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Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Biology (Plant Biology) Gambier, OH
The Kenyon College Biology Department invites applications for a tenure-track position in the starting in July 2022. We seek a broadly trained biologist with expertise in plant biology at the organismal level. We seek candidates whose research focuses on plants, including structure, physiology, systematics, biochemistry, plant disease, environmental biology, and related fields. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to excellent teaching, 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., Plant Biology or Plant Physiology) and/or new courses at the upper level. We expect a vigorous research program that involves undergraduate students, leads to publications, and has potential to attract extramural funding. Applicants should hold a PhD degree; post-doctoral experience is preferred. We encourage applications from all groups historically underrepresented in the sciences. 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 the applicant’s 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 12, 2022. Please direct questions to Wade Powell, Search Committee Chair (powellw@kenyon.edu).
Senior Assistant / Assistant Swimming Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Senior Assistant / Assistant Swimming Coach. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Men’s and Women’s Swimming programs in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Senior Assistant / Assistant Swimming Coach will work in conjunction with the Head Coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching student athletes, recruiting, providing leadership for assistant coaches, volunteer assistant coaches and team managers, as well as program logistics & management. It is also expected that the Senior Assistant / Assistant Swimming 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.
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. Shifts that may be assigned are 7:00am to 3:00pm; 3:00pm to 11:00pm and 11:00pm to 7:00am. The rate of pay is $18.00 per hour. This is a collectively bargained position and without benefits.
Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach (Defensive Coordinator) Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach (Defensive Coordinator). This is a full-time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. Under the general direction of the Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Men’s Lacrosse program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach will work in conjunction with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching student athletes focusing primarily on defensive schemes (including Face-Off Men, and Man Down Unit), scouting opponents, and recruiting. The assistant coach will also plan travel, order and inventory equipment, monitor student success and outcomes both in and out of the classroom, and maintain communication with prospects, families, alumni and friends via social media. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, teaching, and / or administration.
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.
Head Softball Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Head Softball Coach. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. This coach will be responsible for running a NCAA D-III Softball program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Head Softball Coach will work to fulfill the following responsibilities: recruiting student athletes, coaching student athletes, creating schedules, supervising an assistant coach, and managing a budget. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and/or administration. It is also expected that the Head Softball 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.
Part-Time Assistant Cross Country/Track and Field Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of part-time Assistant Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track & Field Coach. This is a part-time, without benefits, position. Under the general direction of the Head Cross Country Coach and Head Track & Field Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track & Field program in accordance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach will work in conjunction with the head coaches to fulfill the following responsibilities: assisting the head coaches at practices and with program operations.
Administrative Assistant in the Academic Division Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is searching 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 $17.35. Review of applications will begin on July 18, 2022, 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.
Director of Student Engagement Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Director of Student Engagement. The Director of Student Engagement has specific responsibility for supervision of professional and support staff, social events policy administration, administration of student organization management/support, Greek system oversight, programming coordination, and leadership education and development. The Director is a key member of the Kenyon College Student Affairs team and reports directly to the Dean of Students. In cooperation with other Student Affairs staff members, the Director shares an awareness of and concern for all aspects of each student's academic, residential and co-curricular life. The work of the Director of Student Engagement includes evening and weekend responsibilities.
Executive Assistant to the Dean of Admissions | Vice President for Enrollment Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the Executive Assistant to the Dean of Admissions & Vice President for Enrollment.  This is a 12-month, full-time, exempt position in Kenyon’s Enrollment Division. The Executive Assistant provides support to the Vice President of Enrollment and senior members of the Enrollment Team.  This individual will manage schedules, make travel arrangements, screen and route correspondence, conduct meeting follow-up, prepare expense reports, support Divisional activities and campus-wide committees. Additionally, they will oversee Divisional Calendar, Shared Drives and listservs, and BoardEffect software; assist the VP with research and preparation for trustee meetings and public addresses. This individual will handle confidential information and will balance workflow with time-sensitive and emergent situations.
Assistant Director for Student and Young Alumni Giving Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Assistant Director for Student and Young Alumni Giving. This role has primary responsibility for managing the alumni class agent program for the classes of 2014 and younger and aiding the 5th (and eventually the 10th) reunion planning committee with planning for social and fundraising goals. Responsibilities connected to current students include running the College’s phonathon/student ambassador program, overseeing a student philanthropy working group and executing the Senior class gift initiative. The ideal candidate will easily become fluent in the software platforms that are specific to the day-to-day operation of the Advancement division, have an interest in data analytics as pertains to giving trends and survey results, and be excited to work in a flexible, hybrid work environment with amazing co-workers. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion and encourages people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply, particularly Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC); those who are first in their family to attend college; LGBTQIA+ community; and people from low-income backgrounds.
Assistant Director of Young Alumni Engagement Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search to fill the position of Assistant Director of Young Alumni Engagement. This position focuses specifically on programming and outreach designed for Kenyon’s young alumni and current students. The ideal candidate will embrace innovation and strategic decision-making, thrive connecting with alumni virtually and in-person, and be excited to work in a flexible, hybrid work environment with amazing co-workers. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion and encourages people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply, particularly Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC); those who are first in their family to attend college; LGBTQIA+ community; and people from low-income backgrounds.
