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Faculty Opportunities at Iowa State
Iowa State University is always looking for outstanding faculty! We strive to recruit prospective faculty who share our commitment to the land grant ideals of education, research, and extension and outreach. Our campus culture and work environment reward faculty for their contributions, support a balance between work and life, and inspire individuals to achieve at the highest level.
Presidential High Impact Hiring Initiative
Iowa State hired 20 Presidential High Impact Hires during the 2013-2014 academic year, including 10 in the area of big data, and 5 in translational health.
Open tenure and tenure-track faculty positions
To apply for positions that have been posted, click on the links below, or visit https://www.iastatejobs.com/. If the job posting below does not include a link, then it is planned, but not yet posted. Check back often for updates, and to see additional positions that may be advertised during the academic year.
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, one of the world’s leading institutions of agriculture, with more than 150 years of leadership in science, education and extension, educates future leaders, conducts mission-oriented research and shares new knowledge for the betterment of Iowa and the world.
Agricultural Education and Studies
The College of Business is an AACSB-accredited, doctoral-granting program that ranks in the top 50 undergraduate and top 40 graduate programs among public universities. Its 85 tenure-track faculty serve an enrollment of 4,082 students.
A recognized leader in design education, Iowa State University’s College of Design offers a comprehensive mix of accredited and nationally ranked degree programs. We educate students to become successful designers, planners, artists and scholars who enhance human experience and improve the natural, social and built environment.
The College of Engineering is an internationally recognized program with record enrollment dedicated to educating future engineering leaders, research that addresses today’s greatest challenges, service to local and global communities, and using technology to make the world a better place.
Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences advances the science and technology of living and learning. Promoting excellence and innovation in education, research, outreach, and service, the college improves health and wellness, education and human development, science and technology, and community and entrepreneurship.
Human Development and Family Studies
- Assistant Professor and State Extension Specialist in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach (HS EO)
- Assistant or Associate Professor in Family Economic Wellbeing
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is a world-class learning and research community. Iowa State’s most academically diverse college, LAS educates students to become global citizens, providing rigorous academic programs in the sciences, humanities and social sciences within a supportive personalized learning environment. College faculty design new materials, unravel biological structures, care for the environment, and explore social and behavioral issues. From fundamental research to technology transfer and artistic expression, the college supports people in Iowa and around the world.
The College of Veterinary Medicine, the first public veterinary college in the United States, has a long tradition of service to society through the education of outstanding veterinarians, provision of cutting-edge clinical and diagnostic services for all animal species, and creation of new knowledge used to better the health of humans and animals and ensure the security of our food supply.