• Control: Private
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: < 3,000

2019 Recognition Categories

  • Collaborative Governance
  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Facilities, Workspace & Security
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Professional/Career Development
  • Respect and Appreciation
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship
  • Teaching Environment (Faculty Only)
  • Work/Life Balance

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

For now 100 years, John Brown University has been educating students with Christ Over All and creating a community of employees passionate about JBU's mission to empower the next generation of Christian leaders. Faculty enjoy research and schedule autonomy with frequent interaction with leadership, and staff experience a relaxed work environment that values excellence in every area of life. We make it a priority to diligently highlight employee success both with in the JBU community and our wider college communities.

Employee Comment

This mission is at the core of everything that we do: it is clearly communicated and understood. The leadership actively models good leadership and clearly communicates objectives and rewards good work.

Vital Statistics


  • Combined Administration and Exempt Staff: 147
  • Fulltime Faculty: 89
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 103
  • Adjunct Count: 125

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $84,588
  • Administration: $95,386
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $48,051
  • Non-exempt Staff: $33,028

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 8
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 9
  • 5 Years Recognized
  • 5 Years of Honor Roll

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