Faculty Searches

Current Searches

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is currently or will be searching for the tenure-track, clinical-track, and Instructional-track faculty positions listed below, with appointments to begin in January or August 2019. The list below is linked to the full texts of position announcements, with directions for applying.

Liberal Arts & Sciences is the largest college in the University, which also includes colleges of Business, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Public Health. The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, a community of about 80,000 with a cosmopolitan atmosphere, exceptional cultural resources, excellent public schools and libraries, and outstanding medical care.

The College conducts affirmative action searches and particularly seeks applications from women and minority candidates. The University of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

All faculty searches in 2018-19, tenure-track and non-tenure-track, are listed online at Jobs@Uiowa.  All candidates will apply through the online site; some position announcements also specify materials to be submitted on paper.

Departments and Schools with Faculty searches
Department or School (A-D) Department or School (G-S)
Art & Art History Geographical & Sustainability Sciences
Asian & Slavic Languages & Literatures Health & Human Physiology
Chemistry Linguistics
Cinematic Arts Music
Classics Physics & Astronomy
Communication Sciences & Disorders Psychological & Brain Sciences
Computer Science Social Work
Dance Sociology

Art & Art History

Assistant Professor--Latin American Art History

Asian & Slavic Languages, Literatures, & Cultures



Assistant/Associate Professor--Organic Chemistry

Assistant/Associate Professor--Physical Chemistry

Assistant Professor--Radiochemistry

Lecturer--Introductory Courses

Cinematic Arts

Assistant Professor--Film Studies


Assistant Professor--Homer and Archaic Greek

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Assistant/Associate Professor-- Pediatric Audiology

Assistant/Associate Professor--Language and Cognition

Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor--Audiology

Clinical Assistant Professor-Adult Neurological Disorders

Computer Science

Assistant Professor--Resilient Systems and Software


Assistant Professor--Contemporary Dance and Choreography

Geographical & Sustainability Sciences

Assistant Professor--Global Health Studies

Health & Human Physiology

Assistant/Associate Professor--Human Physiology

Lecturer--Health Promotion


Assistant/Associate Professor--Acquisition of Syntax


Assistant Professor--Music Theory

Physics & Astronomy

Assistant/Associate Professor--Space Physics

Assistant Professor--Condensed-Matter Materials/Optics (CMO)

Psychological & Brain Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor--Learning & Neuroplasticity 

Social Work

Assistant Professor--Gerontology


Assistant Professor--Criminology