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Employment Opportunities

Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives

Kansas State University Olathe Campus invites applications for the position of Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives. The executive director will identify and pursue needs in the greater Kansas City community that provide growth opportunities for Kansas State University through K-State Olathe. The K-State Olathe campus is located in the greater Kansas City metro area. More information. 

Professor of Practice, Hospitality Management and Dietetics 

Full-time, 12-month Professor of Practice on a regular appointment.  Successful candidates will be responsible for implementing and coordinating the expansion of the hospitality management program into the Kansas City market; teaching hospitality management courses; fostering the growth of the program; and establishing strong ties with the hospitality industry in the region.  Additional responsibilities include student recruitment, enrollment management, advising and professional development. More information

Student position: Information Technology Student Assistant 

Part-time (15-20 hours) Information Technology Student Assistant. The student employee works directly with the IT Manager, Events Coordinator and Facility Operations Manager, and other K-State Olathe staff to support audiovisual and technology needs. Must be able to cover daytime hours, as well as evening and occasional weekend classes and events. More information.

Student research assistant: Urban Food Production

The Urban Food production and post harvest Handling Lab at K-State Olathe is looking for a summer student worker, with potential to continue working in the fall. The student research assistant will participate in several projects related to the effects of pre- and post harvest on quality and shelf life of various fruits and vegetables, having the opportunity to conduct experiments as well as participate in collaborative research. More information


A comprehensive list of openings in the university system can also be found by visiting K-State's Employment Page. Please follow directions for application process within each posting.



For questions about faculty/staff or student positions, contact Roberta Robinson at (913) 307-7316 or robertar@ksu.edu