IUB reported in fall 2004 that it employed 1,823 full-time faculty, lecturers, and academic administrators and 334 part-time
faculty, totalling 1,877 full-time equivalents. Of the full-time faculty, 76% were tenured.Like the student body, IUB's faculty is predominantly white. Of full-time administrators, faculty, and lecturers, 118 (6%)
were Asian, 74 (4%) were African-American, 62 (4%) were Hispanic, 5 (.3%) were Native American, and 1,535 (85%) were "other."
More men (62%) than women held academic appointments at the university.Professors at IUB were better-paid than their counterparts in the IU system. A full-time professor earned an average of
$126,500, an associate professor $89,000, and an assistant professor $74,400.