Human Resources


Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in a career with the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Founded in 1929 as the University of Kansas City, UMKC has expanded to three campuses, which house 11 different schools and colleges. We are a great university in one of America’s “smartest cities.” Today, UMKC is Kansas City’s 24th-largest employer, with over 3,500 staff and faculty supporting our more than 14,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students.
As a UMKC employee, you’ll belong to an engaged, diverse community. You’ll also enjoy many competitive benefits, including health, dental, life and other insurance plans; a comprehensive retirement program; and significant tuition assistance and reimbursement programs for employees and their qualifying dependents. For more information, visit the Benefits page.
With career options in numerous fields, both academic and administrative, UMKC could be just the opportunity you’ve been looking for. We encourage you to search our openings at the links below and apply for those jobs that match your skills, qualifications and interests. Specific application instructions are given within each of the search pages.

UMKC is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disable and Veteran Employer, that is fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

Job Posting Search

Academic: Teaching or Research

Non-Academic: Administrative, Service or Support



*If you currently work at UMKC or any other UM campus, visit myHR to view and apply for current openings.  To access the career site, click self service and then careers. 


All final candidates will be required to successfully pass a Criminal Background Check prior to beginning employment.

All final candidates who list a degree in their application materials, will be required to successfully pass an Education Verification through the National Student Clearinghouse, or provide official transcripts prior to beginning employment.


If you experience technical problems, please call (855) 524-0002.

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To request ADA accommodations, please contact us at the address listed on our home page, or call 816-235-1621. TTY users: please call through Relay Missouri,        1-800-RELAY MO (735-2966).

To request Spanish translation, please call through Relay Missouri for Spanish,        1-800-520-7309.

Smoke-Free UMKC

Reaffirming its commitment to provide a safe and healthy physical environment for its students, staff, faculty, patients and the general public associated with UMKC, smoking will not allowed on the UMKC campuses as of August 1, 2014. Please visit the Smoke-Free UMKC website for details.













Recruitment Contacts

Kevin Sansberry II

Senior Human Resources Manager

Kelly Limpic

Senior Human Resources Specialist

Megan Gonzalez

Human Resources Specialist II

PS Helpdesk

For application troubleshooting assistance