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Job opportunities

Administrative Consultant (Assistant to the Chief of Staff)

The Assistant to the Chief of Staff reports to the Chief of Staff and Director of Community Relations, or COS, within the President’s Office. The Assistant to the Chief of Staff will assist the COS in efforts to coordinate community affairs for Kansas State University representing the President’s Office on issues related to the City of Manhattan, Riley County and the region.

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Provost and Executive Vice President

Provost Position Profile documentThe provost and executive vice president serves as the chief academic officer of a modern land-grant university with responsibility for academic and senior-level internal leadership. The provost serves as the primary representative for the president in his/her absence, working with the team of senior staff who are responsible for achieving the University's established major goals identified by the president and the board of regents in the K-State 2025 strategic plan. In addition, the provost supervises and guides the work of the senior university-wide academic staff and of the deans.

View the Provost ad Executive Vice President position description (pdf).

Application process

Please send application materials electronically as a single PDF file addressed to the search committee chair, Dr. Peter Dorhout, Vice President for Research via Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates at apsearch@storbeckpimentel.com. Applications should include:

  1. a letter of interest that summarizes the candidate’s qualifications;
  2. a current curriculum vitae;
  3. a 2-3 page resume; and
  4. three references with complete contact information and a description of the candidate's relationship with each.

All correspondence will be considered in confidence and nominations and inquiries are encouraged. Review of applications and nominations begins immediately, and will continue until the position is filled, which is expected by July 1, 2018.


Nominations may be directed to Dr. Peter Dorhout at dorhout@ksu.edu and Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates at apsearch@storbeckpimentel.com. Please include name and contact information for the nominee.

View the university strategic plan.

View the university organization chart (PDF)