Assistant Professor or Instructor of Game Design and Development

The Department of Interactive Media at Bradley at Bradley University seeks a dynamic individual to join our award-winning and nationally ranked game program beginning August 2018.

The department welcomes applications from candidates working in industry, academia, or both. The successful candidate will be able to teach students the game development process. Candidates with a background in game art, game programming, game design, game production, or game studies are all encouraged to apply. Professional experience and college-level teaching experience is preferred, but not required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

This position may be either a non-tenure-track or tenure-track appointment.

A non-tenure-track appointment at the rank of instructor requires a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree and substantial professional experience.

A tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor requires a terminal degree (MFA, PhD, etc.). ABDs and applicants demonstrating progress toward a terminal degree will be considered, but are only eligible for tenure-track and assistant professor status upon completion of the terminal degree.

Qualified candidates should electronically submit, in PDF format, a letter of application describing qualifications for and the specific interest in the position, a Curriculum Vitae, a research/creative production sample, and contact information of at least three current professional references. Materials should be emailed to

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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