Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

Working at IMSA

About  IMSA

The internationally recognized Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy® (IMSA) develops creative, ethical leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. As a teaching and learning laboratory created by the State of Illinois, IMSA enrolls academically talented Illinois students (grades 10-12) in its advanced, residential, college preparatory program. It also serves thousands of educators and students in Illinois and beyond through innovative instructional programs that foster imagination and inquiry. (

Background and Funding

A Place of Discovery and Innovation

A Place for Life-Long Learning

Opportunities for Recognition and Leadership

A Supportive Community of Equals

Competitive Benefits

Convenient Location

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