Welcome! At Millikin University, we strive to employ dedicated and dynamic individuals who truly care about making a difference in the lives of our students. We believe that every employee counts when it comes to delivering an exceptional experience for the Millikin University student.

Millikin is currently recruiting for the positions listed below. To learn more about each position, click on the position(s) that interest you to obtain more information about the duties, qualifications, application procedures and application deadlines. Millikin University has a strong commitment to nurturing a culturally diverse faculty and student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

After reading the detailed position description of the Open Position, click on the “Apply Now” button submit your cover letter, resume, and professional references.

Open Positions at Millikin

College of Arts and Sciences

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Position Title:  Part-time Administrative Assistant

Department/Program:  Chemistry Department and Pre-Professional Program

Division of the Tabor School of Business

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Position Title:       Assistant to the Dean for Enrollment Management        

Department:         Tabor School of Business     

Division of Enrollment (Athletics)

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Position Title:        Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach Intern

Department:          Athletics

FLSA:                    Internship/Graduate Assistant


Division of Athletics

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Position Title:      Assistant Football Coach

Department:        Athletics

FLSA:                    Exempt


 Division of Alumni & Development

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Position Title:                         Data Management Specialist

Division of the College of Professional Studies

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Position Title:  Director of the School of Nursing

Department:     School of Nursing          

The Millikin University School of Theatre and Dance is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Acting to begin in August 2020. Millikin is a small, private, liberal arts institution of approximately 1900 students located in Decatur, Illinois. The nationally recognized School of Theatre and Dance is a vibrant and highly visible component of the campus community serving 260 students in five degree programs including B.F.A.s in Acting, Design and Production, Musical Theatre, and Stage Management and a B.A.

Division of Student Affairs

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Position Title:              Graduate Assistant, Campus Life Residential Operations

Department:                Office of Campus Life        

Division of Student Affairs

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Position Title:  Coordinator of Campus Life for Residential Living

Department:    Campus Life     

FLSA Category:   Exempt         


Division of Enrollment Management

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Position Title:  Student Financial Services Representative

Department:      Student Financial Services

Division of Enrollment

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Position Title:            Communications Specialist

Department:               Marketing Office      

Division of College of Professional Studies

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Position Title:  Tenure Track- Assistant Professor of Education         

Department:    School of Education          

Division of Student Affairs

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Position Title:       Director of Campus Life for Inclusion (Salary range - $50,000/year)

Department:        Campus Life         

FLSA Category:    Exempt               

Division of Finance and Business Affairs

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Position Title:   Security Officer & Dispatcher

Department:     Public Safety         

Division of Enrollment

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Position Title:      Financial Aid Director

Department:        Student Financial Services

FLSA:                    Exempt


Division of Academic Affairs – Office of University Registrar

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Position Title:  Academic Records Specialist

Department:      Registrar’s Office         

The Millikin University School of Nursing invites applicants to apply for a faculty position to teach in its CCNE-accredited baccalaureate, master’s, and DNP programs. The position is a ten-month, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 1, 2020.

The qualifications for the tenure-track Assistant Professor positions include: 

Division of Enrollment

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Position Title:  Web Developer

Department:      Marketing and Media Relations          

FLSA Category:      Exempt                      


Millikin University's English Department invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of English to teach Secondary English Language Arts courses in our English Education program, beginning August 2020. Teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester and may include:

  • Methods of Teaching Literacy in the Content Areas
  • Methods of Teaching and Assessment in Literacy and Language Arts for grades 5th-12th
  • Adolescent literature
  • First-year writing
  • Supervision of student teaching


Millikin University’s Department of Exercise Science & Sport invites applicants for one position:  Instructor/Assistant Professor of Physical Education.  An earned Master’s degree (terminal degree preferred) is required for the Instructor position.  A terminal degree in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science or related field is required for the Assistant Professor position.

MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant or Associate Professor of Music–Orchestra Conductor.  Position begins August 2020.  Rank to be determined based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.  Completed doctorate required.  


MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Music–Voice/Area Coordinator. Position begins August 2020.  Completed doctorate required. Candidate will demonstrate leadership and vision for the voice area; evidence of successful teaching & administration; ability to attract and retain voice students; competent piano skills; understanding of and sensibility for voice students across a broad spectrum of majors.

Annual Security Report

Download a copy of Millikin University's Annual Security Report, which complies with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. This report includes information about crime and the policies in place to deal with crime at Millikin University. To receive a paper copy of this report, please contact: Millikin University, Office of Safety & Security, 1184 West Main Street, Decatur, IL, 62522.