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Administrative Assistant in the Development Office Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Administrative Assistant in the Development Office. The Administrative Assistant, reporting to the Director of Parent and Family Giving, will provide general administrative support for the development department, as well as assist with other division activities as needed.
Seasonal Grounds Person Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for qualified candidates to fill the positions of Seasonal Grounds Persons to maintain weeding, mulching, hand mowing and trimming of campus and a wide variety of tasks working independently or as a member of a group, to maintain college-owned property and campus grounds; present a hazard-free and overall clean and neat campus appearance. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm, with a one-hour unpaid lunch. The hourly rate of pay is $12.00.
Director of Student Accessibility and Support Services Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Director of Student Accessibility and Support Services. The Director of Student Accessibility and Support Services is a member of the Academic Division of the college and reports directly to the Dean for Academic Advising.  In collaboration with the Academic Division and Student Affairs, the Director of Student Accessibility and Support Services works to facilitate program accessibility within all aspects of the student experience; including classroom, residential and extracurricular life. Primarily, the Director supports the mission of the College by planning, designing, and administering appropriate advising and support programs, policies and services for students with disabilities. The Director reviews documentation, engages in interactive discussions and oversees the assignment of academic, housing and dining accommodations for students, as well as providing support for faculty and staff with disabilities. The Director advises students with disabilities or connects them to appropriate advisors, overseeing a staff of two professional positions in the Student Accessibility and Support Services office. The Director works with offices across campus to ensure equity and access for all students and compliance with relevant laws. Working with the Center for Innovative Pedagogy, the Director provides training and resources to faculty to ensure the accessibility of classroom technology and digital media. The Director works with the Operations division to identify and remove barriers to access in college facilities and consults on new construction and renovation.
Customer Service and Sales Associate, Part-Time Gambier, OH
The Kenyon College Bookstore seeks an energetic and outgoing part-time Customer Service and Sales Associate. This position alerts the Sales Floor Manager on duty of any customer concerns and presents opportunities for improving sales and services. This position provides assistance to trainees and new hires when the Manager or lead trainer is not available. This is a part-time position without benefits that reports to the Sales Floor Manager. Hours can be scheduled for days, evenings, late evenings and weekends. Open availability is preferred.
Program Coordinator, Office for Community Partnerships Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Program Coordinator for the Office for Community Partnerships. The Program Coordinator will have special responsibility for developing and overseeing co-curricular civic engagement, volunteering, and leadership opportunities for students. The Program Coordinator will also work closely with the Director and other staff to accomplish the strategic goals of the Office for Community Partnerships and provide some administrative support for the Office. Opportunities for developing new programmatic areas are also possible.
Director of Strength and Conditioning/ Assistant Director of Lowry Center Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Director of Strength and Conditioning/ Assistant Director of Lowry Center. This is a full time, 12-month reporting position with benefits. The Director of Strength and Conditioning / Assistant Director of Lowry Center oversees the programming and use of the Patterson Fitness Center and collaborates with coaches to design and implement strength and conditioning programs for 22 varsity, intercollegiate sports. This position serves the Department of Athletics, Fitness and Recreation in the Division of Student Affairs. This position reports to the Athletics Director for Sports Performance and supports the mission of the College in its focus on student development, outcomes and success. This is a position includes morning, evening and weekend responsibilities. It is also expected that the Director of Strength and Conditioning / Assistant Director of Lowry Center embrace the department mission of fostering learning and developing community with a focus on the values of citizenship, competition, resiliency, sportsmanship, and teamwork within Kenyon’s unique campus culture. Successful candidates will be able to show a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in their support for students from diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, religious, and national backgrounds. Qualifications ● Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred ● Strength and conditioning certification required (NSCA or CSCCA mandatory, USAW optional) ○ Maintain all CEU’s and stay current with trends/research ○ CPR, First Aid and AED Certification required (and can be completed after hire)
Visiting Assistant Professor in Buddhism and East Asian religions Gambier, OH
The Religious Studies Department of Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college in Ohio, invites applications for a two-year (2022-2024) visiting assistant professor (VAP) in Buddhism and East Asian religions. The VAP will teach five courses per year, including one yearly section of the department’s introductory course, and introductory and advanced-level courses in Buddhism and East Asian religions. A Ph.D. in hand by August 30, 2022 is required. To apply, visit http://careers.kenyon.edu A complete application includes: 1) A cover letter detailing teaching experience and philosophy, including methods for incorporating issues related to diversity, inclusion and equity into teaching and advising, and research interests; 2) A curriculum vitae; and 3) Contact information for three referees. Recommendation letters and other materials will be requested from candidates selected for an initial interview, which will be conducted remotely. Applications received by October 11th are guaranteed full consideration. Please direct questions to Joy Brennan, Search Committee Chair (brennanj@kenyon.edu). An Equal Opportunity Employer, Kenyon welcomes applicants from diverse identities and backgrounds.
Facilities Logistics Manager Gambier, OH
The Facility Logistics Manager is responsible for supervising and participating in the operation of the maintenance department office and service desk operations; work management system and processes; conduct training; monitor purchasing and billing processes and oversee storeroom operations.
