Employment Opportunities

SPGS Student Account Assistant

Posted September 2, 2015

Baker University has an opening for a full-time SPGS Student Account Assistant at our Overland Park Campus. The Student Account Assistant’s primary functions are to maintain and update student financial records, demonstrate efficient student contact and correspondence, reconcile and take deposits to bank each day, process receipts as necessary and complete student filing and linking.

The Student Account Assistant must possess a high level of proficiency with all Microsoft Office software products, strong competence with business and accounting software packages, knowledge of basic bookkeeping principles and strong organization and analytical skills.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, salary expectations, and list of three references to: Baker University, Human Resources Department, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006 or electronically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part-Time Graphic Design Instructor

Posted August 19, 2015

Baker University seeks an adjunct graphic design instructor for the spring 2016 semester at the Baldwin City campus of the College of Arts and Sciences. This person will teach intermediate concepts to both majors and students exploring elective coursework. The ideal candidate will possess a terminal degree and previous teaching experience, although a candidate with an extensive professional background will also be considered. The class is scheduled to take place on our Baldwin City campus, but shifting the course to an online experience is possible.

Please send resumes and work samples to Baker University, Human Resources Department, at PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006 or electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Attachments should be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.​

Admissions Counselor, Assistant Director of Admissions (Multiple Positions)

Posted June 16, 2015

Baker University seeks three dynamic people to fill the role of Admissions Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions. The position will report to the Senior Director of Admissions and will be responsible for the recruitment of a specific geographical territory. Night and weekend work will be required and this position includes 6 to 8 weeks of travel each fall.

Admission counselors represent the university to prospective students, parents, secondary school counselors and other individuals or organizations involved in the college selection process. Other duties include the planning and implementation of recruitment activities for assigned high schools and territories, tele-counseling, presentations to external audiences, application review, and event planning.

Additional responsibilities may be assigned to new staff members given previous experiences. Such responsibilities may include supervision of multicultural student recruitment; art, music and theatre student recruitment; nursing student recruitment or liaison to other departments across campus.

Strong oral and written communication skills, appreciation for the liberal arts, a solid work ethic, the ability to motivate others to action, an ability to work independently and contribute as a member of a team, and the capacity to deal with high volume are required. Other expected attributes include exceptional organizational skills, confidence, persistence and proven ability to meet goals. A bachelor's degree is required; an advanced degree or a minimum of one year of work experience is preferred.

Pay and title will commensurate with experience.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, salary expectations, and list of three references to Baker University, Human Resources Department, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006 or electronically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor of German

Posted May 29, 2015

The College of Arts and Sciences at Baker University is seeking candidates for an adjunct instructor of German for spring 2016. The successful candidate will have native or near-native fluency in German; an M.A. in German; experience abroad; and demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, scholarship, and the mission of a small liberal arts university. The teaching load will be 7-11 credit hours, depending on enrollment demands. Courses will include GN112 Exploring German (4 hours/week MTWF) and GN204 Making Connections in German (3 hours/week MWF). A possible additional course is GN111 Discovering German (4 hours/week MTWF.

Please send letter of application, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and list of references to Human Resources Department, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Interviews will be conducted at on site at Baker University. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Baker University, located 40 minutes southwest of Kansas City, was founded in 1858 as the first university in Kansas and is respected throughout the region for its academically challenging liberal arts college. The College of Arts and Sciences, a residential campus, is a strong academic community dedicated to engaging students in the process of learning.

Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, especially those who are committed to promoting diversity of culture and of thought.

Computer Science Instructor | Part-Time

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University is  searching for qualified candidate(s) to teach one or two computer science courses beginning August 2015.

Required qualifications: Master’s degree in related field or Ph.D. student in computer science.

College teaching experience preferred.

Submit Curriculum Vita, a cover letter addressing the required qualifications, and references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Baker is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor in Marketing

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University's School of Professional and Graduate Studies invites applications for adjunct instructor(s) in marketing. The candidate(s) filling this position will teach classes both online and on ground.

