College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Psychology

The Bradley University Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Cognitive Psychology or closely related area beginning August 2019. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to high-quality undergraduate education and an active research program that meaningfully engages undergraduate students. The candidate should be prepared to teach Brain and Behavior and Quantitative Methods. An interest in developing specialized courses in an area of expertise or in contributing to existing course offerings in cognition is encouraged.

Ph.D. in Psychology or allied field by August 2019 is required.   Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, 3 to 5 relevant (p)reprints, and three letters of recommendation. Candidates should also submit brief statements of teaching philosophy and research program.  Information regarding how the candidate has or can contribute to diversity in teaching, research, or service should be provided either within the teaching and/or research statements or in a stand-alone diversity statement.

Candidates should electronically submit application materials to or via direct mail to:

Search Committee, Department of Psychology                                

Bradley University                                                                            

Peoria IL 61625.

Review of applications begins October 20, 2018 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 a top-ranked, prestigious, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering 5,400 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.

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