Office of Academic Affairs

Office of Academic Affairs

Open Academic Positions

Open Academic Positions


Academic Positions Open at Indiana University Northwest

Indiana University Northwest, one of the eight comprehensive universities in the Indiana University system, IU Northwest is located in metropolitan Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles southeast of Chicago and 5 miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. The campus has a diverse student population of nearly 6,500 students and offers primarily Baccalaureate and Master degrees in a variety of disciplines. Undergraduate and graduate programs are available in arts and sciences, business and economics, education, nursing and health professions, public and environmental affairs, and social work. The campus is also home to the IU School of Medicine Northwest. IU Northwest emphasizes high quality teaching, peer-reviewed research and creative activity, community engagement, and service. As a student-centered campus, IU Northwest is committed to academic excellence characterized by a love of ideas and achievement in learning, discovery, creativity and engagement.

You should contact the individual below.

Dean and Professor

School of Business and Economics: Apply online at, Contact Dr. Cynthia O'Dell, [[codell]]

Assistant Professor

Department of Biology: Apply online at, Contact Dr. Peter Avis, [[pavis]]

Department of Psychology: Apply online at, Contact Dr. Mary Ann Fischer, [[mfischer]]

School of Public and Environmental Affairs: Apply online at, Contact Dr. Susan Zinner, [[szinner]]

Clinical Assistant/Clinical Associate/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor

School of Nursing: Apply online at, Contact Dr. Linda Delunas, [[ldelunas]]

In most cases, applications require a cover letter of intent, the names and contact information for several references, curriculum vitae, and descriptions of teaching and research interests. Professorial positions require a PhD; Lecturer requires an MS; Librarian an MLS. Contact the appropriate individual above for any additional requirements, information and dates for full consideration as they do vary. Applications must be submitted electronically through the links listed above.

For general information about the campus, please visit our website at For additional general information, please contact the Office of Academic Affairs, 3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408.

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