Athletics - Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

The Department of Athletics invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach. 

Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size, comprehensive private institution of higher learning.  The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in Central Illinois.  With 5,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with 90 programs in five colleges, including the traditional sciences plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention, and challenge of a small private college.  Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation’s best comprehensive universities. For additional information visit and

This twelve-month, full-time position is responsible for assisting with all phases of a Division I men’s basketball program while upholding the values and mission of Bradley Athletics which is to provide every student-athlete the opportunity for a distinctive education and a championship experience.   Responsibilities of the position include:  recruiting, scouting of opponents, videotape analysis, assisting with game and practice preparation, player development, on the court coaching, summer camps and other duties as assigned by the Head Men’s Basketball Coach.

A Bachelors degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred.  Past playing experience and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred. Candidate must possess excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills; proficiency with computer applications; a commitment to excellence and sensitivity to cultural differences and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.  CPR certification is required within 30 days of hire.  Salary is commensurate with experience.

To ensure full consideration submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume and contact information for three professional references electronically to with subject line: Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon satisfactory 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.