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Full-time faculty distribution by rank and tenure status, Fall 2015      
           
  Tenured
  Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor/ Instructor Special Instructional Faculty Total
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 373 78 - - 451
  Arts 11 3 - - 14
  Humanities 121 30 - - 151
  Natural Sciences 133 28 - - 161
  Social Sciences 108 17 - - 125
  Professional Studies 0 0 - - 0
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 297 59 - - 356
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 14 6 - - 20
  Business 70 9 - - 79
  Engineering 101 32 - - 133
  International & Public Affairs 10 4 - - 14
  Journalism 18 2 - - 20
  Law 71 0 - - 0
  Social Work 13 6 - - 19
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 236 62 - - 298
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 72 24 - - 96
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 115 23 - - 138
  Dental Medicine 6 0 - - 6
  Nursing 5 0 - - 5
  Public Health 38 15 - - 53
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 670 137 - - 807
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 236 62 - - 298
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 906 199 - - 1,105
           
  Tenure of title
  Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor/ Instructor Special Instructional Faculty Total
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 30 4 - - 34
  College of Physicians & Surgeons  - Basic Health Sciences 1 0 - - 1
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 24 3 - - 27
  Dental Medicine 4 1 - - 5
  Nursing 0 0 - - 0
  Public Health 1 0 - - 1
Subtotal, Morningside Campus - - - - -
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 30 4 - - 34
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 30 4 - - 34
           
  Not tenured, but eligible for tenure
  Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor/ Instructor Special Instructional Faculty Total
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 14 28 105 - 147
  Arts 2 4 4 - 10
  Humanities 6 8 35 - 49
  Natural Sciences 3 9 42 - 54
  Social Sciences 3 7 24 - 34
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 - 0
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 12 34 89 - 135
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 0 4 3 - 7
  Business 5 11 31 - 47
  Engineering 3 9 39 - 51
  International & Public Affairs 2 1 5 - 8
  Journalism 0 2 2 - 4
  Law 1 4 0 - 5
  Social Work 1 3 9 - 13
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 11 24 197 - 232
  College of Physicians & Surgeons  - Basic Health Sciences 0 1 40 - 41
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 11 16 116 - 143
  Dental Medicine 0 1 4 - 5
  Nursing 0 0 6 - 6
  Public Health 0 6 31 - 37
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 26 62 194 - 282
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 11 24 197 - 232
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 37 86 391 - 514
           
  Not eligible for tenure
  Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor/ Instructor Special Instructional Faculty Total
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 30 22 12 257 321
  Arts 23 18 10 4 55
  Humanities 3 1 2 159 165
  Natural Sciences 1 0 0 36 37
  Social Sciences 3 3 0 29 35
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 29 29
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 55 13 3 48 119
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 1 6 2 0 9
  Business 12 0 0 6 18
  Engineering 4 2 0 17 23
  International & Public Affairs 14 1 0 15 30
  Journalism 8 2 0 1 11
  Law 13 2 0 0 15
  Social Work 3 0 1 9 13
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 278 328 1,124 53 1,783
  College of Physicians & Surgeons  - Basic Health Sciences 16 23 47 1 87
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 224 255 948 49 1,476
  Dental Medicine 4 19 35 0 58
  Nursing 3 8 67 0 78
  Public Health 31 23 27 3 84
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 85 35 15 305 440
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 278 328 1,124 53 1,783
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 363 363 1,139 358 2,223
           
  All faculty
  Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor/ Instructor Special Instructional Faculty Total
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 417 128 117 257 919
  Arts 36 25 14 4 79
  Humanities 130 39 37 159 365
  Natural Sciences 137 37 42 36 252
  Social Sciences 114 27 24 29 194
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 29 29
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 364 106 92 48 610
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 15 16 5 0 36
  Business 87 20 31 6 144
  Engineering 108 43 39 17 207
  International & Public Affairs 26 6 5 15 52
  Journalism 26 6 2 1 35
  Law 85 6 0 0 91
  Social Work 17 9 10 9 45
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE  SCHOOLS 555 418 1,321 53 2,347
  College of Physicians & Surgeons  - Basic Health Sciences 89 48 87 1 225
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 374 297 1,064 49 1,784
  Dental Medicine 14 21 39 0 74
  Nursing 8 8 73 0 89
  Public Health 70 44 58 3 175
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 781 234 209 305 1,529
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 555 418 1,321 53 2,347
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 1,336 652 1,530 358 3,876
           
-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          
-Prior to 2010 the School of International and Public Affairs was reported in Social Sciences      
           
-Source: Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Administration          
-Prepared by: Office of Planning and Institutional Research          
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Date: 01-05-2016