• Control: Private
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: <3000

2021 Recognition Categories

  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Faculty & Staff Well-being
  • Job Satisfaction & Support
  • Mission & Pride
  • Professional Development
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Effectiveness

What makes your college a great place to work?

Employee Comment

My supervisor is very supportive, advocates for me, supports and challenges me. I also love working with the other people on my team. The culture is definitely one that cares for the students and the employees.

President's Statement

For over 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 to serve God and others. 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 within the JBU community and our wider college communities.

Vital Statistics


  • Fulltime Admin: 35
  • Fulltime Eps: 89
  • Fulltime Faculty: 76
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 93
  • Adjunct Count: 87

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $83,244
  • Administration: $91,816
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $49,673
  • Non-exempt Staff: $33,851

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 3%
  • Adjunct/Part-time Faculty: 13%
  • 7 Years Recognized
  • 7 Years of Honor Roll

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