Back to Abstract Menu              
               
Columbia University              
Full-time faculty distribution by school/division, minority status, citizenship, and  and tenure status, Fall 2017    
               
  Tenured
  Non-Minority Minority Undisclosed Non-Resident Total % Minority % Non-Resident
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 368 90 7 10 475 19% 2%
  Arts 14 1 1 2 18 6% 11%
  Humanities 117 31 3 2 153 21% 1%
  Natural Sciences 143 26 2 2 173 15% 1%
  Social Sciences 94 32 1 4 131 25% 3%
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 0 0 - -
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 265 93 2 4 364 26% 1%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 17 4 0 0 21 19% 0%
  Business 61 19 0 0 80 24% 0%
  Engineering 86 51 0 1 138 37% 1%
  International & Public Affairs 11 3 0 1 15 21% 7%
  Journalism 17 3 1 0 21 14% 0%
  Law 61 8 1 2 72 11% 3%
  Social Work 12 5 0 0 17 29% 0%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 273 54 0 0 327 17% 0%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 91 12 0 0 103 12% 0%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 131 24 0 0 155 15% 0%
  Dental Medicine 4 3 0 0 7 43% 0%
  Nursing 6 0 0 0 6 0% 0%
  Public Health 41 15 0 0 56 27% 0%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 633 183 9 14 839 22% 2%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 273 54 0 0 327 17% 0%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 906 237 9 14 1,166 21% 1%
               
  Tenure of title
  Non-Minority Minority Undisclosed Non-Resident Total % Minority % Non-Resident
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 24 3 0 0 27 11% 0%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 1 0 0 0 1 0% 0%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 18 3 0 0 21 14% 0%
  Dental Medicine 4 0 0 0 4 0% 0%
  Nursing 0 0 0 0 0 - -
  Public Health 1 0 0 0 1 0% 0%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus - - - - - - -
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 24 3 0 0 27 11% 0%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 24 3 0 0 27 11% 0%
               
  Not tenured, but eligible for tenure
  Non-Minority Minority Undisclosed Non-Resident Total % Minority % Non-Resident
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 79 24 9 50 162 21% 31%
  Arts 8 4 1 0 13 31% 0%
  Humanities 32 8 4 13 57 18% 23%
  Natural Sciences 19 5 2 24 50 19% 48%
  Social Sciences 20 7 2 13 42 24% 31%
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 0 0 - -
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 72 31 5 25 133 29% 19%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 4 1 1 1 7 17% 14%
  Business 23 8 2 13 46 24% 28%
  Engineering 33 13 1 8 55 28% 15%
  International & Public Affairs 2 4 1 2 9 57% 22%
  Journalism 3 1 0 0 4 25% 0%
  Law 3 0 0 0 3 0% 0%
  Social Work 4 4 0 1 9 50% 11%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 110 79 12 12 213 39% 6%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 22 11 2 2 37 31% 5%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 72 50 9 6 137 38% 4%
  Dental Medicine 1 1 0 0 2 50% 0%
  Nursing 2 5 0 0 7 71% 0%
  Public Health 13 12 1 4 30 46% 13%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 151 55 14 75 295 25% 25%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 110 79 12 12 213 39% 6%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 261 134 26 87 508 32% 17%
               
  Not eligible for tenure
  Non-Minority Minority Undisclosed Non-Resident Total % Minority % Non-Resident
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 221 68 7 45 341 23% 13%
  Arts 39 11 0 0 50 22% 0%
  Humanities 98 40 4 30 172 28% 17%
  Natural Sciences 39 4 1 4 48 9% 8%
  Social Sciences 21 3 0 11 35 13% 31%
  Professional Studies 24 10 2 0 36 28% 0%
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 85 28 3 8 124 24% 6%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 3 3 0 1 7 50% 14%
  Business 13 6 0 0 19 32% 0%
  Engineering 20 4 2 1 27 15% 4%
  International & Public Affairs 24 6 1 0 31 19% 0%
  Journalism 5 3 0 2 10 38% 20%
  Law 11 2 0 3 16 15% 19%
  Social Work 9 4 0 1 14 31% 7%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 1,250 588 63 47 1,948 31% 2%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 60 31 13 6 110 30% 5%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 1,020 499 47 35 1,601 32% 2%
  Dental Medicine 47 19 3 2 71 28% 3%
  Nursing 57 25 0 1 83 30% 1%
  Public Health 66 14 0 3 83 18% 4%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 306 96 10 53 465 23% 11%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 1,250 588 63 47 1,948 31% 2%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 1,556 684 73 100 2,413 30% 4%
               
  All faculty
  Non-Minority Minority Undisclosed Non-Resident Total % Minority % Non-Resident
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 668 182 23 105 978 21% 11%
  Arts 61 16 2 2 81 20% 2%
  Humanities 247 79 11 45 382 23% 12%
  Natural Sciences 201 35 5 30 271 15% 11%
  Social Sciences 135 42 3 28 208 23% 13%
  Professional Studies 24 10 2 0 36 28% 0%
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 422 152 10 37 621 26% 6%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 24 8 1 2 35 24% 6%
  Business 97 33 2 13 145 25% 9%
  Engineering 139 68 3 10 220 32% 5%
  International & Public Affairs 37 13 2 3 55 25% 5%
  Journalism 25 7 1 2 35 21% 6%
  Law 75 10 1 5 91 12% 5%
  Social Work 25 13 0 2 40 34% 5%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 1,657 724 75 59 2,515 29% 2%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 174 54 15 8 251 22% 3%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 1,241 576 56 41 1,914 31% 2%
  Dental Medicine 56 23 3 2 84 28% 2%
  Nursing 65 30 0 1 96 32% 1%
  Public Health 121 41 1 7 170 25% 4%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 1,090 334 33 142 1,599 23% 9%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 1,657 724 75 59 2,515 29% 2%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 2,747 1,058 108 201 4,114 27% 5%
               
-Tenured: Professors and Associate Professors with Tenure            
-Tenure of title: "Certain officers of instruction in the Faculties of College of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health who are not eligible for tenure may nonetheless receive tenure of title. While those appointments are without stated term, they do not provide a guarantee of salary from the University" (from the faculty handbook)
-Not tenured, but eligible for tenure: professorial rank faculty who are not tenured but are eligible for tenure          
-Not eligible for tenure: includes all special instructional faculty, and professorial faculty with "visiting", "clinical" or "professional practice" modifiers in their titles
               
-Source: Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Administration              
-Prepared by: Office of Planning and Institutional Research              
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/opir              
opir@columbia.edu              
Date: 01-08-18