Physical Therapy and Health Sciences - Tenure Track Assistant Professor

The Department of Physical Therapy and Health Science at Bradley University invites qualified persons to apply for a tenure track assistant professor position available August 2013.

This is a nine-month, full-time position with the opportunity for additional summer teaching responsibilities. Applicants will be expected to provide instruction in curricular offerings at the undergraduate and the clinical doctorate level. Other responsibilities include teaching, service, and scholarship consistent with the mission and philosophy of the department and the university.  

Candidates must be licensed or eligible for a physical therapy license in the State of Illinois. Candidates must have earned a terminal doctorate (an entry level or transitional DPT degree will not be considered a terminal doctoral degree). Candidates without an earned terminal doctorate will be considered, but are only eligible for tenure-track status upon completion of the terminal degree. Salary and title will be based on the experiences and qualifications of the applicant.

The Department of Physical Therapy and Health Science is comprised of a dynamic and collaborative faculty actively engaged in a student-centered learning environment.  Thus, candidates who demonstrate initiative and an ability to work collaboratively with students, faculty, staff, clinicians and others with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size, comprehensive private institution of higher learning located in Peoria, Illinois. The University is located on a 75-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.  With 5,000 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with over 90 programs in five colleges, plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention and challenges 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 about Bradley University and the Department of Physical Therapy visit and

Qualified applicants should send a letter of application addressing qualifications for the position, a full Curriculum Vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references electronically to or via direct mail to:

Dr. Steve Tippett, Ph.D., PT, SCS

Department of Physical Therapy and Health Science

Bradley University

Peoria, IL 61625

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 and Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from groups currently underrepresented on our campus.