Director of Consortial Library Systems Oberlin College
The Five Colleges of Ohio (a consortium of The College of Wooster, Denison University, Kenyon College, Oberlin College, and Ohio Wesleyan University) seeks its next Director of Consortial Library Systems, a key position that provides leadership in library technology and strengthens collaboration among our five libraries  Overseeing CONSORT, our multi-college integrated library system, the Director actively supports a user-centered information environment, partnering with the five library directors and their staffs to explore new ideas and move them forward through multi-college initiatives, working groups and professional development activities.
Assistant Professor of Spanish Gambier, OH
Kenyon College Department of Modern Languages and Literatures invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Spanish, with a specialization in the literatures and cultures of Mexico and Central America. We are seeking a candidate with a strong research program and the ability to teach a variety of undergraduate courses, including all levels of language and composition, Spanish American literatures and cultures, as well as upper-level electives in their area of specialization. Teaching load is five courses per year. Candidates who incorporate interdisciplinary approaches to teaching Latinx literatures will receive strong consideration. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by time of appointment and native or near-native command of Spanish and English. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity are particularly encouraged to apply. A complete application will include 1) a cover letter with research statement; 2) a current Curriculum Vitae; 3) a teaching philosophy that includes a statement on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in a liberal arts environment; and 4) contact information for three professional references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu by October 10, 2021. Application review will begin immediately following the deadline and will continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will take place via virtual meetings.
Operations Assistant, Kenyon Review Gambier, OH
The Kenyon Review is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to serve in the position of Operations Assistant to the Kenyon Review. Reporting to the Director of Operations and Managing Editor, the Operations Assistant provides office, accounting, gift acknowledgment, circulation, and production support. This position is part-time, without benefits, and will work a flexible schedule in the office, Monday through Friday for a total of 15-19 hours per week. The hourly rate of pay is $13.97.
Lowry Center Assistant, Part-Time Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Lowry Center Assistant. Under the general direction of the Director of the Lowry Center, this individual will assist with the responsibilities of managing the Lowry Center. The Lowry Center Assistant will work in conjunction with the Director of the Lowry Center to fulfill the following responsibilities: help manage a safe and healthy experience for patrons, register new patrons, and offer guidance for visitors. Although the Director of the Lowry Center will be primarily responsible for the organization, maintenance, and implementation of the policies and procedures, this position will work to complement this process. Additional responsibilities may apply. This is a part-time, less than 1,000 hours per year, position with no benefits. The hourly rate of pay is $11.30. It is also expected that the Lowry Center Assistant embraces the Athletics Department mission of fostering learning and developing community with a focus on the values of citizenship, competition, resiliency, sportsmanship, and teamwork within Kenyon’s unique campus culture. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in their support for students from diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, religious, and national backgrounds. Qualifications:  CPR, First Aid and AED certification is required (and can be completed after hire).
Systems Analyst Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is seeking applications for a Systems Analyst position in the Information Technology Services (ITS) department. Kenyon College, one of the nation’s finest liberal arts colleges, is a small school where academic excellence and a strong sense of community go hand in hand. Kenyon’s beautiful hilltop campus is located in Gambier, OH, 45 miles northeast of Columbus, OH.  Kenyon enrolls 1700 undergraduate students, all of whom live on campus the entire time they are students at Kenyon. The Information Technology Services (ITS) department is an inclusive group committed to ensuring all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and other campus partners have a safe, productive, enjoyable, and meaningful experience with college technology.  We provide creative solutions, responsive services, and reliable secure access to an enabling infrastructure.  ITS is a part of the Library and Information Services division (LBIS), where we enjoy an encouraging environment where we continue to grow, learn, and pursue our craft. We are respectful of all, kind, friendly, helpful, and enjoy a sense of humor--something we find essential to our success. Work/life balance is valued here: we love our work but understand that there’s more to life! Professional development and diversity are also valued here: we continually learn new skills, grow in our understanding of the world around us, and explore new technologies.
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Tenure-Track Gambier, OH
The Department of Neuroscience at KENYON COLLEGE invites applications for a tenure-track position starting July of 2022. Candidates should have a PhD in Neuroscience or a related field, a strong commitment to teaching excellence, and ongoing scholarly engagement. The teaching requirement is five courses per year. Courses will include regular contributions to the department’s core courses (Introductory Neuroscience, Research Methods in Neuroscience), Sensory Systems,  and additional intermediate and advanced courses.  We welcome and encourage the development of new courses that reflect the candidate’s interest and expertise. We are open to the research area, but are particularly interested in neuroscientists who use rodent, or similar research models, to investigate interactions with the brain and environment (e.g., sensory or hormonal systems). A complete application will be composed of 1) a cover letter; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) a ~2-page statement of the applicant's teaching philosophy that addresses experiences with and plans for teaching diverse student populations with inclusive pedagogy; 4) a ~2-page statement of the applicant’s research and scholarship with plans to include undergraduate researchers; and 5) contact information for three professional references. Unofficial graduate transcripts will be requested of candidates who advance to the interview stage. Candidates are invited to include a statement in their cover letter regarding how the Covid-19 pandemic has affected their career trajectory. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions regarding the position or the application process to Hewlet McFarlane, Search Committee Chair (McFarlaneh@kenyon.edu).
