Faculty members fulfill the teaching, research, and public service mission
requirements of the University and pursue career paths within their professional
disciplines. Examples of Faculty titles are Professor, Associate Professor, and
Assistant Professor. Appointments for faculty must be tenure or tenure-track. Adjunct, clinical,
research, teaching, or visiting professors do not receive tenured appointments.
Other Academics, which include Clinical Associate, Instructor, Lecturer,
Research Associate, and Teaching Associate, Post Doctoral associates, Residents,
and Graduate Employees, help fulfill the teaching, research, and public service
mission requirements of the University and pursue career paths within their
professional disciplines. These positions are non-tenured/non-tenure-track.
Academic titles can be held by individuals who are also preparing to receive
degrees from the University. In addition, Other Academic titles sometimes
resemble faculty titles. However, such academic positions either are for less
than 51% time, or they include modifiers such as adjunct, clinical, research,
teaching, or visiting.
Find and Apply for Faculty and Other Academic Openings
Departments advertise Faculty and Other Academic positions in multiple
locations, including individual department web sites and the University of
Illinois Employment Website. Please follow the instructions listed in the
advertisement or job posting to apply for a position.
To search Faculty and Other Academic job openings, please select the
appropriate link below:
The University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.