Indiana University East — Multiple Faculty Positions in Criminal Justice, Communication Studies, Education, History, Mathematics, Nursing and Psychology

About Indiana University East
Indiana University East, a regional campus of Indiana University, offers residents of eastern Indiana, western Ohio and beyond a broad range of bachelor’s degrees, selected master’s degrees, and certificates through its traditional main campus in Richmond, off-campus sites, and online program options. Learn more about IU East. 

Indiana University East challenges students to grow intellectually and personally in a supportive and scholarly environment where faculty teaching skills and participation in the creation and dissemination of new knowledge and artistic work enhance learning opportunities for all. 

Summary of Positions 

  • Lecturer of Criminal Justice
    Generalist with the ability to teach a variety of introductory and advanced courses. Preferred specialization in courts/legal studies. Prior practitioner experience in the criminal justice system is desirable.
  • Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
    Specialist in mass communication and media literacy. Possible courses: advertising and consumer culture, digital responsibilities and rights, propaganda and persuasion, foundations in journalism and mass communication, media criticism.
  • Assistant Professor or Lecturer of Education
    English/Language Arts Methods with a focus on K12 Writing Instruction, preparing future teachers to teach writing.   
  • Assistant Professor of History
    Specialist in U.S. history 1877 – present. Primary instructor for courses from Reconstruction to the present; teach in our BA, BS and MA History programs.
    Possible additional desired areas: public history, digital humanities, world/global/transnational, African/African American, Latin-America/US Latinx, Asia, Asian-American, environmental, women/gender/sexuality.
  • Assistant or Associate Professor of Mathematics (2 positions)
    Focus is on developing and teaching online mathematics classes at the junior, senior and graduate level, with one position for Real Analysis and the other in Applied Mathematics. 
  • Assistant Professor or Lecturer of Nursing (2 positions)
    Candidates will have the opportunity to teach in the BSN, RN to BSN, and MSN programs.
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
    Focus is on the Family Nurse Practitioner Track of the MSN program, as well as other programs offered commensurate to experience and education of candidate.
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology/Counseling
    Specialist in clinical or counseling psychology; license-eligible psychologist with HSPP endorsement in Indiana, and an active clinical practice. Teach general and clinically-oriented undergraduate courses for the BS in psychology and MA in Mental Health Counseling. Supervise graduate-level clinical work in practicum and internships.

Candidates for all full-time faculty positions should be “teacher scholars” demonstrating a strong desire to excel in teaching. Tenure-track faculty also maintain an active research agenda, appropriate for a regional university.  A terminal degree is required for tenure-track positions.  Online delivery of programs is an increasingly important aspect of IU East’s enrollment strategy and preference will be given to candidates with experience in online education. All positions require multicultural competence and awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways with others who are culturally different from self. Please refer to the full position descriptions at our applications portal ( for a complete listing of responsibilities, qualifications and requisite application materials. All positions commence August 1, 2022.

Diversity Statement
Indiana University East values a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, and intellectual perspectives among its faculty, staff, and students. The campus is dedicated to being a strong partner in enhancing the educational, cultural, and economic development of the region it serves through community and civic engagement. 

AA/EEO Statement
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualification. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX.  Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. See Indiana University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information. 

Campus Safety and Security
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