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Kansas State University
Posted: 12/23/2021
Research Associate

Research Associate

Department: 3670040020 Educational Leadership

Job no: 512018

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Administrative / Professional, Education / Instructional, Research / Scientific / Grants

Pay Grade: 08B

About This Role:

The Department of Educational Leadership in the College of Education at Kansas State University is seeking applicants for a research associate. The successful applicant will contribute to work in the area of Indigenous Education by (1) collaborating with College of Education faculty in research, publication, and other scholarly endeavors; (2) contributing to curriculum development and related initiatives supporting the delivery of academic programming related to Indigenous Education; and (3) assisting with planning and coordination of local events such as the annual Indigenous Peoples Day Conference (which includes networking and building relationships with scholars nationwide) and Kansas Association for Native American Education gatherings.

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

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

• Masters degree

• Experience working in education or related contexts with Indigenous Peoples

Preferred Qualifications:

• Research training and/or skills (qualitative or quantitative)

• Research and/or publication experience with topics relevant to Indigenous education

• Experience in the field of educational leadership and/or policy studies

• Experience teaching in higher education

• Experience using digital teaching and research software, platforms, and other relevant technologies.

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:

• Letter of application

• Curriculum vitae

• List of three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled. For best consideration, apply by January 31, 2022.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:


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.

Advertised: Dec 22, 2021

Application Closes: Open until filled

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