Professor of Nursing

Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job description

The Department of Nursing in the College of Education and Health Sciences invites applications for a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Nursing with a minimum of 2 years’ clinical expertise in Medical Surgical Nursing beginning in August 2018.

Candidates must possess a Master’s degree with a major in Nursing (an earned doctorate [PhD, EdD, DNP] is strongly preferred) and be eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Illinois. Candidates without an earned doctorate will be eligible for tenure-track status upon completion of the doctorate degree. Successful candidates must possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and show potential for a productive research/scholarship program.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, 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 the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois. For additional information about the University and the Department of Nursing visit and

How to apply

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest addressing the qualifications for the position, current vita, and complete contact information for a minimum of three professional references. The information may be submitted electronically to:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until 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.