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Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Chemistry Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a Tenure Track position in Chemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in July 2025. The successful candidate Competitive candidates will have plans for an active research program rooted in experimental inorganic methods, broadly defined, and a commitment to teaching excellence. Candidates with additional experience or disciplinary connections in environmental chemistry, computational chemistry, or biochemistry are especially encouraged to apply. The Department values familiarity with best practices in inclusive teaching and the ability to mentor undergraduate research students. A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely related field is required. 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) unofficial transcripts; and 5) contact information of three references. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website. Review of applications will begin September 13, 2024, and will continue until the position is filled.
Visual Content Producer Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Visual Content Producer. With an eye for composition and an ear for narrative, the Visual Content Producer shoots, edits and packages video and multimedia content that captures the character of Kenyon College on social media and other digital platforms.
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Museum Practices and Scholarly Engagements Gambier, OH
The Gund – the art museum at Kenyon College – is launching our inaugural Postdoctoral Fellowship in Museum Practices and Scholarly Engagements. The goal of this fellowship is to provide foundational experience to an emerging scholar interested in a museum career in areas of education and academic affairs, and to allow for this scholar to share their expertise in areas of contemporary art.
Museum Security & Visitor Services Attendant Gambier, OH
The Gund – the art museum at Kenyon College – seeks a reliable, friendly individual to welcome visitors and administer safety protocols to benefit guests, staff, and artworks. The Museum Security and Visitor Services Attendant at The Gund at Kenyon College must reflect the essential values of our mission. While on duty, they support intellectual empowerment and creativity through positive engagement with art, artists, and lifelong learners. Equally, they embrace diversity in our community and all aspects of our work. The chosen candidate must demonstrate kindness, respect, and integrity. They should strive to build connections with people and places by being “people-centric” in their approach. Finally, personnel must actively administer museum procedures and safety protocols to benefit all staff, visitors, and object care. The hourly rate for this part-time, non-exempt staff position is $16.00 and is not eligible for Kenyon College fringe benefits.
Accounts Payable and Purchasing Card Manager Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Accounts Payable and Purchasing Card Manager. Reporting directly to the Assistant Controller, this position includes supervisory duties, as well as responsibility to oversee and manage the accounts payable and purchasing card functions for the College. This includes direct responsibility for administration of the College's purchasing card program, in addition to oversight of the processing, in accordance with College policy and procedures, of invoices submitted to the College for payment of goods and services.
Administrative Assistant in the Office of Academic Advising and Support Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to serve in the position of Administrative Assistant for the Office of Academic Advising and Support. This is a full time, 12-month position and the hourly rate of pay is $17.96. The Administrative Assistant for Academic Advising contributes to and assists in the work of the Academic Advising, National Fellowships and Scholarships, First Year Experience and Student Accessibility and Support Services offices. The position includes a generous benefits package.
Fulltime Custodian Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a full-time custodian to perform a wide variety of tasks. Working independently or as a member of a team to maintain college buildings and facilities free of hazards and presenting a neat, clean appearance. Applicants must be able to work any shift, Monday thru Sunday. Starting wage is $15.50/hr. Increasing to $18.15/hr after successfully completing a 60 work-day probation. This position is part of the IAM bargaining unit and union membership is required after probation period.
Part-Time Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Part-Time 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. It is also expected that the Part-Time Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach will 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.
Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Biology (Ecology) Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Biology starting in July 2025. We seek a broadly trained biologist with expertise in ecology at or above the community level. To complement current faculty expertise, we seek candidates whose primary research focus is on plants, invertebrates, fungi, and/or microbes. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to excellent teaching, including strong academic support, inclusive course experiences, and effective mentoring for our diverse student population. Teaching expectations are 5 courses per year, including introductory biology as well as existing (e.g., Ecology, Ecology Lab) and/or new courses at the upper level. We are especially interested in an ecologist with a strong quantitative component to their training, teaching, and/or research, as the hire will contribute one course per year to Kenyon's interdisciplinary Program in Computing (e.g., Ecological Modeling, Data Science in R, Data Visualization, Mathematical Biology etc.). Additional 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. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2024. Please direct questions to Iris Levin, Search Committee Chair (levin1@kenyon.edu).
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Biology (Microbiology) Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Biology starting in July 2025. We seek a broadly trained biologist with expertise in microbiology at the levels of genetics, cells, or microbiome. To complement current faculty expertise, we seek candidates whose research focuses on bacteria, archaea, viruses, or environmental eukaryotic microbes. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to excellent teaching with strong academic support, inclusive course experiences, and effective mentoring for our diverse student population. Teaching expectations are 5 courses per year, including introductory biology as well as existing and/or new courses at the upper level (e.g. Microbiology or Microbial Diversity). 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  referred. We encourage applications from all groups historically underrepresented in the sciences.   All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website: http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2024. Please direct questions to Joan Slonczewski, Search Committee Chair (slonczewski@kenyon.edu).