Baker University requires that you have completed a terminal degree to teach at the graduate level. A minimum of a master's degree is required to teach at the undergraduate level. Also required is knowledge of specialized content: At least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching content area are required.

Additional requirements include the following:

  • Strong interpersonal skills: enthusiasm for teaching, caring for students, and patience with students and diverse populations
  • Willingness to participate in professional development and continuing education

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • Terminal degree
  • Professional experience in discipline
  • Experience teaching adult and accelerated courses
  • Experience working with a learning management system

Applicants should complete teaching application and submit resume at http://www.bakeru.edu/spgs-faculty-staff/teaching-opportunities. An official transcript will be required from the final candidate. If possible, please submit copies of unofficial transcripts with application. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Adjunct Instructor in Leadership

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University's School of Professional and Graduate Studies invites applications for adjunct instructor(s) in leadership. The candidate(s) filling this position will teach classes both online and on ground.

Baker University requires that you have completed a terminal degree to teach at the graduate level. A minimum of a master's degree is required to teach at the undergraduate level. Also required is knowledge of specialized content: At least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching content area are required.

Additional requirements include the following:

  • Strong interpersonal skills: enthusiasm for teaching, caring for students, and patience with students and diverse populations
  • Willingness to participate in professional development and continuing education

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • Terminal degree
  • Professional experience in discipline
  • Experience teaching adult and accelerated courses
  • Experience working with a learning management system

Applicants should complete teaching application and submit resume at http://www.bakeru.edu/spgs-faculty-staff/teaching-opportunities. An official transcript will be required from the final candidate. If possible, please submit copies of unofficial transcripts with application. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Adjunct Instructor in International Business

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University's School of Professional and Graduate Studies invites applications for adjunct instructor(s) in international business. The candidate(s) filling this position will teach classes both online and on ground.

Baker University requires that you have completed a terminal degree to teach at the graduate level. A minimum of a master's degree is required to teach at the undergraduate level. Also required is knowledge of specialized content: At least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching content area are required.

Additional requirements include the following:

  • Strong interpersonal skills: enthusiasm for teaching, caring for students, and patience with students and diverse populations
  • Willingness to participate in professional development and continuing education

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • Terminal degree
  • Professional experience in discipline
  • Experience teaching adult and accelerated courses
  • Experience working with a learning management system

Applicants should complete teaching application and submit resume at http://www.bakeru.edu/spgs-faculty-staff/teaching-opportunities. An official transcript will be required from the final candidate. If possible, please submit copies of unofficial transcripts with application. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor in Human Resources

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University's School of Professional and Graduate Studies invites applications for adjunct instructor(s) in human resources. The candidate(s) filling this position will teach classes both online and on ground.

Baker University requires that you have completed a terminal degree to teach at the graduate level. A minimum of a master's degree is required to teach at the undergraduate level. Also required is knowledge of specialized content: At least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching content area are required.

Additional requirements include the following:

  • Strong interpersonal skills: enthusiasm for teaching, caring for students, patience with students and diverse populations
  • Willingness to participate in professional development and continuing education

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • Terminal degree
  • Professional experience in discipline
  • Experience teaching adult and accelerated courses
  • Experience working with a learning management system
  • PHR or SPHR certified

Applicants should complete teaching application and submit resume at http://www.bakeru.edu/spgs-faculty-staff/teaching-opportunities. An official transcript will be required from the final candidate. If possible, please submit copies of unofficial transcripts with application. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor & Curriculum Developer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Posted June 10, 2015

Baker University's School of Professional and Graduate Studies invites applications for Adjunct Instructor(s) and curriculum developers in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. The candidate(s) filling this position will develop and teach classes both online and on ground.

Baker University requires that you have completed a terminal degree to teach and develop curriculum at the graduate level. Also required is knowledge of specialized content: At least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching content area are required.

