Graduate School

Physics (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty - Academic Rank

ItemTenuredTenure TrackEmeritusAdjunctOtherTotal

Physics (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty 60 79% 8 11% 8 11% 0 0% 0 0% 76 100%
  Regents Professor 1 2% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 1 1%
  Professor 52 87% 0 0% 8 100% 0 0 60 79%
  Associate Professor 7 12% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 7 9%
  Assistant Professor 0 0% 6 75% 0 0% 0 0 6 8%
  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% 2 25% 0 0% 0 0 2 3%

College of Science and Engineering

Graduate Faculty 366 63% 89 15% 33 6% 15 3% 74 13% 577 100%
  Regents Professor 9 3% 0 0% 1 3% 0 0% 0 0% 10 2%
  Professor 273 75% 0 0% 28 85% 6 40% 9 12% 316 55%
  Associate Professor 79 22% 1 1% 4 12% 2 13% 6 8% 92 16%
  Assistant Professor 0 0% 88 99% 0 0% 7 47% 10 14% 105 18%
  Research Associate 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
  Instructor/Lecturer 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 24 32% 24 4%
  other 5 1% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 25 34% 30 5%
  no data 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%

All University of Minnesota graduate programs

Graduate Faculty 2,169 52% 583 14% 266 6% 239 6% 925 22% 4,182 100%
  Regents Professor 30 1% 0 0% 7 3% 0 0% 0 0% 37 1%
  Professor 1,291 60% 1 0% 181 68% 68 29% 81 9% 1,622 39%
  Associate Professor 710 33% 28 5% 53 20% 56 23% 91 10% 938 22%
  Assistant Professor 7 0% 542 93% 1 0% 105 44% 161 17% 816 20%
  Research Associate 1 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 7 1% 8 0%
  Instructor/Lecturer 7 0% 0 0% 7 3% 10 4% 164 18% 188 5%
  other 67 3% 6 1% 17 6% 0 0% 332 36% 422 10%
  no data 56 3% 6 1% 0 0% 0 0% 89 10% 151 4%
    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 February 6, 2020.

Graduate Faculty - Highest Education Level

ItemTenuredTenure TrackEmeritusAdjunctOtherTotal

Physics (Twin Cities)

Graduate Faculty 60 79% 8 11% 8 11% 0 0% 0 0% 76 100%
  Post-Doctorate 10 17% 1 13% 1 13% 0 0 12 16%
  Doctorate (academic) 38 63% 0 0% 7 88% 0 0 45 59%
  Doctorate (professional) 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  Masters level 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  other 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0 0%
  no data 12 20% 7 88% 0 0% 0 0 19 25%

College of Science and Engineering

Graduate Faculty 366 63% 89 15% 33 6% 15 3% 74 13% 577 100%
  Post-Doctorate 52 14% 9 10% 4 12% 1 7% 3 4% 69 12%
  Doctorate (academic) 242 66% 28 32% 28 85% 7 47% 36 49% 341 59%
  Doctorate (professional) 3 1% 1 1% 0 0% 0 0% 2 3% 6 1%
  Masters level 0 0% 2 2% 0 0% 0 0% 3 4% 5 1%
  other 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 1% 1 0%
  no data 69 19% 49 55% 1 3% 7 47% 29 39% 155 27%

All University of Minnesota graduate programs

Graduate Faculty 2,169 52% 583 14% 266 6% 239 6% 925 22% 4,182 100%
  Post-Doctorate 238 11% 82 14% 16 6% 19 8% 63 7% 418 10%
  Doctorate (academic) 1,362 63% 204 35% 187 70% 89 37% 319 35% 2,161 52%
  Doctorate (professional) 196 9% 29 5% 27 10% 24 10% 118 13% 394 9%
  Masters level 44 2% 28 5% 12 5% 9 4% 133 14% 226 5%
  other 6 0% 5 1% 3 1% 0 0% 29 3% 43 1%
  no data 323 15% 235 40% 21 8% 98 41% 263 28% 940 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 February 6, 2020.

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