The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), a member of the President’s Higher Education Honor Roll for community service, is an urban-serving university located in a vibrant metropolitan area. UMKC seeks creative, productive scholars whose enthusiasm and intellectual curiosity will challenge and inspire our diverse population of more than 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students.
All positions advertised below are tenure-track positions unless otherwise noted (NTT = Non-Tenure-Track). Full job ads available on the UMKC Careers website – simply search by the Position Number shown next to each listing below.
Click on the tabs above or the hyperlinked school name below for more information about individual positions, including hyperlinks to apply for open positions, and for contact information for positions which are not yet posted.
The College of Arts and Sciences fosters advances in the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences through its missions of teaching, research and service.
Nationally and internationally recognized for performance, composition, dance, teaching and scholarship, the Conservatory of Music and Dance attracts top talent from around the world.
Ranked by The Princeton Review among the Top 25 Entrepreneurial Colleges and Business Schools in the nation, delivering education to nurture innovative, entrepreneurial leaders.
Located in Kansas City — one of the country’s largest engineering cities — SCE is the city’s engineering school, delivering education and research that serves the world.
With a national reputation in urban education, the school provides leadership for equitable schools and thriving communities by preparing outstanding teachers, administrators and counseling professionals.
It is the fundamental policy of UMKC to provide equal opportunities regardless of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or Vietnam-era veteran status, in all educational, employment and contracting activities. UMKC is an Equal Access, Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All final candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check prior to beginning employment.