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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?

Founded in 1906, Western Kentucky University (WKU) is located in Bowling Green, Kentucky, an ethnically and racially diverse city of just over 68,000 people, situated approximately 65 miles north of Nashville, TN, and just over 100 miles south of Louisville, KY. More than 50 different languages are spoken in and around Bowling Green and people from 35 nationalities call the area home. Core to our mission, WKU strives to foster a sense of community where people of all backgrounds, identities and perspectives feel welcomed and enriched, and is committed to employing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We seek to attract research- and teaching-active faculty, as well as staff members, from academically and culturally diverse backgrounds.

The university's population of approximately 18,000 students includes 33% first generation university/college, 16% underrepresented minority and 2% international students. A regional comprehensive university, WKU is student-centered and focuses on applied research that expands knowledge; improves learning; and serves the region, state and nation.

We proudly offer a comprehensive benefits package to you and your family, including domestic partners and other qualified dependents.  In addition, we offer generous vacation, medical and holiday paid time off and an outstanding tuition discount program for employees and dependents.

 

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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: Aug, 3rd 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Part-time SKyTeach Program Coordinator

Manager, Development 

Department:Educational Television Services

Posted On: Jul, 30th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Manager, Development
Posted On: Jul, 27th 2020
  • Location: Somerset, KY
  • Category: Faculty (Part Time)
Apply Now for Faculty (Part Time) -Science/Math - SkyTeach-SMED (Somerset, Kentucky)

KAS Staff Archaeologist 

Department:Folk Studies & Anthropology

Posted On: Jun, 30th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for KAS Staff Archaeologist

Part-time High School College Coach 

Department:Enrollment Management

Posted On: Mar, 24th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Part-time High School College Coach

TEACHER Campus Child Care 

Department:Training/Technical Assistance Svcs

Posted On: Mar, 19th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for TEACHER Campus Child Care
Posted On: Mar, 13th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Management

Coordinator, Development Services & Outreach 

Department:Public Radio Services

Posted On: Mar, 2nd 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Coordinator, Development Services & Outreach

Assistant Professor- Public Health 

Department:Public Health

Posted On: Feb, 26th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor- Public Health

Instructor, Information Systems 

Department:Information Systems

Posted On: Feb, 24th 2020
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Instructor, Information Systems

 

 


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