Assistant Director of Academic and Ceremonial Events Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Assistant Director of Academic and Ceremonial Events. The Assistant Director is responsible for overall management of academic and ceremonial events (Opening Convocation, Commencement, Faculty Lectureships, etc.), including but not limited to, in-person, virtual and hybrid event development, planning, and execution; hiring and supervising student workers; facilitation of contracts; management of budgets; establishing and achieving event goals; event assessment; and the coordination of communications. The position requires professionalism, diplomacy, the ability to collaborate, strong organizational skills, attention to detail and flexibility.
Fitness and Recreation Programming Coordinator Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Fitness and Recreation Programming Coordinator. This is a full time, 12-month reporting position with benefits.   Under the general direction of the Assistant Athletics Director for Fitness and Recreation, this position will assist with administering all aspects of fitness, intramural sports, and club sports programs offered by the Department of Athletics, Fitness, and Recreation in accordance and compliance with Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Fitness and Recreation Programming Coordinator will work cooperatively with the Assistant Athletics Director for Fitness and Recreation to fulfill the following responsibilities: assist with planning and coordinating community-based programming for wellness, fitness, club sports, and the Patterson Fitness Center; manage all aspects of a successful intramural sports program; coordinate social media platforms for fitness and recreation programming and events; serve as a liaison for summer camps held in Athletics facilities; and other duties as assigned.    In addition to daily office hours, the Fitness and Recreation Programming Coordinator will be expected to work limited hours on weekends or evenings as needed.  The successful candidate should possess the following qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in recreation management, sports management, health and wellness, physical education, exercise science or equivalent required (Master’s degree preferred); experience working with students of diverse educational, racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds; prior experience with fitness, intramural, or recreational programming; prior supervisory experience and current group fitness or yoga certification preferred.
Assistant Director of Summer Programs and External Client Events Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Assistant Director of Summer Programs and External Client Events.The Assistant Director is responsible for overall coordination and execution of summer programs and external client events, including but not limited to, event planning and execution; coordination of all on-campus logistics and services; contract development and management; budget management; event assessment; hiring, training and supervising of student workers; soliciting new business; and representing the College at professional events. The position requires professionalism, diplomacy, the ability to collaborate with individuals and teams, strong organizational skills, attention to detail, time management, mentoring and flexibility.
Assistant Professor of Biology (Integrative Biology), Tenure-Track Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Biology starting in July 2022. We seek a broadly trained biologist with expertise in integrative biology at the interface of cells and organisms. To complement current faculty expertise, we seek candidates whose research focuses on organisms other than vertebrate animals and plants. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to excellent teaching, and we seek candidates who will provide inclusive course experiences, effective mentoring, and strong academic support for our diverse student population. Teaching expectations are 5 courses per year, including introductory biology as well as existing (e.g. Cell Biology or Animal Physiology) and/or new courses at the upper level. Opportunities exist for interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship within and outside the sciences. We expect a vigorous research program that involves undergraduate students, leads to publications, and has potential to attract extramural funding. Applicants should hold a Ph.D degree; post-doctoral experience is preferred. We encourage applications from all groups historically underrepresented in the sciences. A complete application will include 1) a cover letter; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) an ~2-page statement of the applicant's teaching philosophy that addresses experiences with and plans for teaching diverse student populations and using inclusive pedagogy; 4) a statement of the applicant’s research and scholarship; and 5) contact information for three professional references. Candidates are invited to include a statement in their cover letter regarding how Covid 19 pandemic has affected their career trajectory. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2021. Please direct questions to Chris Gillen, Search Committee Chair (gillenc@kenyon.edu).
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Tenure-Track Gambier, OH
The Sociology Department at Kenyon College invites applications for a tenure-track position beginning July 1, 2022. We seek a cultural sociologist and contemporary theorist with subfield work in either race and ethnicity, education, or religion. Candidates should also demonstrate their commitment to a career in the liberal arts. We will prioritize candidates with a strong record of teaching excellence; a commitment to student advising and mentorship; and plans to incorporate student researchers into their research programs. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or be near completion by the beginning of the appointment (July 2022). To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applications from members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion. Please visit our Diversity at Kenyon website. Kenyon offers competitive salaries and has an excellent benefits package, including spousal and domestic partner benefits. An EOE, Kenyon welcomes diversity and encourages the applications of women and minority candidates. If you have any questions, please email Celso M. Villegas, Chair of the Search Committee, at villegasc@kenyon.edu
Residential Life Coordinators Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for qualified candidates to fill the positions of Residential Life Coordinators. The Residential Life Coordinator (RLC) is a member of the Office of Residential Life, reporting directly to the Assistant Director of Residential Life.  The Residential Life Coordinator supports the mission of the College by overseeing the day-to-day management of a residential area housing 600-1100 students.  This is an eleven (11) month (exempt), live-in position that includes evening and weekend responsibilities.

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