Positions

Graduate Assistantships

We will likely have two open GA positions for the spring of 2019. More details will be posted later.

Undergraduate Positions

There are no open undergraduate positions at this time.

Part Time

There are no open lecturer positions at this time.

Faculty Positions

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Indiana State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. Appointment begins August 2019; spring appointment as lecturer is possible depending on departmental need. Applicants are expected to have a strong interest in teaching and scholarship and must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related area by August 2019. The standard teaching/research load at Indiana State is equivalent to twelve credit hours per semester. Faculty are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, contribute to the academic well-being of the department and university, and continue their research program. We encourage applicants with expertise in all areas of Computer Science, with a preference for those with expertise to either fill areas of need (Systems, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Database and Data Science) or complement existing strengths (Theory, Bioinformatics).

The Computer Science programs have a current enrollment of 120 BS students and 34 MS students. The department is in the process of developing a new MS program in data science & analytics, a minor in computer science education, and a revision to the CS BS. Computer Science faculty have a history of collaborating on research and teaching with ISU faculty and Ph.D. students in biology, physics, geography, technology, mathematics, and other areas. With the rollout of new programs and potential retirements in the future, the person who fills this position stands to have a significant influence on the future directions of the department and Computer Science programs. Student activities currently supported by the department include paid summer research with faculty, participation in the ACM intercollegiate programming contest, and an active student chapter of the ACM. In addition to our degrees in Computer Science, the Department also offers BS degrees in Mathematics and Mathematics Education and MS and MA degrees in Mathematics.

Apply for the position at https://jobs.indstate.edu/postings/24552. Upload your vita and a letter of intent describing your research experience, teaching experience, vision for your research going forward, teaching philosophy, and teaching interests. Use the online application system to provide contact information, including email address, for three letters of reference. Questions can be directed to Jeff Kinne, Search Committee Chairperson, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809 or cssearch@cs.indstate.edu. Review of candidates begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, an application must be complete and submitted by October 15.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis until the end of their appointment. Indiana State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and conducts its recruitment and hiring based solely upon job-related qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or citizenship status. The College of Arts and Sciences welcomes all faculty, staff, and students, regardless of identity or affiliation. The College of Arts and Sciences welcomes all faculty, staff, and students, regardless of identity or affiliation. The College values the contribution of all individuals in the execution of its primary mission, which is to educate undergraduate and graduate students. To that end, we will strive to attract representative staff and faculty. The College will actively support endeavors that embrace and explore human differences and global awareness.


Established in 1865, Indiana State University is a four-year public university that integrates teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens of the world. Indiana State is dedicated to teaching and the creation of knowledge while maintaining its longstanding commitment to inclusiveness.

Located in Southwest Indiana, Indiana State University is conveniently located 10 minutes from I-70 making trips to Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago and Cincinnati easily accessible. Indiana State University sits in the central part of downtown Terre Haute making the commute to shopping, food, housing, arts, sports and entertainment within 15 minutes to campus.

Indiana State University has been listed by both Forbes and the Princeton Review as one of the top schools in the Midwest for the 5th and 13th year, respectively. U.S. News Best Colleges rankings describe Indiana State University as pedestrian friendly and beautifully landscaped, and has been recognized by Princeton Review as one the most environmentally responsible colleges. Indiana State University’s commitment to community engagement and public service sets it apart. Students are motivated to apply both knowledge and creativity with local surrounding communities and counties.

As a medium size public university, Indiana State University is known to have one of the most diverse student populations in the State of Indiana. With approximately 12,000 undergraduate students and 2,000 graduate students, our minority student population is nearly 25%. Indiana State University continues to grow in enrollment and is committed to student development, leadership, and success.