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 KU's Animal Care Unit & University Attending Veterinarian
The University of Kansas seeks outstanding applicants for the position of Animal Care Unit Director and University Attending Veterinarian. The director leads a program that serves a vigorous and diverse research community studying basic biology, social science, translational medicine, and field research. The director will manage a growing facility and work closely with the Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee, key stakeholders, and researchers to ensure integrated support for a high-quality program. Commitment to excellence in animal research, animal health and welfare, and regulatory compliance is required.ommunity.
Director of the Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum
The University of Kansas seeks outstanding applicants for the position of director of its Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum. The director sets the strategic direction for the BI with regard to research, education and outreach and holds a 20% joint appointment as a tenured faculty member in an appropriate academic department. The director has unique opportunities to develop a personal research program synergistically within the BI and collaboratively with a large and diverse KU research community.