Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

Faculty Researcher, Kentucky Student Success Collaborative

Position:  Interim state employment, September – April 2022
Location: Remote work; must have a Kentucky workstation
Travel:  Some in-state travel required
Compensation: Not to exceed $10,000 for the term of the project
Additional staff:  Faculty researcher will select a part-time graduate fellow to support the overall project. Compensation not to exceed $5,000 for the term of the project. Interim state employment.

Priority deadline for application:  Sept. 1, 2022


The Kentucky Student Success Collaborative (KYSSC) has received a $100,000 grant from the Lumina Foundation to deepen understanding of student basic needs services, processes, policies, and data focusing on food security, housing security, and financial stability at diverse college and university campuses in Kentucky.

The KYSSC is inviting nine institutions to participate in a qualitative research project from August 2022 – April 2023 that will include conducting an asset map of campus and community services, interviewing campus administrators, and conducting focus groups with students. The KYSSC is seeking a faculty researcher to lead the qualitative research project.

Duties and Responsibilities

Research goals of the project

Faculty Researcher Responsibilities

Faculty Researcher Qualifications

Graduate Fellow Responsibilities

Graduate Fellow Qualifications

Contact Information

Interested applicants should send a letter of application specifically addressing the responsibilities and qualifications of the position, a resume, and the names, titles, and contact information for at least three professional references to:

Rae Smith, Human Resource
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
100 Airport Road
Frankfort, KY 40601

Last Updated: 8/16/2022