Employment with the College
The College is always looking for qualified candidates to fill open positions. Please note that positions are listed here as soon as they become available. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.
The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is currently looking for qualified candidates for the positions listed below. When the position becomes available, a "view" tab will be accessible under "listing.
In searches for Assistant Professors, exceptional candidates at higher ranks may, in some cases, be considered. Candidates must present evidence of scholarly or creative productivity and effective teaching.
Positions are expected to begin as early as August 18, 2015. Ph.D. or terminal degree is expected by start date of appointment.
Preferred candidates would contribute to the climate of diversity in the College, including a diversity of scholarly approaches, and will advance both the College's strategic goals and the University's Bold Aspirations.
“The University of Kansas is especially interested in hiring faculty members who can contribute to four key campus-wide strategic initiatives: (1) Sustaining the Planet, Powering the World: (2) Promoting Well-Being, Finding Cures; (3) Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities; and (4) Harnessing Information, Multiplying Knowledge. For more information, see http://www.provost.ku.edu/strategic-plan/initiatives.”
|Applied Behavioral Science and the Life Span Institute||Kansas Health Foundation (Associate or Full) Professor for Community Leadership and Associate or Senior Scientist for the Life Span Institute (Co-Director of the Work Group for Community Health and Development)||Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities and Promoting Well-Being, Finding Cures||VIEW|
|Classics||Open Rank, Greek Literature and Epic Tradition||Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities||VIEW|
|Clinical Child Psychology and the Life Span Institute**||Full Professor/Senior Scientist, Autism Spectrum Disorders||Promoting Well-being, Finding Cures||VIEW|
|Film & Media Studies||Assistant Professor, Indigenous/Global Media Activism or Global/World Media||Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities||VIEW|
|Mathematics||Henry J. Bischoff - Ellis B. Stouffer Distinguished Professor, Open Specialization||VIEW|
|Mathematics||Visiting Assistant Professor, Algebra||VIEW|
|Molecular Biosciences||Assistant or Associate Professor, Genomics||Promoting Well-being, Finding Cures||VIEW|
|Slavic Languages & Literatures||Assistant Professor, Ukrainian Language and Ukrainian/Russian Second Language Acquisition||Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities||VIEW|
**This position is part of the Biobehavioral Approaches to Neurodevelopmental Disorders initiative. This interdisciplinary collaboration supports development of breakthroughs in etiological mechanisms, preventive approaches and intervention methods to reduce the challenges for individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders. Learn more at http://lsi.ku.edu/band_initiative/.
Choose a Department or Program from the list below to view the position listing.
- African & African-American Studies
- American Studies
- Applied Behavioral Science
- Center for East Asian Studies
- Center for Global and Intl. Studies
- Center for Russian, E. Euro and Eurasian Studies
- Center for STEM Learning
- Communication Studies
- East Asian Languages & Cultures
- Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
- Environmental Studies
- Film & Media Studies
- French & Italian
- Germanic Languages & Literatures
- History of Art
- Humanities and Western Civilization
- Indigenous Studies Program
- Jewish Studies
- Latin American and Caribbean Studies
- Molecular Biosciences
- Museum Studies
- Physics and Astronomy
- Political Science
- Public Affairs & Admin., School of
- Religious Studies
- Slavic Languages & Literatures
- Spanish & Portuguese
- Undergraduate Biology
- Visual Art
- Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies