The University of Kansas seeks to recruit and retain top talent in all positions. Each of our more than 10,000 dedicated employees plays a vital role in the university’s mission to shape leaders, conduct groundbreaking research, provide foundational knowledge, support students and work collaboratively to solve global challenges.
Current opportunities with the Office of Research, listed in order of application deadline:
Director of Research Development
The University of Kansas seeks an innovative and strategic leader with broad vision and demonstrated success in building partnerships and collaborations for the position of Director of Research Development. The director works to create new initiatives, programs and services that increase institutional research capacity and success through multidisciplinary interaction, strategic support and professional development.
Review begins Nov. 13 | Learn more + apply
Director of Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS)
The Office of Research invites internal nominations and applications for the position of Director of the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS). CReSIS was established as a National Science Foundation Science & Technology Center with the mission of developing new technologies and computer models to measure and predict the response of sea level change to the mass balance of ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica.
Review begins Dec. 2 | Learn more + apply
Director of Institute for Policy & Social Research (IPSR)
The Office of Research invites internal nominations and applications for the position of Director of the Institute for Policy & Social Research. IPSR is a faculty-driven research center that brings together social scientists from a broad range of disciplines to pursue and conduct sponsored research at the international, national, regional, state, and local levels.
Review begins Dec. 3 | Learn more + apply