Wichita State University

This is the place where anything is possible. Where collaboration and innovative ideas shape the future, and entrepreneurship is in our bones. If you have the creativity, passion and insight to help us build a brighter future for our city, state and world—this is the place where you belong.

Wichita is at the center of everything. As Kansas' largest city—with a growing population of nearly 700,000— Wichita is the commercial, financial, medical, cultural and entertainment hub for the state and a major attraction in the region. Despite its growth, Wichita hasn't lost the friendly Midwestern feel, and that makes it a virtual utopia for aspiring college students.

Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
Reporting to the Director of News and Media Relations, the Public Relations Advisor is responsible for working closely with senior executives, marketing, government relations and others to develop and execute strategic communication plans that align with and support our overall mission and vision for Wichita State University. This position will serve as a spokesperson for WSU and will be active in planning, leading, managing, and implementing communication strategies for the University, including crisis communication, public affairs, media relations and writing/editing for print, web and social media. This position: * Aids in the strategic direction for the development and implementation of news and new media relations, content, delivery, and coordination of communication both internally and externally. * Seeks internal and external publicity and branding opportunities to cultivate a consistent brand identity in all aspects of public relations and communication networks. *...
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
Provides academic assistance, post-secondary career planning and financial aid assistance for adults desiring to enter or re-enter school or college. Assists adults in evaluating academic abilities, establishing and accomplishing academic goals and objectives. Plans and facilitates various workshops on topics including: academic skills, financial literacy, digital literacy, and career exploration. Must be committed to serving low-income, first generation, and diverse populations.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
This is custodial and housekeeping work performed in areas and/or requiring the operation of technical equipment. Also performs a variety of tasks cleaning a facility. Promotes “Green” cleaning and maintenance in day-to-day tasks and practices to advance healthier work environments. Flex Schedule: Will work mainly Monday-Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm but will need to be available to switch days and hours depending on events. Employee will need to be available to work late nights/early mornings, days and weekends. When working the flex shifts, employee will adjust their normal schedule for the week. Some overtime might be available The State of Kansas offers a substantial benefit plan which includes a variety of traditional, family friendly benefits designed to enhance employment at state agencies, including Wichita State University. In addition to a robust comprehensive health insurance plan and Employee Assistance Program, all benefits-eligible State of Kansas employees participate...
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
This position is located in Pittsburg, KS. The College Access Advisor is responsible for the enrollment of eligible middle and high school students in each region into the Kansas Kids @ GEAR UP program. They establish and maintain a positive and professional relationship with all referral agencies and school district staff. The College Access Advisor plans educational, career and life skill activities, completes the College Access Plan (CAP) on each student in the region and sets up meetings with partners to make sure services outlined on the CAP are provided. The College Access Advisor plans and evaluates activities, helps collect in-kind documentation for the region, meets with students daily and fills out a monthly report. Daily driving to schools and group homes is required.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
Responsible for monitoring parking lots, directing traffic, and providing directions on campus during athletic events and games. Must be able to work up to 20 hours per week, including evenings and weekends.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 12, 2021
Full time
The majority of work involves performing painting and some mechanical skills related to the preventive maintenance and remodeling projects performed by a large Physical Plant complex. The State of Kansas offers a substantial benefit plan which includes a variety of traditional, family friendly benefits designed to enhance employment at state agencies, including Wichita State University. In addition to a robust comprehensive health insurance plan and Employee Assistance Program, all benefits-eligible State of Kansas employees participate in retirement or pension programs with generous employer contributions. WSU employees receive generous time off accruals. Full time employees typically accrue 22 vacation days and 12 days of sick leave per year, in additional to 8 annual paid holidays designated by the State of Kansas. Additionally, Paid Parental Leave and the State Shared Leave program are available to eligible employees. WSU employees also receive discounts on campus and...
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 12, 2021
Full time
* Greeting customers and spectators as they enter our venues * Run ticket scanning devices to allow fans into facilities * Promote a positive and exciting atmosphere * Assist all patrons with any issues or questions as they arise * Providing the best customer service and game day experience to all spectators * Aid with other tasks as assigned
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 09, 2021
Full time
The Public Project Manager Specialist designs, develops, and proposes public health capacity-building or related processes to proposed clients. Manages all aspects of the project, responding to client needs and expectations, and fulfilling agreed-upon commitments. Requires management of multiple clients simultaneously
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
