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Western Kentucky University is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), a non-profit coalition of over 700 colleges, universities, hospitals and research labs committed to diversifying the pipeline of faculty, staff and administration in academia.  HERC also accommodates dual-career searches, and offers a search engine to explore jobs within a commutable distance.  Visit  https://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/dualsearch for more information and resources.

Why Choose WKU?

Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a student-centered, applied-research institution committed to providing its students with a transformative academic and social experience and to elevating its surrounding communities.  Founded in 1906, WKU is the second largest undergraduate institution in the Commonwealth of Kentucky with approximately 17,500 students (32% first generation, 18% underrepresented minority) and nearly 2,900 faculty and staff employees.

Western Kentucky University is committed to empowering its campus community to embrace diversity by building equitable and inclusive learning, working, and living environments. At the heart of our mission, we seek to provide holistic education and employment experiences that prepare students, faculty, and staff to become effective scholars, contributors, and leaders in our diverse and evolving communities.

Located 65 miles north of Nashville, TN, and just over 100 miles south of Louisville, KY, WKU’s main campus is in Bowling Green, KY—a city with approximately 70,000 residents. With an ethnically and diverse population, more than 85 languages are spoken in and around Bowling Green, and people from 35 nationalities call our community home.

Western Kentucky University seeks to attract talented faculty and staff who are inspired individually to contribute to WKU’s strategic plans and ongoing success. We offer comprehensive wellness and health benefits to employees and their families, including domestic partners and other qualified dependents and take pride in providing a workplace culture that supports balancing the responsibilities of work and family life. Paid-time off for holidays, vacation and sick leave, and a tuition discount program for employees and dependents are also provided. Learn more about WKU and Bowling Green at wku.edu/about.

 

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Posted On: Nov, 20th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Chair/Department of Earth, Environmental, and Atmospheric Sciences

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 

Department:Provost/VP Academic Affairs

Posted On: Oct, 23rd 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Posted On: Nov, 20th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Chair/Department of Earth, Environmental, and Atmospheric Sciences
Posted On: Nov, 19th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor, Animation
Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Corporal, Police (Internal Search)

Assistant or Associate Professor - Elementary Education 

Department:School of Teacher Education

Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant or Associate Professor - Elementary Education

Assistant Program Manager, COS Kelly Autism Program 

Department:Clinical Education Complex (CEC)

Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Assistant Program Manager, COS Kelly Autism Program

Assistant Professor of Psychology 

Department:Psychology

Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
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Pedagogical Assistant Professor - Literacy 

Department:School of Teacher Education

Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Pedagogical Assistant Professor - Literacy

Operations Coordinator 

Department:Training/Technical Assistance Svcs

Posted On: Nov, 18th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Operations Coordinator

Assistant/Associate Professor in Physical Education 

Department:School of Kinesiology, Rec. & Sport

Posted On: Nov, 16th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant/Associate Professor in Physical Education
Posted On: Nov, 16th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences, Industrial-Organizational

 

 


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