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Visiting Assistant Professor in Photography Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, welcomes applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography in the Studio Art Department beginning July 2022. The ideal candidate will have conceptual and technical grounding in the full complement of analog and digital photography. The candidate may have experience in experimental/alternative photographic processes or time-based media. They should have knowledge of histories and theories of photography; an ability to teach all practices of fine art photography, preferably including both analog and digital; experience with related media, which might include new technologies, web-art, video; and should have broad knowledge and understanding of contemporary art. Candidates should be active in their field, with a record of professional achievement and a demonstrated commitment to teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with at least three years of collegiate-level or equivalent teaching experience. To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be composed of 1) letter of application; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy indicating their experience teaching diverse student populations and developing an inclusive classroom environment; 3) Curriculum Vitae; 4) sample syllabus and assignment; 5) 20 images each of your work and student work in digital format (downloadable PDF, webpage); and 6) three (3) references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website. Review of applications will begin Februrary 1, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the February 1, 2022 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
Visiting Assistant Professor in Political Science Gambier, OH
The Political Science Department of Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a two-year visiting assistant position in American politics, effective July 1, 2022. Teaching responsibilities consist of five courses per year. Qualified applicants will have a strong teaching and research background in American politics, knowledge of American history, the ability to teach our introductory American course, “Liberal Democracy in America,” and to offer upper-level American politics courses and seminars. Area of specialty is open, but we are especially interested in candidates with expertise in political parties and elections, Congress, voting behavior, media and politics, and American political development. To apply, visit http://careers.kenyon.edu.
Assistant Field Hockey Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Field Hockey Coach. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Field Hockey Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Field Hockey program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Field Hockey Coach will work in conjunction with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching student athletes, scouting opponents, and recruiting. Although the head coach will be primarily responsible for the organization, maintenance and implementation of the offensive and defensive game plan and installation, this assistant position will work to complement this process. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and / or administration. It is also expected that the Assistant Field Hockey Coach 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.
Communications Associate Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Communications Associate. A skilled multitasker and systems-thinker, the Communications Associate is the hub of a fast-paced creative team builds and manages the administrative infrastructure for award-winning creative work. This position is full-time, eligible for Kenyon's generous benefits package and is classified in the highest tier (5) for hourly, clerical staff. As office manager of Sparrow House, the historic home for the Office of Communications, the Communications Associate oversees the office’s budget and coordinates meetings, travel and events for a 12-person team that blends in-person and remote work. The Communications Associate serves as an in-house expert in the tools and platforms that support collaboration — Asana, Google Workspace and a range of College databases. Notably, the position catalogues and maintains the office’s digital and physical collections, including publications archives, editorial and design files, and a growing library of more than 100,000 photo and video assets.
Administrative Assistant in the Academic Division Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to serve in the position of Administrative Assistant in the Academic Division. The qualified applicant will support a variety of academic programs and departments as assigned. This is a full time position, 1540 hours/year with most of the hours allocated to the academic year and includes a generous benefits package. The hourly rate of pay is $16.35. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: assisting faculty members, administrators, and their departments/programs with clerical duties related to the teaching, research, and administration of their departments/programs; coordinating travel, scheduling, events, and accommodations for faculty searches, workshops, and other events; maintaining and updating web pages; compiling and coordinating information for publications such as the Course Catalog; purchasing office supplies; tracking and reconciling department and program budgets; and other department/program support duties as assigned.
Development Coordinator Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Development Coordinator for the Development Department within the Advancement Division. The successful candidate for this position will join a supportive, high-performing team, with opportunities to meaningfully contribute to the successes of the Development Department. Due to the generosity of 18,000+ donors, Kenyon recently concluded the first phase of the record-breaking Our Path Forward Campaign, surpassing the $300M goal five months ahead of schedule. Fueled by a $100M anonymous gift to fund the construction of three new apartment-style residence halls, and a new $25M matching opportunity in support of scholarships for low-income students, we continue the campaign until 2024 as Our Path Forward to the Bicentennial. The new $500M goal provides exciting opportunities for Kenyon, and for all of the professionals in our Division. In addition to the growth opportunities offered by these historic times, we offer excellent work-life balance through a flexible work environment with regular remote work possibilities. This position will report to the Associate Vice President for Development, and work closely with the Director of Planned Giving and Director of 50th Reunion Programs.
