The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences in the College of Education and Health Sciences at Bradley University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level starting August 19, 2019. Duties include teaching courses in public health education, conducting research, participating in service, and collaborating with colleagues.
Required qualifications: a Ph.D. (by start date) in Health Education, Public Health, or closely related field from an accredited institution; potential to advise students, direct student research projects, develop curriculum, conduct research, communicate effectively, exhibit leadership, collegiality, and ability to teach classes that may include health policy, school health, relationships, human development, or other health education/public health areas.
Preferred qualifications: Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES); prior teaching experience at college level; work experience in public health settings; and evidence of professional involvement and service.
Qualified applicants should submit the following, electronically: 1) a cover letter addressing their qualifications for the faculty position, 2) a curriculum vitae, and 3) complete contact information for three professional references. These should be e-mailed to:
Dr. Teresa Drake, Search Committee Chair
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Peoria, IL 61625
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.
The FCS Department, an original department, has existed since Bradley was founded in 1897 by philanthropist Lydia Moss Bradley. The FCS Department offers majors in Dietetics, Public Health Education, Retail Merchandising, FCS, FCS Education, and Hospitality Leadership.
Internal Number: 19-20AY
About Bradley University
Bradley University is a top-ranked, 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 the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.
Bradley University is committed to cultural diversity, and is striving to maintain and enrich its cultural, racial, and ethnic communities. It is expected that successful candidates share in this commitment. Bradley is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.