Assistant Professor in Residence – Counseling

Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job description

The Department of Leadership in Education, Nonprofits, and Counseling in the College of Education and Health Sciences invites applications for a full-time, one-year, Assistant Professor in Residence position to teach graduate counseling courses in the CACREP-approved Master of Arts in Counseling program, effective August 2018. The position requires an earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Counselor Education, or related discipline, preferably from a CACREP-approved program.

The Department is seeking applicants to teach core and specialty courses in the clinical mental health and professional school counseling tracks for both the online and on-campus programs. In addition to teaching, responsibilities of the position include: advising students and participating in prospective student interviews, participating in department and college meetings and committees as appropriate, assisting with departmental responsibilities and fulfilling other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in counselor education or related discipline, experience teaching graduate counseling courses; evidence of applied practice in counseling; experience supervising master’s level students in counseling, and eligible for licensure in the State of Illinois. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, prestigious, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering 5,400 undergraduate and graduate students the opportunities, choices and resources of a larger university and the personal attention and exceptional learning experience of a smaller university. Bradley offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs in business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in Central Illinois. For additional information about the University and the Department of Leadership in Education, Nonprofits, and Counseling visit and

How to apply

To apply, candidates must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of credentials (certification, license), evidence of successful teaching, and contact information for three professional references (name, phone number, and email address). The information must be submitted electronically (

Review of applications will begin immediately. Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty, and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.

Founded by Lydia Moss Bradley in 1897, Bradley University is a private, independent university offering undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education programs in the liberal and fine arts, the sciences, business administration, communications, education, engineering, and the health sciences. Our residential campus of 6,000 students blends large school opportunities with a small school personality where there is a commitment to excellent teaching and personal attention to students. Bradley's comprehensive programs offer an effective integration of liberal education, professional preparation, and personal and social development.