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Campus Safety Officer, Part Time Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Campus Safety Officer, Part-Time.  Hours worked per week and shifts worked will be dependent on coverage needs, including weekends and possibly holidays.  The rate of pay is $18.00 per hour between the hours of 7:00am to 3:00pm, $19.25 between the hours of 3:00pm to 11:00pm and $19.50 between the hours of 11:00pm to 7:00am. Part-Time Campus Safety Officers receive double their hourly pay rate when scheduled to work a shift during recognized college holidays. This is a collectively bargained position and without benefits.
Assistant Women's Soccer Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Soccer Coach. This is a full time,10-month reporting position with benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Women’s Soccer Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Women’s Soccer program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach will work with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: assisting the Head Coach with recruiting, planning and running practice sessions, and game day responsibilities. Prior collegiate coaching experience along with goalkeeping coaching is preferred. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and / or administration. It is also expected that the Assistant Women’s Soccer 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.
Director of Advancement Systems Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Director of Advancement Systems. As a member of a dynamic team and a core leader within the division, the Director of Advancement Systems provides systems, technical, and data strategic and operational leadership in support of the Advancement Division’s mission to engage alumni and parents and raise philanthropic support for Kenyon. This individual will prioritize, plan and ensure the high-quality execution of technology supported business processes, data management, systems management, project management, reporting and analytics, and process design. They will also lead the upcoming conversion of Advancement’s CRM.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Design Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Design in the Department of Dance, Drama, and Film beginning July 1, 2023. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website at https://employment.kenyon.edu. A complete application will include 1) a cover letter that includes an articulation of the applicant's design and teaching philosophy, including experience with and plans for teaching diverse student populations; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) an unofficial graduate transcript; 4) a sample portfolio with at least 6-10 representative images, and 5) contact information for three professional references. Additional materials such as letters of reference may be requested from candidates at a later date. Review of applications will begin January 3, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the January 3rd deadline will be given priority.
Telecommunications Officer, Part-Time Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Campus Safety Telecommunications Officer, Part-Time. Hours worked per week and shifts worked will be dependent on coverage needs, including weekends and possibly holidays. The rate of pay is $16.50 per hour between the hours of 7:00am to 3:00pm, $17.75 between the hours of 3:00pm to 11:00pm and $18.00 between the hours of 11:00pm to 7:00am. Part-Time Campus Safety Telecommunication Officers receive double their hourly pay rate when scheduled to work a shift during recognized college holidays. This is a collectively bargained position and without benefits.
Visiting Assistant Professor in International Studies and Latin American History Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally-ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a two-year visiting assistant professor in International Studies and Latin American History, beginning 1 July 2023. The successful candidate will teach courses in both International Studies and Latin American History, and preference will be given to applicants with expertise in Central America, Amazonia and/or indigenous peoples of Latin America. Candidates should have a record of excellent teaching and a Ph.D. in hand or be near completion by the beginning of the appointment. 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, and prior teaching experience; 2) a statement of the applicant's teaching philosophy; 3) a Curriculum Vitae; 4) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 5) names and contact information for three recommenders. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website. Review of applications will begin January 9, 2023, and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the January 9th deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
Part-Time Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Basketball Coach. This is a part-time position without benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Women's Basketball program in accordance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations.
Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of French Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for two one-year (2023-2024) visiting positions in French at the assistant professor or instructor level, to teach language, culture, and literature. Native or near-native fluency required. The successful applicant will have a demonstrable record of teaching excellence and scholarly potential. The field of specialization is nineteenth and/or twentieth century French and Francophone studies, with secondary expertise in pre-1800 France and/or comparative world literature preferred. To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will consist of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant's scholarship and prior teaching experience; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy that addresses the applicant’s experience teaching diverse student populations and developing an inclusive classroom environment; 3) a curriculum vitae; 4) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 5) names and contact information for three recommenders. Ph.D. in hand preferred; ABDs are welcome to apply. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2022, and will continue until the position has been filled. Completed applications received by the December 15, 2022 deadline are guaranteed full consideration. Initial screening interviews will be conducted online.
Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of Chinese Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally-ranked liberal arts college in Central Ohio, invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor in Chinese in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures beginning in July 2023. 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 Chinese language and courses on Chinese literature and culture in translation. Teaching load is five courses per year. Applicants should have native or near-native command of Chinese and English. A Ph.D. is preferred, but ABDs are welcome 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 the liberal-arts college setting; 4) an unofficial graduate transcript; 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 20, 2022. Application review will begin following the deadline and will continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will take place via virtual meetings.
Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in the Program in Women’s and Gender Studies, effective July 1, 2023. Teaching responsibilities consist of five courses per year. These courses will include an introductory course, a methods course, and feminist theories. Other courses will be determined by the candidate. The WGS program is committed to diversity and inclusion and is seeking candidates with a specialization in one or more of the following subfields: queer/trans studies, feminist critical race and ethnic studies, transnational feminisms, disability studies, reproductive health and related fields. WGS welcomes candidates who may also have interests that articulate with any of Kenyon’s disciplinary departments or interdisciplinary programs. Evidence of teaching experience and excellence is required. The successful candidate will have a track record of support for innovative pedagogy. A complete application will consist of 1) a cover letter, speaking to teaching and research interests, 2) a Curriculum Vitae, 3) a statement of teaching philosophy that addresses the candidate’s experience with and plans for teaching diverse student populations with inclusive pedagogy, 4) an unofficial graduate transcript, and 5) a list of names and contact information for three references. Letters of recommendation and writing samples will be requested of candidates who advance to their interview stage. All application materials must be submitted electronically through the Kenyon’s employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on November 15th and continue until the position is filled. Kenyon College is a nationally prominent, private liberal arts college where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community and close relationships among students and professors.
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 2023. 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, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the January 4th deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
Part-Time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Part-Time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. This is a part-time position without benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Tennis Coach, this coach will assist in various facets of the NCAA D-III Men’s and Women’s Tennis program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. It is also expected that the Part-Time Assistant Tennis 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.
Kenyon College Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Science Fellowship Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community, invites applications for a Teacher-Scholar Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the sciences, beginning July 2023. This program is for scholars who have recently completed their doctoral work and are at the postdoctoral level. We hope the experience of teaching, researching, and living for two years at Kenyon will encourage these Teacher-Scholars to consider a liberal arts college as a place to begin their careers as teachers and scholars. Fellowships will be awarded in: Biology, Neuroscience, Psychology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics as well as in interdisciplinary work that bridges departments (e.g., Biochemistry, Environmental Science). 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 interest in a teaching/research career and eligibility for the fellowship; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) a ~2-page statement of the applicant’s research and scholarship clearly indicating the field or discipline; 4) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 5) contact information for three professional references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on January 9, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. An EOE, Kenyon welcomes diversity and encourages applications from all groups historically underrepresented in the sciences. Please direct questions regarding the position or the application process to Hewlet G. McFarlane, Search Committee Chair (McFarlaneh@kenyon.edu).
Administrative Assistant to the Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Administrative Assistant to the Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Reporting to the Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) the Administrative Assistant to the Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) provides essential support for the effective and efficient functioning of the ODEI. The Administrative Assistant has primary responsibility for coordinating the calendars, budget tracking, purchasing reconciliation, administering meeting and event logistics, and maintaining essential record-keeping for ODEI. The Administrative Assistant also supports various ODEI initiatives and the overall work of the ODEI Team. This is a full-time, 11 month position and the rate of pay is $17.35 per hour.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience beginning in July 2023. Candidates should have a PhD in Neuroscience or a related field, a strong commitment to teaching excellence, and ongoing scholarly engagement. The Neuroscience Department is interdisciplinary with several members appointed in other departments (Biology, Chemistry, Psychology, Philosophy, and Anthropology). The Department and the College support and encourage interdisciplinary work; therefore, an ideal candidate’s work could attract students from outside the discipline, including those in the affiliated departments as well as those in the arts and humanities. 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; 5) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 6) contact information for three professional references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu.  Review of applications will begin December 15, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the December 15, 2022 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration. Please direct questions regarding the position or the application process to Sarah Petersen, Search Committee Chair (petersens@kenyon.edu).
