School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

Employment Opportunities

The School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (IAS) at the University of Washington Bothell maintains an active hiring pool of dynamic educators interested in teaching courses on a quarterly or annual basis. 

Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to interdisciplinarity and to working with diverse student and community populations.  Specific areas of interest vary from year to year.  Please review the IAS website for details concerning our degrees, which range from Environmental Science to Interdisciplinary Arts.*


PhD or other terminal degree in relevant field and experience teaching interdisciplinary courses at the college/university level. Candidates with non-terminal degrees and significant experience will be considered for arts practice and media production courses, as well as MFA thesis supervision.

Please send a cover letter, current CV, and sample syllabus in one electronic file (no zip files, please) to: Bill Humphreys,

The University of Washington is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

*Individuals applying to IAS may also be interested in teaching in the Center for University Studies and Programs (CUSP), the unit that houses UW Bothell's first-year program and much of its 100-level curriculum.  For information about how to apply to CUSP, click here: