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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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Posted On: Nov, 20th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Education
Posted On: Oct, 16th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Vice President for Enrollment and Student Experience

Instructor, Equine Science 

Department:Agriculture

Posted On: Dec, 11th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Instructor, Equine Science
Posted On: Dec, 11th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Forensic Psychology
Posted On: Dec, 9th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Animal Science
Posted On: Dec, 5th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Communications Officer, Police
Posted On: Dec, 5th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Instructor in Health Care Administration

Event Technical Assistant 

Department:Campus and Community Events

Posted On: Nov, 22nd 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Event Technical Assistant
Posted On: Nov, 21st 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor in Broadcast Communication

Assistant Professor in Film 

Department:School of Media

Posted On: Nov, 21st 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor in Film
Posted On: Nov, 20th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Education

Director, School of Teacher Education 

Department:School of Teacher Education

Posted On: Nov, 20th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Director, School of Teacher Education

 

 


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