Three year Assistant Professor in Residence, Department of Biology, Anatomy and Physiology

Illinois, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 10, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Biology at Bradley University invites applications for a 3-year Assistant Professor in Residence beginning August 2021. A Ph.D. in biology or a related field is required. Prior teaching and post-doctoral experience is preferred.  The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching courses in anatomy and physiology in the undergraduate curriculum. Other teaching responsibilities, based on candidate expertise, may include introductory cell and molecular biology, genetics, and general education courses.  Applicants must be committed to undergraduate teaching for a diverse student population, emphasizing active learning and personalized attention in a liberal arts and sciences setting.  Engaging undergraduate students in research will be encouraged, but not required. As part of the Department of Biology, the successful candidate will also be expected to participate in service activities.  Mentorship focused on teaching and supporting undergraduate research will be provided by the department.

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy and interests, and three letters of reference.  The candidate's strategies for engaging a diverse student population in teaching, research, or service should be included within the letter of application or in a stand-alone diversity statement.  Complete applications should be submitted to:


Dr. Sherri Morris, Chair, Biology Department

Bradley University

1501 W. Bradley Ave.

Peoria, IL, 61625

Application materials may also be submitted electronically to

Applications received by March 15, 2021 will receive full consideration.  Visa sponsorship for this position is available upon request.

Bradley University is a prestigious, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering 5,400 undergraduate and graduate students the resources of a larger university and the personal attention of a smaller university. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois. More than 185 academic programs are offered in business, communication, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology.  Bradley has been consistently ranked as a top college by both The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.

Bradley University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative action employer.  The administration, faculty, and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.

Employment with Bradley University requires successful completion of a criminal background check. Additional information regarding this position may be obtained from the Search Committee chair, Dr. Keith Johnson, at

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