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College of Education and Health Sciences – Department of Education, Counseling, and Leadership, Assistant Professor of Counseling

The Department of Education, Counseling, and Leadership in the College of Education and Health Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor of counseling. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: teaching graduate counseling courses in the campus-based and online CACREP-approved Master of Arts in Counseling program, as well as engagement in scholarship and service. 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 our on-campus and online programs. In addition to teaching, responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: scholarly productivity; advising students and participating in prospective student interviews; service-related activities to include participating in department and college meetings and committees, as well as in the profession; and fulfilling other departmental duties and responsibilities 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 eligible for licensure in the State of Illinois. Neurocounseling and online teaching experience is desired. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

To apply, candidates must 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). It is expected that the successful candidate will relocate to Central Illinois and be an active member of the on-campus community. The information must be submitted electronically, in pdf format, to:

Review of applications will begin immediately. Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

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, counseling, 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 groups.