Daily Brief

June 13, 2023

Student Trustee Appointed

Payton Mentzer ’24 has been named Kutztown University's newest additions to its Council of Trustees. Mentzer’s appointment as student trustee was approved at Wednesday's State System Board of Governor's meeting.

University Relations


Weather forecasts are provided by KU's Dr. Michael Davis and "Monsoon Mike" Regensburger

Weak high pressure settles in between systems bringing us a day of fair skies and lower dewpoints. High of 75. Breezy west winds.



I am pleased to announce that tenure has been granted to the following faculty members effective with the 2023 Fall Semester:
- Bradley Congelio, Sport Management
- Michael Covello, Art & Design
- Marco Ehrl, Communication Studies
- Kristina Fennelly, English
- Saehwa Hong, Business Administration
- Jonathan Joy, Cinema, Television and Media Production
- Gregory Kaufinger, Business Administration
- Brandon Krieg, English
- Sandra Leonard, English
- Andrew Miness, Secondary Education
- Megan O’Byrne, Communication Studies

Kenneth Hawkinson, Ph.D., Office of the President

Health Center Closed

The Health Center will be closed 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, for the Faculty and Staff Appreciation Lunch. When the Health Center is closed, please contact Public Safety & Police Services at 610-683-4001 for immediate assistance. If you have an emergency off campus, call 911.

Amanda Volkert, Health & Wellness Services

Employment Opportunities

These are the non-instructional positions open on our online job board at https://employment.kutztown.edu (Menu to OOC postings):

Job Number Job Title Job Term Advertise To
NEW - Management Technician
Transfers-Registrar's Office (internal)
Full Time 6/16/23
2023-0050 Custodial Worker Supervisor - 2nd shift Full Time 6/25/23
2023-0051 Vector Control Specialist Full Time Continuous
2023-0052 General Maintenance Repairman 2
Housing Zonal Maintenance
Full Time Continuous
2023-0055 Key & Lock / Card Access Specialist Full Time Continuous
2023-0058 Production Coordinator - 10m Full Time 6/18/23
2023-0063 Utility Plant Helper Full Time Continuous
2023-0069 Vector Control Specialist Full Time Continuous
2023-0070 Groundskeeper / Laborer Full Time Continuous
2023-0074 Management Tech for
University Senate & Social Work
Full Time 6/18/23
2023-0077 Patrol Officer Full Time Continuous
2023-0095 Software Engineer Full Time 6/18/23
2023-0100 Patrol Officer Trainee Full Time Continuous
2023-0101 Assistant Director of Admissions-
Hispanic/Latino Recruitment
Full Time 6/18/23
Coach Pool 2022-23 Assistant Athletic Coaches Part Time 6/30/23
Custodial Pool 2022-23 Custodial Worker 1 Pool Full Time 6/30/23
Clerical Pool 2022-23 Clerical Assistant Pool Full Time 6/30/23
OOC 23-10 Special Investigator Full Time 7/7/23


Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
June 14 11 a.m. Faculty Staff Appreciation Luncheon
O'Pake Fieldhouse
June 19 All Day Juneteenth
University Closed

Persons with a disability, and who require accommodation, should notify the Disability Services Office two weeks prior to the event at 610-683-4108 or email DSO@kutztown.edu, TDD number: 610-683-4499, in order to discuss accommodations. Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations. Please note: Kutztown University does not provide wheelchairs or other mobility devices.

Notify the university of an accessibility concern

Non-Discrimination Statement

Kutztown University does not discriminate in employment or educational opportunities on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status. To discuss a complaint of discrimination, please contact the University’s Title IX Coordinator located in the Office of Social Equity, Old Main A-Wing, Room 02, by phone at 610-683-4700 or by email at pena@kutztown.edu or the Office for Civil Rights located in the Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg., 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20202-1100, by phone at 800-421-3481 (TDD: 800-877-8339), by fax at 202-453-6012, or by email at OCR@ed.gov.