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Women’s Assistant Basketball Coach. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. Under 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 and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach will work in conjunction with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching, providing leadership for student-athletes, scouting, recruiting, instructing, strength training & conditioning, arranging travel, tracking equipment and developing alumni contacts. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and / or administration.
Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The Assistant Director has direct responsibility for meeting the specific needs of the campus’ diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts under the leadership of the Director. As part of their portfolio, the Assistant Director shepherds our LGBTQIA+ initiatives to ensure that Kenyon’s campus climate is welcoming and inclusive for students who identify as members of the LGBTQIA+ community.
Campus Events Manager Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Campus Events Manager. The Campus Events Manager is a member of the Office of Campus Events and is responsible for helping to support College ceremonies, campus events, summer conferences, and academic programs. The primary responsibilities of this position are the management of the campus room reservation system (EMS), helping to ensure alignment of events across campus by maintaining and monitoring the Master Events Calendar, and assisting with ceremonies, conferences, and events.
Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion has specific responsibility for (1) the development, implementation, and evaluation of a comprehensive student development program for under-represented students, and (2) the promotion and enhancement of the campus community’s understanding of and appreciation for diverse cultures, heritages, orientations, and backgrounds.
Director of Strategic Procurement Ohio Five Colleges
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 Strategic Procurement (DSP) to lead our strong shared procurement program, administer procurement software platforms, and leverage data to achieve strategic cost-saving initiatives and contracts. The DSP fosters collaboration among college procurement personnel, advancing the strategic goals of cost savings/avoidance, service improvement, sustainability, and diversity. The DSP will use data, analytics, and benchmarking to evaluate vendor performance, consortial contracts, RFPs, and procurement-related risk, to identify opportunities for continuous improvement, and to inform the Ohio Five’s strategic procurement strategy. The Director supports the shared Jaggaer e-procurement portal, overseeing project planning, implementation, and system administration at participating colleges while managing suppliers, PCard utilization, contracts, workflow management and financial approvals. The Director leads system enhancement implementations, integrates system data with college ERP systems, and provides meaningful spend analytics using system data. The successful candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent work experience) in business, operations, or finance with 3-5 years of experience in purchasing and/or contract administration. Strong system administration ability is key, with preferred experience with Jaggaer systems. We’re looking for a skilled facilitator who can foster successful collaborations among college purchasing, finance, and IT staff, with excellent analytical, research and problem-solving skills. This position offers flexibility, with an office located on any of the five campuses, options for some remote work. Ohio Five supports regular travel to the five colleges as part of this position. It includes a generous Kenyon College benefits program.
Admissions Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a co-educational, liberal arts and sciences institution in central Ohio, is conducting a search for Admissions Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions position openings (titles dependent on experience).  These are 12-month, full-time positions in the Office of Admissions. Admissions counselors/assistant directors participate in a team-oriented working environment through all phases of the recruitment and selection process.   The admissions officers will convey key institutional messages to prospective students and parents on- and off-campus and cultivate professional relationships with guidance counselors and key educational organizations. The recruitment portfolio will include travel (8-10 weeks per year), counseling and advising students and families regarding the admission process, conducting interviews and presentations, maintaining relationships with guidance counselors and managing a territory throughout the admission cycle.  Admissions officers fully participate in the evaluation of applications.  The successful candidate(s) will have excellent communication skills, both in writing and speaking; great organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail; and strong interpersonal skills. An understanding of and appreciation for the values of a residential liberal arts college are essential. A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution is required. The positions require a willingness to travel and availability for night and weekend work.  Employment at Kenyon is contingent upon a successful background check. A valid driver's license is also required and candidates must be in a position to pass Kenyon's driver certification. 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.
Assistant Athletic Trainer Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Trainer. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will be responsible for assisting the Head Athletic Trainer with providing prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of injuries to 22 Division III intercollegiate athletics teams. This position reports to the Assistant Athletics Director for Sports Performance and works under the license of the Kenyon College Team Physician while supporting the mission of the College in its focus on student development, outcomes and success. This is a ten (10) month position that includes morning, evening and weekend responsibilities. It is also expected that the Assistant Athletic Trainer 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 Certification in First aid and CPR NATA Certification Eligibility for Ohio State Licensure
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a nationally ranked liberal arts college in Ohio, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Art History. This is a two-year appointment that will begin in August 2022. Candidates should have expertise in the art and visual culture of the nineteenth or twentieth century. Secondary fields of interest may include gender studies; museum studies; architecture and design; colonial and/or post-colonial studies. The successful candidate will teach established courses, but may also develop classes at the introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. We are interested in teacher-scholars who can offer creative ways to engage with the Department’s Visual Resources Center, our Study Collection, and regional art museums. Applicants should complement, not duplicate, current expertise of the permanent department faculty. To apply visit http://careers.kenyon.edu.

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