Kenyon Farm Manager Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Kenyon Farm Manager. The Kenyon Farm focuses on experiential learning, sustainable food systems and food production. Our mission is to engage the Kenyon community in a small-scale farming operation in the context of a liberal arts education and to support the academic values of Kenyon College. The Kenyon Farm Manager/Instructor organizes and directs activities at the ten-acre Kenyon Farm. They support programs focused on sustainable farming practices, food equity, the environmental humanities, and student-faculty projects. The Farm Manager/Instructor is the administrative leader responsible for the Farm’s operations including planning, cultivation, developing community partnerships, and supporting and facilitating research projects. They also support the Environmental Studies program directly by teaching at least two courses related to agriculture per year and advising and supporting faculty who integrate KF into their courses
Program Coordinator, Off-Campus Study Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Program Coordinator, Off-Campus Study. This is a 12-month position in the Center for Global Engagement, reporting to the Associate Director, Off-Campus Study. The Program Coordinator, Off-Campus Study provides support for all aspects of Off-Campus Study (OCS).
Program Coordinator, International Students and Scholars Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Program Coordinator, International Students and Scholars. This is a 12-month position in the Center for Global Engagement, reporting to the Associate Director, International Students and Scholars. The Program Coordinator, International Students and Scholars provides support for all aspects of the international students and scholars program.
Women’s Assistant Lacrosse Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Women’s Assistant Lacrosse Coach. This is a Full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits.  Under general direction of the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Women’s Lacrosse program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach will work in conjunction of the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching student athletes, scouting opponents, and recruiting. Although the head coach will be primarily responsible for the organization, maintenance and implementation of the offensive and defensive game plan and installation, this assistant position will work to compliment this process.  Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and / or administration. It is also expected that the Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach 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.
Associate Director for Health Promotion Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Associate Director for Health Promotion. The Associate Director for Health Promotion will support Kenyon College students' success by coordinating prevention focused education and developing health & wellness programs that build life skills. Health promotion can expand protective factors for students while strengthening campus infrastructure. Institutional safety is increased by the implementation of prevention programming and campus population-level interventions. The work of the health promotion will deepen/broaden the Cox Center's efforts to empower students to best manage their own health in preparation for life after Kenyon, and will advance the College's strategic focus on prioritizing wellness across the Kenyon community. Health promotion initiatives will seek to partner with and be supported by various campus departments and offices. This position reports to the Director of the Cox Health & Counseling Center and is a 12-month position.
Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian Gambier, OH
Kenyon College’s Department of Modern Languages and Literatures invites applications for a two-year (2022–2024) Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be shown to candidates whose research agenda and teaching experience show a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates must have a demonstrated ability to teach a variety of undergraduate courses, including all levels of language, courses on Russian literature and culture in translation, as well as upper-level electives in their area of specialization. Teaching load is five courses per year. Applicants should have a Ph.D. by time of appointment and native or near-native command of Russian and English. A complete application will include 1) a cover letter with research statement; 2) graduate transcript (unofficial copy is fine); 3) a current Curriculum Vitae; 4) a teaching philosophy that includes a statement on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in the liberal-arts college classroom; and 5) contact information for three professional references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu by December 10, 2021. Application review will begin immediately following the deadline and will continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will take place remotely via video conferencing.
Assistant Professor in Expanded Sculpture Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, welcomes applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Expanded Sculpture in the Studio Art Department beginning July 2022. The successful candidate will be an artist for whom expanded sculpture serves as a major component of their artistic focus, while developing and maintaining an ongoing professional career. They will contribute to the curriculum, introductory, intermediate, and advanced formal and technical knowledge as well as individual project development, critical thinking, experimentation, and a breadth of knowledge of modern and contemporary aesthetics. They will be able to teach a variety of processes, including digital fabrication, installation, wood, and metal techniques. The candidate will contribute to the diversity of Kenyon College by bringing a perspective, way of thinking, and/or a unique set of experiences that expand the intellectual and cultural conversations in art and interdisciplinary artistic practices. To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be composed of 1) letter of application; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy indicating their experience teaching diverse student populations and developing an inclusive classroom environment; 3) Curriculum Vitae; 4) sample syllabus and assignment; 5) 20 images each of your work and student work in digital format (downloadable PDF, webpage); and 6) three (3) letters of recommendation. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website. Review of applications will begin February 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the February 1, 2022 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
Visiting Assistant Professor in Italian Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, is seeking applications for a two-year visiting position in Italian at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2022. Applicants should have completed their PhD by the time of appointment. The successful applicant will have a demonstrable record of teaching excellence, especially in language courses, with training in pedagogy. Native or near-native fluency in Italian is required. A complete application will consist of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant’s research interests and teaching experience, including methods for incorporating issues related to diversity, inclusion, and equity in the classroom; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) the names and contact information for three recommenders; 4) an unofficial transcript; and 5) a syllabus from a recent language course. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin Monday, January 3, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews by videoconference during January. Finalist candidates will be invited to campus.