Additional requirements include:

  • Strong interpersonal skills: enthusiasm for teaching, caring for students, patience with students and diverse populations
  • Willingness to participate in professional development and continuing education

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • Terminal degree
  • Professional experience in discipline
  • Experience teaching adult and accelerated courses
  • Experience working with a learning management system
  • Experience in course development

Applicants should complete teaching application and submit resume at http://www.bakeru.edu/spgs-faculty-staff/teaching-opportunities/teaching-application. An official transcript will be required from the final candidate. If possible, please submit copies of unofficial transcripts with application. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Graduate Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track & Field

Posted November 25, 2014

Baker University is accepting applications for a graduate assistant for men’s and women’s track and field. Baker is looking for emphasis in coaching duties for all throwing events, specifically but not limited to the indoor weight toss and hammer throw. Duties will begin January 2015. Baker University is a member of the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Division I) and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.

Responsibilities include working with the head coach in all aspects of the track and field program; assist in all practice sessions and competitive events; assist in preseason and in-season conditioning programs; assist with day-to-day operation of program, including recruiting, clinics, meet management, office duties, and compliance with all university, conference, and NAIA policies.

The candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree. The candidate will be eligible for tuition remission upon acceptance into one of these two-year Baker University programs: Master of Arts in Education or Master of Liberal Arts.    

Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references for immediate contact to Baker University, Human Resource Department, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS.  66006 or electronically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Attachments must be in MS Word or Adobe.pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

School of Nursing Faculty

Posted April 22, 2015

This position is employed independently by Stormont-Vail without any employment affiliation to Baker University.

Baker University School of Nursing, located on the Stormont-Vail campus in Topeka,
Kansas, is searching for an associate professor or assistant professor.

This person will provide expert classroom, clinical instruction and academic advising. Serves as a mentor to faculty colleagues in the development of research-based and innovative teaching. Assumes leadership role in the development, implementation and evaluation of curriculum. Takes a leadership role in SON and university committees and is sought out for expertise. Provides leadership for professional and/or community-service activities broadening sphere of influence to national level. Assists colleagues with professional development activities and is sought out as a consultant in areas of established expertise. Continues to set and meet goals for professional development and maintains a program of scholarship.

Requirements:

Associate Professor - Earned doctorate (clinical or research) in nursing or related field, equivalent of five years of recent full-time college teaching and/or three years at the rank of assistant professor, demonstrated excellence in teaching, demonstrated ongoing scholarly achievement, certification in specialty area or as a nurse educator preferred as applicable. current Kansas nursing license or eligible for Kansas licensure.

Assistant Professor - Master's degree in nursing, post master's coursework applicable to a (clinical or research) doctorate or progress toward preferred, equivalent of three years full time college teaching, demonstrated teaching effectiveness, minimum of two years clinical experience, demonstrated growth in scholarly activity, participates or provides leadership in academic and professional and/or community organizations, certification in specialty area or as a nurse educator (preferred) as applicable, current Kansas nursing license or eligible for Kansas licensure.

Qualified applicants may apply online at www.stormontvail.org.

Faculty/Technology Coordinator

This position is employed independently by Stormont-Vail HealthCare without employment affiliation to Baker University.

Posted February 26, 2015

Baker University School of Nursing, located on the Stormont-Vail HealthCare campus in Topeka, Kansas, is seeking a technology coordinator.

This person will have primary responsibility for the oversight and coordination of hardware, software, and learning systems applications (Moodle Rooms, Exam Soft, ATI and Taskstream) as well as other program technology projects for the school of nursing.

Requirements: Master’s in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing, at least two years of technology experience, current Kansas nursing license or eligible for Kansas licensure. Previous teaching experience and doctorate preferred.

Qualified applicants may apply online at www.stormontvail.org. Stormont-Vail is an equalopportunity employer.