Employment Opportunities

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Kansas State University Olathe's greatest resource is its faculty and staff. To better serve these individuals at all campuses, the university established the Division of Human Capital Services to focus on recruiting, developing and retaining a diverse, highly qualified workforce. This maximizes the university's ability to support the needs of all employees, including faculty, unclassified professionals, support staff and students.

To learn more about benefits available to employees and find important forms, visit the resources page.

Current openings

M.S. Research Assistantship | Urban Foods

An M.S. research assistantship is available in the Urban Food Production and Postharvest Handling Lab within K-State's Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources based at the K-State Olathe Campus. The successful candidate will be Co-Advised by Drs. Eleni Pliakoni and Manreet Bhullar on a Global Food Systems Grant Proposal-funded research project focused on evaluating the effect of innovative food labeling technology on produce quality, safety and consumer acceptability. View the position description.

Postdoctoral Scholar | 1Data (posted 4/12/21)

1Data at K-State Olathe and College of Veterinary Medicine at the North Carolina State University (NCSU) seek applications for a postdoctoral scholar in the area of mixed-effect modeling. See the full job posting.

Student assistant (posted 2/24/2021)

K-State Olathe Campus invites applications for the position of Applied and Interdisciplinary Studies (AIS) Student Assistant. This position works directly with the faculty and academic administrators at the Olathe campus. The AIS Student Assistant is a temporary, part-time, student position. See the job announcement for more information.

K-State careers

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

In addition, students and alumni are encouraged to visit the Career Center site.

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Program Manager of Human Resources
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