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 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.
Grant Specialist for PreAward Services
This position encompasses a wide range of sponsored project administration responsibilities from all aspects of the pre-award stage of sponsored awards through the notice of award. The primary responsibility is to serve as an administrative resource preparing and reviewing all proposals from university researchers and faculty that are submitted to external sponsors for consideration of funding.