IMET - Assistant Professor

The Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering & Technology at Bradley University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.  Candidates with education and experience in the areas of manufacturing and/or industrial engineering are encouraged to apply. Additional desirable skills include the ability to teach introductory drawing, manufacturing labs, and computer skills.

The successful candidate must have a terminal degree in manufacturing or industrial engineering or a closely related field; should have an undergraduate degree in manufacturing or industrial engineering, or a closely related area; and the ability to teach effectively at both undergraduate and graduate levels. A record of accomplishment indicative of the ability to develop and sustain an externally-funded research program would be positively considered.

Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled.  Initial screening of the applicant pool will commence on June 15, 2013.  Applicants should provide a short statement detailing their philosophy and ambitions for teaching and research in a primarily undergraduate institution, complete curriculum vita, and a list of three professional references (with full contact information) who may be contacted during any stage of the search.

Submit applications via e-mail or regular mail to:

Search Committee Chair

Morgan Hall 110

Bradley University

1501 W. Bradley Ave.

Peoria, IL 61625


Founded in 1897, 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 approximately 5,000 undergraduates and 800 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with over 130 programs in five colleges, including the traditional liberal arts and sciences as well as programs in communications, business, engineering, education and the health sciences plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention and challenge of a small private college.  With over 60,000 alumni, Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation’s best comprehensive universities.  Visit to learn more about the University.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.  Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.