The Ulrich Museum’s Finance and Operations Manager plays a critical role in the day-to-day operations of the museum – its staff, finances, facility and security. This position requires flexibility and the ability to multi-task within a fast-paced creative environment. Fundamental to this position is working to assure detailed compliance to all financial processes of the museum, general ad hoc reports primarily for management and advisory board use, monitoring personnel and payroll activity, and confirming a safe and secure home to the University’s art collection through facility and security oversight. A high degree of public and volunteer interaction demands a pleasant and welcoming personality, with an understanding of visitor services within the context of an art museum environment.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Provision of clinical instruction for undergraduate students in the School of Nursing. Primary responsibilities include instruction clinical and/or technologies lab teaching/supervision in acute and community health care as appropriate for nursing students. You are expected to maintain a willingness to accommodate a variety of learning styles and strategies in instructional delivery and learning activities. including online and blended learning; apply knowledge of evidence-based practice in teaching; apply knowledge of evidence-based practice in clinical practice; work collaboratively with other faculty: attend all required orientations and clinical faculty updates as expected by clinical partners; participate in inter-professional teaching/learning activities; participate in simulation as needed; maintain knowledge of applicable curricular guidelines and curricular evaluation standards; act as a representative of the School of Nursing at activities as needed. Within your role, you...
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The desired candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the classroom environment including but not limited to lesson planning, teaching, discipline, recreation both indoors and outdoors, safety and security. The candidate will deal directly with young children, parents, subordinates, peers and supervisors and must present themselves in a calm and professional manner. The candidate must maintain a high degree of concentration, a high level of accuracy and treat confidential information with the utmost care. The candidate completes and submits all paperwork required by the Child Development Center, Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Federal Government.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Jan 06, 2021
Full time
This position is located in Emporia, KS. The College Access Advisor is responsible for the enrollment of eligible middle and high school students in each region into the Kansas Kids @ GEAR UP program. They establish and maintain a positive and professional relationship with all referral agencies and school district staff. The College Access Advisor plans educational, career and life skill activities, completes the College Access Plan (CAP) on each student in the region and sets up meetings with partners to make sure services outlined on the CAP are provided. The College Access Advisor plans and evaluates activities, helps collect in-kind documentation for the region, meets with students daily and fills out a monthly report. Daily driving to schools and group homes is required.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Dec 18, 2020
Full time
Teach Statisics & Mathematics courses-undergraduate and graduate Conduct research Perform faculty service to the department, college and/or university.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Dec 18, 2020
Full time
The Executive Director works closely and collaboratively with the campus community and is responsive to the facilities services needs of students, faculty, and staff. The Executive Director is responsible for building and developing a team that consistently provides a high level of facilities stewardship, customer service, and communications, working with a diverse community to meet academic, programmatic, and residential needs and priorities. This position advises on policies and procedures related to the management of campus physical resources and partners with Facilities Planning in the planning and management of capital renewal and replacement for facility maintenance and improvements.
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Dec 18, 2020
Full time
The School of Education at Wichita State University invites applications for adjunct faculty positions in graduate and undergraduate Teacher Education including general methods, diversity education, foundations, research methods, special education, early childhood education, ESOL, reading, and subject area methods. Most of these courses will be taught online so applicants may reside in any location. Manage course content online; communicate regularly with students and other instructors via Zoom, email, Blackboard, etc.; and hold “office hours” 2-3 times per week. Adjunct faculty hired will become vital members of the School with programs including the nationally recognized Teacher Apprentice Program (TAP). Screening of applications is ongoing and will continue each term until positions are filled. Courses may be 16 or 8 weeks; Teacher Apprentice Program (TAP) Ccourses begin every 8 weeks (2 “blocks” for each semester).
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Dec 18, 2020
Full time
• Provides curricular and research-focused information and support services as liaison librarian for the departments and programs in the College of Engineering including Aerospace; Biomedical; Electrical Engineering & Computer Science; Engineering Technology; Industrial, Systems & Manufacturing; and Mechanical. • Responsible for the design, promotion, coordination, delivery, and assessment of the library instructional program for the College of Engineering including a variety of face-to-face and online instructional sessions, tools, and workshops as well as the creation of online videos and modules. Creates and maintains library research guides and other appropriate digital learning objects related to subject and course responsibilities. • Promotes student success, recruitment, and retention through proactive collaboration with faculty and students in the College of Engineering and related areas. • Works collaboratively to develop new interdisciplinary approaches and...