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Faculty Facts - Illustration by I-Shan Chen - Compiled by Michael Gibbons
Faculty Facts

THERE WERE 21,581 TENURED OR TENURE-TRACK ENGINEERING FACULTY MEMBERS AND JUST OVER 2,100 NON-TENURED TEACHERS ON THE JOB IN 2003, ACCORDING TO ASEE'S RECENT SURVEY. THESE TOTALS HAVE REMAINED CONSISTENT OVER THE PAST SEVERAL YEARS. THE DATA FOR 2004 WILL BE RELEASED THIS MONTH AT www.asee.org/colleges.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education.




NUMBER OF TEACHING FACULTY MEMBERS BY SCHOOL*

SCHOOL TEACHING FACULTY
1. Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
433
2. Georgia Institute of Technology
418
3. Pennsylvania State University
378
4. Massachusetts Inst. of Technology
356
5. University of Michigan
354
6. Virginia Tech
348
7. Texas A&M University
335
8. North Carolina State University
331
9. Ohio State University
315
10. Purdue University
304
11. University of Washington
284
12. University of Florida
281
13. University of Texas-Austin
269
14. Cornell University
261
15. University of California-Berkeley 257
16. Iowa State University
247
17. Univ. of Minnesota-Twin Cities
223
18. University of Missouri-Rolla
215
19. Arizona State University-Main
212
20. Univ. of Maryland-College Park 206

*Totals include tenured and tenure-track teaching personnel as well as full-time and part-time nontenure-track teaching personnel.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education




NUMBER OF FULL- PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)*


RACE/ETHNICITY NUMBER OF FULL- PROFESSORS
Caucasian 7,785
Asian 1,914
Other
695
Hispanic
242
African-American
157

*Totals include tenured and tenure-track teaching personnel as well as full-time and part-time nontenure-track teaching personnel.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education

* NOTE: Includes 80 Hispanic full-professors, 78 associate professors and 70 assistant professors from University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez and Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education




NUMBER OF ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)*



RACE/ETHNICITY NUMBER OF ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS
Caucasian 4,086
Asian 1,043
Other
394
Hispanic
234
African-American
163

*Totals include tenured and tenure-track teaching personnel as well as full-time and part-time nontenure-track teaching personnel.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education

* NOTE: Includes 80 Hispanic full-professors, 78 associate professors and 70 assistant professors from University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez and Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education



NUMBER OF ASSISTANT PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)*



RACE/ETHNICITY NUMBER OF ASSISTANT PROFESSORS
Caucasian 2,916
Asian 1,193
Other
392
Hispanic
225
African-American
142

*Totals include tenured and tenure-track teaching personnel as well as full-time and part-time nontenure-track teaching personnel.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education

* NOTE: Includes 80 Hispanic full-professors, 78 associate professors and 70 assistant professors from University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez and Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico.

Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American Society for Engineering Education


 

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NUMBER OF TEACHING FACULTY MEMBERS BY SCHOOL* NUMBER OF ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)* NUMBER OF ASSISTANT PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)* NUMBER OF FULL- PROFESSORS BY RACE/ETHNICITY (TEACHING)*