Our faculty are here for you!

Making your future our focus

With over 1,100 instructional faculty and a student/faculty ratio of 16:1, we will be sure you get the attention you need to succeed.

NIU faculty are scholars, teachers, researchers, mentors and academic leaders who bring their broad range of diversity in expertise, experiences and backgrounds into the classroom and beyond.

Mary Lynn Doherty

Mary Lynn Doherty
Assistant Director of the School of Music, Associate Professor and Coordinator of Music Education

Fred Markowitz

Fred Markowitz
Professor, Department of Sociology


Christine Mooney

Christine Mooney
Barsema Professor of Social Entrepreneurship, Department of Management

Nick Pohlman

Nick Pohlman
Associate professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Learn about more of our outstanding professors


Why NIU students love our faculty

 


 

 

Glennita Williams

“I like the classroom settings at NIU. I feel that they’re small enough for me to be engaged and I’ve had the chance to connect with my professors and have one-on-one time with them.”

Glennita Williams,
Political science major

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