In the three years since ASEE began collecting
faculty data by race, ethnicity, and gender, the proportion
of women tenured or on the tenure-track in engineering
increased from 8.9 percent to 9.9 percent. Asian faculty
representation increased from 17 percent to 19.2 percent.
Hispanic faculty increased from 2.9 percent to 3.2 percent.
The percentage of African-American faculty members has
remained steady at 2.1 percent.
Note: 293 schools submitted faculty-member
data for this survey.
Statistics compiled by Michael Gibbons for the American
Society for Engineering Education