Graduate School

Mass Communication (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty - Academic Rank

ItemTenuredTenure TrackEmeritusAdjunctOtherTotal

Mass Communication (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty 24 71% 8 24% 2 6% 0 0% 0 0% 34 100%
  Regents Professor 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  Professor 11 46% 0 0% 2 100% 0 0 13 38%
  Associate Professor 13 54% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 13 38%
  Assistant Professor 0 0% 8 100% 0 0% 0 0 8 24%
  Research Associate 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  Instructor/Lecturer 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  other 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  no data 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%

College of Liberal Arts

Graduate Faculty 416 58% 101 14% 81 11% 14 2% 102 14% 714 100%
  Regents Professor 7 2% 0 0% 4 5% 0 0% 0 0% 11 2%
  Professor 221 53% 0 0% 55 68% 3 21% 0 0% 279 39%
  Associate Professor 182 44% 1 1% 19 24% 9 64% 7 7% 218 31%
  Assistant Professor 2 1% 100 99% 0 0% 2 14% 12 12% 116 16%
  Research Associate 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 1% 1 0%
  Instructor/Lecturer 0 0% 0 0% 1 1% 0 0% 28 28% 29 4%
  other 4 1% 0 0% 2 3% 0 0% 54 53% 60 8%
  no data 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%

All University of Minnesota graduate programs

Graduate Faculty 2,183 52% 531 13% 297 7% 244 6% 953 23% 4,208 100%
  Regents Professor 29 1% 0 0% 7 2% 0 0% 0 0% 36 1%
  Professor 1,298 60% 2 0% 201 68% 66 27% 90 9% 1,657 39%
  Associate Professor 732 34% 31 6% 58 20% 58 24% 110 12% 989 24%
  Assistant Professor 8 0% 489 92% 2 1% 108 44% 153 16% 760 18%
  Research Associate 2 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 7 1% 9 0%
  Instructor/Lecturer 5 0% 0 0% 7 2% 12 5% 182 19% 206 5%
  other 60 3% 5 1% 22 7% 0 0% 320 34% 407 10%
  no data 49 2% 4 1% 0 0% 0 0% 91 10% 144 3%
    Notes:
  • These tables show the number of graduate faculty, by academic rank and tenure/emeritus/adjunct status.
  • Faculty data by graduate program is from https://faculty-roles.umn.edu/. Not all graduate programs identify graduate faculty in this way.
  • Tenure/position data is from the University's DWHR data warehouse (see dw.umn.edu).
  • "Professor" may include a small number of faculty in the "Clinical Professor," "Research Professor," "Adjunct Professor," etc., jobcodes.
  • "Associate Professor" may include a small number of faculty in the "Clinical Associate Professor," "Research Associate Professor," "Teaching Associate Professor," etc., jobcodes.
  • "Assistant Professor" may include a small number of faculty in the "Clinical Assistant Professor," "Research Assistant Professor," "Teaching Assistant Professor," etc., jobcodes.
  • "Research Associate" includes faculty in the "Senior Research Associate" and "Research Associate" jobcodes.
  • "Instructor/Lecturer" includes various Instructor and Lecturer jobcodes.
  • Depending on your view, you will see one or more of: a table for a specific graduate program, followed a table for the college of that graduate program, followed by the table for faculty in all University of Minnesota graduate programs.
  • This is a snapshot of the data as of October 5, 2020.

Graduate Faculty - Highest Education Level

ItemTenuredTenure TrackEmeritusAdjunctOtherTotal

Mass Communication (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty 24 71% 8 24% 2 6% 0 0% 0 0% 34 100%
  Post-Doctorate 2 8% 2 25% 0 0% 0 0 4 12%
  Doctorate (academic) 14 58% 1 13% 1 50% 0 0 16 47%
  Doctorate (professional) 2 8% 1 13% 0 0% 0 0 3 9%
  Masters level 0 0% 0 0% 1 50% 0 0 1 3%
  other 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  no data 6 25% 4 50% 0 0% 0 0 10 29%

College of Liberal Arts

Graduate Faculty 416 58% 101 14% 81 11% 14 2% 102 14% 714 100%
  Post-Doctorate 18 4% 11 11% 1 1% 1 7% 0 0% 31 4%
  Doctorate (academic) 282 68% 33 33% 59 73% 8 57% 33 32% 415 58%
  Doctorate (professional) 15 4% 4 4% 2 3% 0 0% 6 6% 27 4%
  Masters level 19 5% 9 9% 5 6% 0 0% 22 22% 55 8%
  other 2 1% 1 1% 3 4% 0 0% 9 9% 15 2%
  no data 80 19% 43 43% 11 14% 5 36% 32 31% 171 24%

All University of Minnesota graduate programs

Graduate Faculty 2,183 52% 531 13% 297 7% 244 6% 953 23% 4,208 100%
  Post-Doctorate 245 11% 77 15% 18 6% 19 8% 65 7% 424 10%
  Doctorate (academic) 1,337 61% 193 36% 211 71% 87 36% 327 34% 2,155 51%
  Doctorate (professional) 192 9% 23 4% 23 8% 25 10% 118 12% 381 9%
  Masters level 44 2% 29 6% 15 5% 8 3% 140 15% 236 6%
  other 5 0% 4 1% 6 2% 0 0% 30 3% 45 1%
  no data 360 17% 205 39% 24 8% 105 43% 273 29% 967 23%
    Notes:
  • These tables show the number of graduate faculty, by self-reported highest education level and tenure/emeritus/adjunct status.
  • Faculty data by graduate program is from https://faculty-roles.umn.edu/. Not all graduate programs identify graduate faculty in this way.
  • All other data is from the University's DWHR data warehouse (see dw.umn.edu).
  • This is a snapshot of the data as of October 5, 2020.

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