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

Millikin University’s Art Department seeks a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Art Therapy.  Salary competitive. Position begins August 2016.

Division of Enrollment (Athletics)

Job Description



Position Title:        Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach Intern

Department:                   Athletics

FLSA:                    Internship


Working Relationships:

Reports to:            Head Women’s Volleyball Coach

Division of Enrollment (Athletics)

Job Description



Position Title:           Assistant Football Coaching Intern

Department:            Athletics

FLSA:                     Internship


Working Relationships:

Reports to:                    Head Football Coach

Works Closely with:    Athletic Department Staff; Football Team Members

Division of Enrollment & Marketing

Job Description


Position Title:         Director of International Recruitment    


Department:           Office of Admission 


FLSA Category:       Exempt                 


Working Relationships:


Reports to:  Dean of Admission


Works Closely with:  Admission, Academics, Student Financial Services, Center for


International Education, English Language Center


Division of Alumni and Development

Job Description

Position Title:                      Associate Director of Annual Giving

Department:                         Alumni & Development

FLSA Category:                  Exempt


Working Relationships:

Reports to:    Director of Development, Millikin Fund

Works Closely with:  Alumni & Development staff, individual donors, student workers.

Adjunct Graduate Professor

Millikin University


The Tabor School of Business is seeking an Adjunct Graduate Professor to teach the marketing course in our Executive MBA program. The course is delivered one evening per week for ten consecutive weeks running from mid-April to the end of June. The class is composed of 20 motivated working professionals with an average of ten years work experience. A Ph.D. with In-field work experience would be a good fit for the program.


Millikin University’s School of Music invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Applied Guitar to begin August 2016.  (Competitive salary).

Responsibilities include coordinating guitar area; teaching applied guitar, coaching guitar ensembles, other areas per qualifications; participating in recruitment, advising, and faculty governance. Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated vision, and leadership are essential.  

Division of Finance and Business Affairs

Job Description



Position Title:  Security Officer & Dispatcher

Department:    Public Safety         

FLSA:               Hourly – Non exempt                   


Working Relationships:

Reports to:  Security and Parking Coordinator/Security Team Leaders

Works Closely with:  Campus community, regional and local law enforcement, fire department.

Directly Supervises:  None


Division of Enrollment

Job Description



Position Title:  Residential Communities Coordinator

Department:  Residence Life        

FLSA Category:  Exempt               


Working Relationships:

Reports to:  Director of Residence Life

Works Closely with:  Residence Life Professional and Para-professional Staff, and Students

Directly Supervises:  Para-professional residence hall staff


Millikin University and the School of Education seeks highly qualified adjunct instructors for a variety of subjects for the 2015-2016 academic year.  We are interested in candidates whose areas of specialization include one or more of the following: elementary methods and instruction, secondary methods and instruction, general education, early childhood, special education of early childhood, special education, ESL/Bilingual education, and supervision of teacher candidates.

Division of Enrollment

Job Description


Position Title:  Assistant Director

Department:  Career Center          

FLSA Category:  Exempt               


Working Relationships:

Reports to:  Director, Career Center

Works Closely with:  Director/Career Center. Faculty, Employers, Student Development Team, Alumni Office, Students and Alumni

The Department of Biology at Millikin University invites applications for a non-tenure-track Assistant Professor or Instructor of Biology starting August 2016. Ideal candidates will be prepared to lead introductory lecture and laboratory classes in human anatomy and physiology, introductory laboratory classes, biological topics of their interest, and offerings in the University Studies program.  Ideal candidates will have a Masters or PhD degree and a passion for teaching undergraduate students.

The Millikin University School of Nursing seeks three faculty members to teach in its CCNE-accredited baccalaureate and master’s programs as well as its DNP program (which will host its initial CCNE accreditation visit during the 2015 – 2016 academic year).

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

Millikin University’s School of Music seeks a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Musicology/Ethnomusicology.  Salary competitive. Position begins August 2016.

The Department of History & Political Science at Millikin University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Political Science, with an emphasis on international politics and history, commencing August 2016. The ideal candidate will be able to teach courses in international politics, international relations, American foreign policy, international law, and related non-western history. A preferred candidate will guide performance learning opportunities for students including internships and Model UN government.

The Department of Communication at Millikin University invites applications for generalist in a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication commencing August 2016.


Tabor School of Business Adjunct Instructors

Are you an experienced business professional with a graduate degree or CPA who wants to inspire and educate the next generation of business professionals? Millikin University seeks highly qualified adjunct instructors for a variety of subjects for the 2015-2016 academic year.  If this is the kind of opportunity and challenge you’d like to take on, email us your cover letter, resume, references and any other supporting documents (optional).


Department of Theatre and Dance
Associate or Full Professor and Chair



Assistant/Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship

Are you a passionate, creative, innovative, collaborative entrepreneur who holds a doctorate?  Millikin University seeks such a tenure-track faculty member to begin August 1, 2016.

Click here for 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 Public Safety, 1184 W. Main St., Decatur, IL, 62522.