Welcome to the Hiring Processes webpages. You will find useful information to assist with your hiring needs. For those more familiar with the hiring process, you may access "Frequently Accessed Topics" below. The table on this page provides more detailed information to assist in determining the appropriate hiring process and locating the correct information.

**A change to the offer process for benefit eligible non-teaching searches effective February 5, 2018.

Frequently Accessed Topics

Type of Hiring Process

Benefits Eligible Search

This details the Search Process in procedural order.

  • External or Internal Search
  • University Support Staff, Unclassified Professional, or Faculty
  • Eclass - CE, CN, PD, PE, UE, UN, UA, FA, F2
  • FTE = .5 or greater
  • Hired through PeopleAdmin
  • May be subject to import/export compliance regulations. Click here for more information.
  • Contact Laura Manning at 316-978-5051 or laura.manning@wichita.edu before beginning faculty search activities.

Search Exceptions

A process used in place of a formal search, including search waivers, emergency hires, and promotions. 

Temporary Employees (Non-Benefited)

Temporary employees do not receive benefits and are generally employed for a specific project up to one year in length.

  • No search
  • FTE = 0
  • Agency Temps - Kelly Services, Adecco, Remedy, Key Staffing, Apprentice
  • Unclassified Hourly (U3)
  • Unclassified Salaried (U4)
  • Hired through ePAF

Student / Graduate Hiring

Student employees include Regular Student, Federal Work Study, and Graduate Assistantship positions.


Lecturers are hired for one semester at a time.

  • Exempt employee
  • Hired through ePAF

Who to Contact

Talent Acquisition Team


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Revised: 8/7/19 HB