College of Education and Health Sciences - Department of Education, Counseling, and Leadership, Assistant Professor In Residence, Counseling

The Department of Education, Counseling and Leadership in the College of Education and Health Sciences invites applications for a full-time, one-year, Assistant Professor in Residence position to teach graduate counseling courses in the CACREP-approved Master of Arts in Counseling program. The position requires an earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Counselor Education from a CACREP-approved program. The starting date for the position is August 2021.

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. When teaching on-campus courses, the candidate will be expected to teach in person. 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 such as accreditation processes, curriculum and program development, practicum and internship, thesis, and fulfilling other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in counselor education, experience teaching graduate counseling courses; evidence of applied practice in counseling; experience supervising master’s level students in counseling, and clinical license (LCPC) or license eligible in the State of Illinois. 

To apply, candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of credentials (certification, license), evidence of successful teaching, and contact information for three professional references (name, phone number, and email address). Letters from references are also acceptable on institutional letterhead and signed. The information must be submitted electronically, in pdf format, to

Review of applications will begin immediately.

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, prestigious, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering nearly 6,000 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 Education, Counseling, and Leadership visit  and

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty, and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented