Assistant Professor in Residence – Counseling



Job description

Peoria, IL

The Department of Leadership in Education, Nonprofits, and Counseling in the College of Education and Health Sciences invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor in Residence position to teach graduate counseling courses in the CACREP-approved Master of Arts in Counseling program, effective August 2019.

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 an earned Ph.D. or EdD. in Counselor Education from a CACREP-approved program. Other requirements include evidence of applied practice in counseling; experience supervising master’s level students in counseling, and eligibility for licensure in the State of Illinois. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching graduate-level counseling courses and LCPC licensure.

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
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How to apply

To apply, qualified candidates must electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of credentials (certification, license), evidence of successful teaching, and complete contact information for three professional references (name, phone number, and email address) to Dr. Nancy Sherman, Selection Committee Chair at

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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.