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Faculty Profile

Fall 2021

  • 2,288 total faculty *
  • 1,692 members of Academic Council
  • 682 appointed to endowed professorships
  • 99% hold the highest degree in their field
By School
Graduate School of Business 5%
School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences 3%
Graduate School of Education 2%
School of Engineering 12%
School of Humanities and Sciences 25%
Law School 3%
School of Medicine 48%
SLAC, FSI, other 2%
Tenure Status/Appointment Line
Tenure line, tenured 54%
Tenure line, not tenured 14%
Medical center line 26%
Other 6%
Tenure-Line Faculty**
Professors 63%
Associate Professors 20%
Assistant Professors 18%
Gender Balance
Women 32%
Men 68%
Ethnic Diversity
American Indian or Alaska Native <1%
Asian 19%
Black or African American 2%
Hispanic or Latino*** 5%
White 65%
Two or more races 2%
Unknown 7%

Numbers have been rounded to the nearest whole number.
* Includes tenure-line and non-tenure-line faculty, senior fellows and center fellows at specified policy centers and institutes, and Medical Center-line faculty.
** Due to rounding, the numbers do not total 100%.
*** Includes all reporting Hispanic/Latino, regardless of race.