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Faculty and Staff

The original faculty of six in 1874 has grown to 2,563 tenure and tenure-track faculty in the Purdue Statewide System by fall 2007 totals. The number of faculty and staff members system-wide is 18,872.

West Lafayette
Campus
Regional
Campuses &
Statewide
Technology*
TOTAL
Tenured/Tenure Track      
Academic Deans, Associate Deans, and Assistant Deans 60 20 80
Academic Department Heads 63 42 105
Professors 753 136 889
Associate Professors 547 269 816
Assistant Professors 447 217 664
Instructors 2 7 9
Subtotal 1,872 691 2,563
       
Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Lecturers, and Postdoctorals      
Clinical/Professional 77 22 99
Resesarch Faculty 29 1 30
Continuing Lecturers 130 80 210
Limited-Term Lecturers 150 849 999
Visiting Faculty 126 64 190
Faculty Less than 50% 3 2 5
Postdoctoral 377 3 380
Subtotal 892 1,021 1,913
       
Adjunct Faculty      
Adjunct Faculty† 259 221 480
Subtotal 259 221 480
       
Staff      
Administrative Staff 990 236 1,226
Management 513 102 615
Operations Assistants 357 52 409
Professional Staff 280 18 298
Professional Assistants 1,364 193 1,557
Technical Assistants 161 17 178
Extension Educators 296 0 296
Clerical Staff‡ 1,362 397 1,759
Service Staff‡ 2,452 391 2,843
Subtotal 7,775 1,406 9,181
       
Graduate Student Staff      
Graduate Assistants 1,830 37 1,867
Fellowship Admin. as Assistantships 99 0 99
Graduate Lecturers 20 0 20
Graduate Research Assistants 2,331 6 2,337
Graduate Aides 0 167 167
Graduate Student Administratives 226 19 245
Subtotal 4,506 229 4,735
       
Grand Total 15,304 3,568 18,872

* Includes IU faculty and staff at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.
† Includes Purdue schools at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis.

‡Includes temporary employees paid as of October 1, 2007.