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Bradley University will continue on-campus, in-person classes for the spring 2021 semester with limited restrictions.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

The Department of Computer Science and Information Systems (CS&IS) at Bradley University invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor to begin in August 2021. 

The Assistant Professor position requires a PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field; candidates working on their dissertation with expected graduation date before August of 2021 will be considered.  Candidates with research interests in computer science or computer information systems will be considered; candidates with an interest in software/Web/information security, or distributed computing, or computer game design and development, or data science, or quantum computing will be given preference.  The successful candidate is expected to develop into an outstanding teacher, establish and maintain a productive and rigorous research program, actively seek funding for research, involve students in his or her research activities, and participate in service. The teaching load is three courses per semester.  Some teaching experience is preferred. 

Initial screening will begin on March 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

The department currently consists of 12 tenured/tenure track faculty members. There are BS and MS degree programs in both Computer Science and Computer Information Systems with multiple concentrations. 

To apply, submit a letter of application, a curriculum vita, transcripts, and at least three reference letters.  Information regarding how the candidate will contribute to diversity in teaching, research, or service should be included within the letter of application or in a stand-alone diversity statement.  Please send all materials to Katie Manning, Department of CS&IS, Bradley University, 1501 W. Bradley Ave., Peoria, IL 61625 (or email applications in pdf format to

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, 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 the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.

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