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.

Amanda McCarthy

Amanda McCarthy
Associate professor and program coordinator, Interdisciplinary Health Professions

Mahdi Vaezi

Mahdi Vaezi
Assistant Professor of Engineering Technology


Nick Pohlman

Nick Pohlman
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Jui-Ching Wang

Jui-Ching Wang
Associate Professor, School of Music


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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