Utility Person Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Utility Person. This is a full-time position with benefits. The starting rate of pay is $26.63 per hour, this position is on a progressive three-year wage scale, reaching $34.11 per hour. The schedule for this position is Sunday thru Thursday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm with a 1 hour unpaid lunch. The successful candidate must complete a 90-day probation period.
Director of Residential Life Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a national search for a gifted and collaborative colleague to join us as our new Director of Residential Life. Kenyon recently received a transformational gift of $100 million to build three new residence halls and the new Director of Residential Life will have the opportunity to shape this project with students and campus partners immediately. We take great pride in being a fully residential liberal arts college and the next Director of Residential Life will be a willing partner who engages with the Kenyon community to champion investments in our residential structures/programs. Through this work, our new Director of Residential Life will ensure our commitment to provide our students with a residential environment which promotes rich collaborations and lifelong connections.
Athletics Communications Part-Time Assistant Gambier, OH
Reporting to the Director of Athletics Communications, the Athletics Communications Part-Time Assistant is responsible for promoting the College’s twenty-two athletics programs through written, verbal and electronic communications. Primary duties include game coverage, which entails providing an online audience with live in-game statistics and live video streams. Following games, the Part-Time Assistant will be responsible for posting statistics and relaying them to appropriate outlets. Writing game recaps, as well as providing social media updates are a part of postgame duties. Other duties may be added with the inclusion of new technologies and expectations within the field. This is a part-time, 10-month position without benefits. Compensation is $1,000 per month. The Athletics Communications Part-Time Assistant will be expected to work approximately 20-25 hours per week. Work will be assigned between the hours of 3 p.m. and 11 p.m. on random weekdays. Nearly every Saturday, and occasionally Sunday, work will be assigned, according to the home schedules of our athletics teams. On very rare occasions, the Part-Time Assistant may be asked to travel to cover Kenyon’s teams. Required skills - Strong writer with editorial capabilities - Knowledge of video streaming software and relevant digital streaming equipment - Experienced with Google Workspace and Adobe Creative Cloud, specifically Photoshop - Fluency in social media platforms, particularly Instagram, Twitter and Facebook - Thorough understanding of NCAA scorekeeping and statistical guidelines for a variety of sports - Experience with Stat Crew and NCAA Live Stats software - Ability to supervise a small staff of student workers Additional Requirements A bachelor's degree in a related field is not required, but preferred.
Assistant/Associate Director of Housing and Operations Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Assistant/Associate Director of Housing and Operations. The Assistant/Associate Director of Housing and Operations supports the mission of the College by managing the College’s housing operations program in collaboration with other professional staff. The Office oversees housing operations and program implementation for Kenyon’s fully residential campus. Professional staff members and student leaders work together to cultivate safe and inclusive living communities. This is a twelve-month, live-on position that includes evening and weekend responsibilities.
Construction Project Manager Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Construction Project Manager. Reporting to the Director of Project Planning and Management (DPPM), the Construction Project Manager (CPM) is responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating, directing and controlling capital planning, new construction and major renovation projects.  They will be responsible for managing project budgets, project estimating; supervision of general contractors and construction management firms, coordinating project bid processes, and long-range facilities development plans.  Normal work week is 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Flexible scheduling and work during non-traditional hours are expected in the normal course of business for this position as needed to ensure effective project delivery. Minimum Qualifications - B.S. in Engineering, Project or Construction Management with three (3) years of related work experience OR, - Any combination of education or related training with six (6) years of work experience in construction administration, project planning, or project management. - Must have excellent computer skills with a working knowledge of software related to design and construction industry. - Strong leadership and supervision skills. - Must have a valid Ohio Driver License and complete Kenyon College Driver Training. - Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a due diligence background check.
Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for the Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship beginning in July 2022. The program is for scholars in the final stages of their doctoral work who need only to finish the dissertation to complete requirements for the Ph.D. We hope the experience of teaching, researching, and living for a year at Kenyon will encourage these Fellows to consider a liberal arts college as a place to begin their careers as teachers and scholars. Kenyon College, located on an idyllic campus in the beautiful village of Gambier (50 miles NE of Columbus), enrolls approximately 1650 students and is ranked in the top tier of national liberal arts colleges. Kenyon prides itself on its reputation as an excellent teaching environment enriched by small classes, close contact with highly motivated and engaged students and an excellent faculty of dedicated teacher scholars. For more specific information regarding the fellowship and to apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be composed of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant’s research and scholarship undertaken, its relevance to the field or discipline, prior teaching experience, and the applicant's eligibility for the fellowship; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; and 3) three (3) letters of recommendation. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website. Review of applications will begin January 7, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the January 7th deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.

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