Jobs at Gatton

As the University for Kentucky, UK is educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in its 150-year history. For 95 years, UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics has been "Building What's Possible" - preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees. Housed inside the $65 million state-of-the-art Gatton College building, the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK’s campus, expected to reach 4,000 students by 2020. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky’s citizens and people around the world.

The city of Lexington is a great place to live, learn and work. Serving as the healthcare, retail, cultural and entertainment center for both central and eastern Kentucky, Lexington features many of the advantages of a large city with the charm and hospitality of a small town. As one of the top cites in the nation for entrepreneurs and professionals, Lexington is conveniently within a day's drive of two-thirds of the population of the United States. In this vibrant city nestled among world famous horse country, UK’s campus is just minutes from exciting nightlife, art galleries, live music, parks, shopping and more.


Assistant Faculty Position

Department: Marketing and Supply Chain

Salary: Commensurate

The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain at the University of Kentucky is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level with a preferred start date of January 2022. We will also consider individuals who can begin August 2022. The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in marketing or related field by the starting date, have an active research program, and have an excellent record in the classroom. Preference will be given to candidates interested in teaching the capstone Marketing Management course at the undergraduate level.

Our department offers an outstanding research environment including a behavioral research laboratory, student subject pool, research and travel budget, and a high level of faculty collaboration. We plan to interview candidates via Zoom. Applications will begin to be reviewed immediately. The position will remain open until filled.

All interested applicants must apply online. In order to be considered as a candidate you will need to complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system by searching for Job Requisition Number: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/330122 at ukjobs.uky.edu. Please include along with the Academic Profile:

  • Names and contact information for at least two references
  • Letter of application (upload under Cover Letter)
  • Evidence of ongoing research (upload under Specific Request 1)
  • Curriculum Vitae

Please provide the names and contact information for at least two, no more than three, references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

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Program Planning Coordinator

Department: Professional Resource Center

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Sep 24

The Gatton College of Business Professional Resource Center is recruiting a program management professional. This individual will manage the center’s activities including all arrangements for participants and speakers, collect and disburse course materials, serve as the lead representative for the college on day of program. In partnership with the Marketing and Communications team, will develop an effective marketing strategy for programs and will manage implementation efforts which will include mailing list, promotional materials, program materials, websites, sponsorships, exhibits, etc. The qualified candidate will display leadership, decision making, innovation and creativity.

Application directions:

To apply, please use this link: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/352983 . Only applicants that apply at the link will be a part of the applicant pool.

Over the last 95 years, UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics has been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB, Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees and certificates. We are housed in a recently renovated 220,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility where the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK’s campus, expected to reach over 4,000 Students by fall of 2021. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky’s citizens and people around the world. We are looking for professionals who embody the College’s tagline of “Blue Means Business”. Please consider joining our team.

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

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MBA Recruitment Director

Department: MBA

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Sep 27

The Gatton College of Business and Economics' MBA Center is currently recruiting for a Director of MBA Recruitment. Individuals will Development and management of recruitment programs, schedule and participates in campus visits with candidates, develops a comprehensive, strategic marketing plan through social media to reach potential students. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of four years of experience in recruiting, preferably at the college or graduate level. An MBA or other graduate degree is preferred for this position along with 5 years of professional employment in education, admissions, recruitment, or client relations. The qualified applicant will also possess excellent presentation, interpersonal communication, leadership, analysis, and organizational skills; pay attention to details, and develop creative solutions.

Application directions:

To apply, please use this link: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/352101. Only applicants that apply at the link will be a part of the applicant pool.

Over the last 95 years, UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics has been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB, Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees and certificates. We are housed in a recently renovated 220,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility where the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK’s campus, expected to reach over 4,000 Students by fall of 2021. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky’s citizens and people around the world. We are looking for professionals who embody the College’s tagline of “Blue Means Business”. Please consider joining our team.

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

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