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, tenure-track Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, specializing in Sustainable Food Systems and Agriculture, Agroecology and/or Integrated Agricultural Systems. Candidates should have interest and experience in the integration of plant, soil and livestock systems, food systems science and policy, and/or social, political and economic issues of sustainable agricultural systems. These issues could be addressed from a wide range of disciplines. Teaching expectations include 5 courses a year that include agricultural courses and some combination of program courses such as introductory environmental studies, quantitative methods, an environmental lab and a senior seminar. We seek candidates committed to inclusive course experiences, and effective mentoring of a diverse student population. We expect an active research program that involves undergraduate students, leads to publications, and has potential to attract extramural funding. Applicants should hold a PhD degree prior to taking up the appointment. A complete application will be composed of 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of the applicant's teaching philosophy that addresses the applicant’s experiences with and plans for teaching diverse student populations using inclusive pedagogy; 4) a statement of the applicant’s research and scholarship; 5) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 6) contact information for three professional references. Candidates are welcome 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 November 11, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions to Rob Alexander, Search Committee Chair (alexanderr@kenyon.edu).
Disability Services Advisor/ Assistive Technology Coordinator Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Disability Services Advisor/ Assistive Technology Coordinator. The Disability Services Advisor/ Assistive Technology Coordinator supports the integration of students with disabilities into Kenyon Campus life and classes through direct student services, coordination of student technology accommodations, and fostering equal access to the Kenyon experience through advocacy, inclusionary practices, and campus partnerships.   Duties and Responsibilities: Working collaboratively as part of the 4-person team in Student Accessibility and Support Services, the Disability Services Advisor /Assistive Technology Coordinator works directly with prospective and currently enrolled students by (including but not limited to) conducting intakes, reviewing documentation, explaining student legal rights and responsibilities and recommending/facilitating accommodations while striving to promote the development of appropriate self-advocacy skills.  This position works to foster and maintain communication between faculty, staff, and students with disabilities on access and accommodation issues and provides ongoing consultation and problem-solving around the provision of authorized services and accommodations while maintaining confidentiality as required by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.
Part Time Custodian Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for 4 part time custodians to join our staff. These positions will work 20-30 hours per week while school is in session, not to exceed 1,000 annual hours, with the potential to interview for full time positions as they come available.
Assistant Director of Student Engagement Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Assistant Director of Student Engagement. In cooperation with other Student Affairs staff members, the Assistant Director of Student Engagement provides guidance and support to highly student organizations. In particular, the Assistant Director will support affinity-based organizations that enhance a sense of belonging for underrepresented students on Kenyon’s campus. This is an eleven (11) month position, and includes regular evening and weekend responsibilities. The scope of the Assistant Director’s responsibilities typically includes: Campus programming board WKCO 91.1 FM student-managed radio station The Horn Gallery live music and art venue Horn Gallery Sound Technician and General Sound Technician student worker program Senior class committee Affinity collective General student organization support Co-supervision of student intern staff Qualifications: Master’s degree in higher education, student affairs, counseling, or a related field. Two to four years of graduate or professional experience in higher education required. Experience working with student activities, especially student programming boards and performance venues and radio stations, is preferred. Committed to and familiar with the values and needs of a small, private, residential liberal arts college. Demonstrated cultural competency and commitment to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and an understanding of the unique intersections of identity and the student experience. Strong sense of organizational and administrative skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated interest in working with and mentoring college students.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Tenure Track Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Anthropology at the level of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester of 2023. We seek a broadly-trained cultural anthropologist specializing in medical and/or linguistic anthropology with an excellent teaching record, an active research agenda, and a demonstrated commitment to including students in ongoing research. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues in International Studies, Environmental Studies, African Diaspora Studies, Asian and Middle East Studies, or Women and Gender Studies. Geographic area is open but an Africanist or Asianist is preferred. Theoretical specialties should complement existing strengths within the Anthropology department. Individuals from underrepresented groups who can contribute to the growing diversity of our academic community, particularly through their inclusive teaching, are encouraged to apply. A complete application consists of 1) a cover letter; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) a ~2-page statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy that addresses the applicant’s experiences with and plans for teaching diverse student populations and using inclusive pedagogy; 4) an unofficial graduate transcript; and 5) Letters of Reference from three (3) recommenders. 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 November1, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.

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