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 and reporting directly to the Director of Student Engagement, the Assistant Director shares an awareness of and concern for all aspects of student academic, residential, and co-curricular life. In particular, the Assistant Director of Student Engagement will support the ongoing work of student organization finance management and will serve as the department’s designee for traditional campus events.
Accounts Payable Assistant Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Accounts Payable Assistant. Reporting directly to the Accounts Payable and Purchasing Card Manager, the Accounts Payable Assistant’s primary responsibility is the prompt, accurate and complete processing of the weekly accounts payable run while ensuring all applicable College requirements related to the documentation of payments are satisfied. The Accounts Payable Assistant also performs other duties as assigned and responds to ad hoc request related to the accounts payable function. This is a full-time position with benefits and the hourly rate of pay is $15.53.
Managing Editor, The Kenyon Review Gambier, OH
The Kenyon Review is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to serve as Managing Editor. The Managing Editor of The Kenyon Review is a full-time position responsible for overseeing the production schedule, assigning materials to the editorial team and Associates, and liaising with writers and agents. The Managing Editor is also responsible for grant applications and working as a part of a team to execute the organization’s strategic plan. The Managing Editor position often works in collaboration with the Editor, the Director of Operations, Assistant Managing Editor, as well as with other staff members and contractors. In-person or hybrid work is preferred. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or a related field, or 2-4 years of related experience. The candidate will also have the ability to handle multiple deadlines simultaneously. Demonstrated experience in project management and working in teams is required. The candidate will also have excellent communication skills and proven attention to detail. Desired Qualifications Desired areas of experience include prior supervision of a team, publishing and event planning, and content management system and Adobe Suite. Salaries at Kenyon are competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. Review of applications will begin June 2024, and will continue until the position is filled.
Director of Operations, The Kenyon Review Gambier, OH
The Kenyon Review is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to serve as the Director of Operations. The Director of Operations at The Kenyon Review is a full-time position responsible for overseeing the operations of the organization, with particular attention to subscription fulfillment and fiduciary management and reporting. The Director of Operations serves as a liaison to The Kenyon Review Board of Trustees and its Finance Committee, and works collaboratively with the Editor, the Managing Editor, the Operations Assistant and other staff to execute the organization's strategic plan. In-person position.
Director of Campus Events Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Director of Campus Events. The Director of Campus Events provides strategic leadership, management, guidance, and day-to-day oversight for the introduction, promotion, scheduling, planning, and production of campus-based events and conferences. The Director will also balance competing needs and seek to avoid scheduling conflicts across all campus constituents to successfully execute events and conferences that reflect the quality and reputation of Kenyon College.
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.
Telecommunications Officer, Full-Time Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Campus Safety Telecommunications Officer, Full-Time. Hours per week are Friday through Tuesday 11pm to 7am. Days off will be Wednesday and Thursday. The rate of pay is $18.00 between the hours of 11:00pm to 7:00am. Full-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 with benefits.
Academic Technology Specialist Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is seeking applications for an Academic Technology Specialist (ATS) in the Information Technology department. The Academic Technology Specialist is a member of the Information Technology (IT) department that supports computing technology at Kenyon. The ATS engages with the campus community performing duties that include the support and maintenance of campus academic computer labs, academic laptop pools, and provides support for the licensing and training of academic software to further the educational mission of the College.
Coordinator for Creative Media and Engagement (NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority and Women’s Internship) Gambier, OH
Kenyon College invites applications for the Coordinator for Creative Media and Engagement internship, funded by an NCAA Division III Ethnic Minorities and Women’s Grant. This is a two-year position, 10 months a year, without benefits, housing offered. Women and ethnic minorities are encouraged to apply. The Coordinator for Creative Media and Engagement will be responsible for collaboration and coordination of Athletics Department creative media with all varsity sports programs, as well as fitness and recreation efforts. The Coordinator will employ creative knowledge and skills to emphasize clear, engaging, persuasive and powerful storytelling and messaging across a variety of settings and platforms. Additionally, the Coordinator will facilitate engagement with alumni, parents and friends through the Kenyon Athletics Network.
Systems and Discovery Librarian Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is looking for an experienced library professional to join its staff as the Systems and Discovery Librarian. This role is dedicated to exploring and implementing user-centered library systems and applications, first among them being co-management of the library services platform (Alma) with a particular emphasis on the discovery tool component (Primo VE). This position is also responsible for guiding the creative integration of the discovery tool with the library’s website and supporting systems, and in so doing, collaborates with library staff, the college IT department, faculty, and students to design, promote, and improve online access and integration of library resources. The Systems and Discovery Librarian also handles the bulk of eresource setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

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