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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 15,567 students (29% first generation, 17% underrepresented minority) and nearly 2,600 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. Our population is ethnically diverse, with more than 85 languages 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. *Spring 2021 data; updated annually

 

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Department:Enrollment Management

Posted On: Dec, 9th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management
Posted On: Dec, 16th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Featured Jobs
Apply Now for Assistant Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Posted On: Sep, 7th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Management - Operations Management
Posted On: Aug, 30th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Associate Professor of Psychology, PsyD Director
Posted On: Aug, 30th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Faculty
Apply Now for Assistant Professor of Psychology, PsyD Program

Department:Housing & Residence Life

Posted On: Aug, 25th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for 2nd Shift Team Lead, Zone Maintenance

Department:Student Financial Assistance

Posted On: Aug, 20th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Financial Aid Counselor

Department:Gatton Academy of Math and Science

Posted On: Aug, 19th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Part-time Overnight Desk Attendant

Department:Transit Services

Posted On: Aug, 16th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Part-time Bus Attendant

Department:Training/Technical Assistance Svcs

Posted On: Aug, 10th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Operations Coordinator, TTAS
Posted On: Jul, 27th 2021
  • Location: Owensboro, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Part-Time Interactive Video Services (IVS) Facilitator - Owensboro

Department:Parking Services

Posted On: Jul, 8th 2021
  • Location: Bowling Green, KY
  • Category: Staff
Apply Now for Parking Special Events Assistant

 

 


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