening of applications begins July 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact Shannon Fox 785-532-5344. Position announcement

4972. Housing and Dining Services:  Instructor/Unit Head, Kramer Dining Center- Master’s degree in foodservice management or dietetics, three-five years of experience in university dining services; registered and licensed Dietitian required. Term position. Screening of applications begins July 14, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Contact John Pence 785-532-0332. Position announcement