Peoria, IL
Competitive salary plus benefits.
Oct 04, 2018
Nov 03, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time


The Mund-Lagowski Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Bradley University is seeking an individual with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professorship to begin August 2019. A Ph.D. in analytical chemistry or closely-related field is required. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and upper-level analytical chemistry, as well as general chemistry. The position requires a commitment to excellence in teaching and to the establishment of an externally-funded research program that is predicated upon collaboration with B.S. and M.S. students. Startup funding is available.  For information about the department please visit www.bradley.edu/las/chm.

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.

Qualified candidates should submit a single PDF file to chmsearch@bradley.edu (subject line: Analytical Faculty Search) containing:

(1) letter of application

(2) curriculum vitae

(3) statement of teaching philosophy

(4) diversity statement describing how the candidate will contribute to promoting diversity and equal opportunity

(5) description of research plans that includes the roles played by B.S. and M.S. student collaborators

(6) unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and

(7) names and addresses of three professional references.

For priority consideration, all application materials must be received no later than October 29, 2018; however, review of applications begins immediately 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 an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.