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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 20,000 students includes 33% first generation university/college, 15% underrepresented minority and 3% 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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Featured Jobs

Posted On: Oct, 16th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Vice President for Enrollment and Student Experience
Posted On: Sep, 6th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Associate Dean for Student Success (Internal Search)
Posted On: Aug, 14th 2019
  • Location: Elizabethtown, KY
  • Category: Faculty (Part Time)
Apply Now for Faculty (Part Time) - School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox)

Event Parking Staff 

Department:Parking Services

Posted On: Jul, 31st 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Temporary/Time Limited
Apply Now for Event Parking Staff

Academic Advisor 

Department:Academic Advising and Retention Ctr

Posted On: Jul, 24th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Academic Advisor

Assistant Professor, Interior Design 

Department:Applied Human Sciences

Posted On: Jun, 25th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor, Interior Design

Assistant Professor of Economics 

Department:Economics

Posted On: Jun, 13th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Economics

Instructor, School of Nursing 

Department:School of Nursing

Posted On: Jun, 13th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Instructor, School of Nursing
Posted On: May, 2nd 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty (Part Time)
Apply Now for Faculty (Part Time) - Criminology

PT Driver, Institute for Rural Health 

Department:Institute for Rural Health

Posted On: May, 2nd 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for PT Driver, Institute for Rural Health

Faculty (Part Time) - American Sign Language 

Department:Communication Sciences & Disorders

Posted On: Apr, 22nd 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty (Part Time)
Apply Now for Faculty (Part Time) - American Sign Language
Posted On: Mar, 28th 2019
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Instructor/Assistant Professor - School of Nursing

 

 


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