Illinois State University
About Illinois State University
Illinois State University, founded in 1857, is the oldest public university in Illinois. Illinois State is a co-educational, residential university that emphasizes undergraduate study with almost 21,000 students. Its 34 academic departments in six colleges offer 63 undergraduate programs in more than 160 fields of study. The Graduate School coordinates 38 masters, two specialist, and seven doctorial programs. Illinois State University is committed to fostering a small-college atmosphere with large-university opportunities and promoting the highest academic standards in teaching, scholarship, and community service.
Illinois State University is located in the growing twin cities of Bloomington and Normal, with a population of approximately 125,000, conveniently located approximately two hours from both Chicago and St. Louis.
Illinois State University, a first-choice public university, will be increasingly recognized as a national leader for educating high-achieving, motivated students who seek an individualized and transformative experience at an institution that:
- Offers premier undergraduate and graduate programs that integrate traditional knowledge and methods with emerging ideas and innovations
- Generates knowledge through high-quality research, scholarship, and creative activities
- Supports student learning and development inside and outside of the classroom
- Serves the region, state, nation, and world through its commitments to responsible stewardship, meaningful civic engagement, cultural enrichment, and the development of global citizens
We at Illinois State University work as a diverse community of scholars with a commitment to fostering a small-college atmosphere with large-university opportunities. We promote the highest academic standards in our teaching, scholarship, public service and the connections we build among them. We devote all of our resources and energies to creating the most supportive and productive community possible to serve the citizens of Illinois and beyond.
Pursuit of Learning and Scholarship
Illinois State University works with students as partners in their educational development inside and outside of the classroom so that students come to appreciate learning as an active and lifelong process. The University contributes new knowledge through research, scholarship, and creative activities in which all students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to participate. Faculty members embrace a balanced teacher–scholar model that values their contributions as teachers (facilitators of learning) and scholars (creators and discoverers of knowledge and information).
Illinois State University provides a supportive environment that places all learners at the center of teaching and scholarship. Innovative curricular and cocurricular programs, strong student-faculty-staff connections, and superior student services focus on each student as an individual. The University fosters academic and personal growth, recognizes unique educational aspirations, and acknowledges that each faculty and staff member is integral to student success.
Illinois State University affirms and encourages community and a respect for differences by fostering an inclusive environment characterized by cultural understanding, ethical behavior, and social justice. The University supports a diverse faculty and staff who mentor a diverse student population. The University endeavors to provide opportunities for all students, staff, and faculty to participate in a global society.
Illinois State University promotes an environment defined by the highest ethical standards. Leadership of the University is characterized by stability, adherence to shared values, collaborative decision making, and accountable stewardship of all university resources. Members of the University community work collaboratively through shared governance to ensure the success of the University and are dedicated to making ongoing improvements, always enhancing their contribution to Illinois State University and building on prior accomplishments. Teaching and learning, including research and creative activities, are conducted at the highest level of academic quality and integrity.
Illinois State University prepares students to be informed and engaged global citizens who will promote and further the goals of society. The University promotes active learning experiences through which students will gain an awareness and understanding of civic engagement as a lifelong responsibility. The University partners with business, industry, government, and educational entities providing leadership in local, statewide, national, and international initiatives; expanding service and outreach; and enhancing financial support for instructional, scholarly, and service activities.
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
38 jobs with Illinois State University
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-28-2017 General SummaryServe as a Daily Rate Substitute Teacher, providing academic classroom instruct...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-28-2018 General SummaryThis position serves as a liaison between the Chicago Public School district an...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-27-2017 General SummaryThe mission of Campus Recreation is to enhance the quality of life of our uniqu...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-24-2017 General SummaryCandidate may teach courses in Biological Sciences and Chemistry. The position ...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-24-2017 General SummaryIn anticipation of possible openings in the Mennonite College of Nursing at Ill...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-23-2017 General SummaryFor almost 100 years, Mennonite College of Nursing (MCN) has had a reputation f...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 01-19-2017 General SummaryAs the oldest college at Illinois State University, the College of Education (t...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 09-16-2016 General SummaryIn anticipation of possible openings throughout the academic year, the History ...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-17-2017 General SummaryThe Assistant Risk Manager is responsible for providing assistance to the Direc...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-15-2017 General SummaryTypically, this job role is responsible for the following: - handling the funct...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-14-2017 General SummaryThe Department seeks to hire an advanced PhD student or recent PhD graduate to ...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-14-2017 General SummaryThe Director provides leadership for and directly supervises the day-to-day ope...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-14-2017 General SummaryThe Costume Crafts Supervisor position follows the Academic Calendar and is res...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 01-11-2017 General SummaryIndividuals will: 1. Plan student teaching semester with cooperating teacher an...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-13-2017 General SummaryIllinois State University seeks a creative, innovative, and thoughtful person t...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 01-10-2017 General SummaryThe Assistant Residence Hall Coordinator (ARHC) provides leadership and adminis...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-10-2017 General SummaryTo provide police service to members of the University community. The incumbent...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 01-05-2017 General SummaryWithin limits and plans of clinical work flow and as delegated by the medical d...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 11-03-2016 General SummaryIn anticipation of possible openings throughout the academic year and summer se...
Job Location Normal, Il 61790Posting date 03-02-2017 General SummaryCandidate will be assigned one morning and one afternoon preschool class consis...