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Associate Director of Scholar Development and Undergraduate Research (SDUR)

Apply now Department: 3670043010 Staley School of Leadership
Job no: 516600
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Regular)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Executive / Director / Management, Research / Scientific / Grants
Pay Grade: 10A

About This Role:

The Associate Director of Scholar Development and Undergraduate Research (SDUR) works alongside the director to manage operations and programmatic needs of the unit. SDUR is situated within the Staley School of Leadership and oversees university-wide undergraduate research efforts, as well as student programs focused on professional development through undergraduate research. The Associate Director will directly support the undergraduate research initiative and will support administrative needs of the unit.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

Worksite Options:

This position is required to be performed on-site. Work is performed on employer premises or designated assignment location.

Visit this link for K-State’s guidance and policies on remote work and flexible work arrangements. Remote work agreements are required for all flexible work arrangements and are subject to review.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires a bachelor's degree and five or more years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s, Doctoral and/or terminal degree in a relevant field
  • Scholarly research experience including presentation and/or publication
  • Experience leading undergraduate research activity or initiatives
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, and well-being and have practices to demonstrate that commitment
  • Record of successfully collaborating with faculty
  • Proven ability to influence, change thinking, or gain acceptance from others
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills – ability to develop relationships with various stakeholder groups including donors, prospective students, colleagues, and university partners

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. 3 Professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

For best consideration, apply by February 11th, 2024.

Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:

$55,000.00 - $80,000.00

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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