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  Fall 2007 Fall 2009 Fall 2011 Fall 2013 Fall 2015 Change from Fall 07 to Fall 15
Number of Tenured Faculty by Rank
# %
Professor
Total
46120 49934 53546 56819 59302 13182 28.6
Tenured
38511 41330 43930 45909 48057 9546 24.8
On tenure track
1177 1234 1065 1129 1087 -90 -7.6
Non-tenure track
6432 7370 8551 9781 10158 3726 57.9
Associate
Total
56599 60562 65446 68193 71251 14652 25.9
Tenured
40320 43017 46256 48756 50260 9940 24.7
On tenure track
6205 6268 5981 6129 5850 -355 -5.7
Non-tenure track
10074 11277 13209 13308 15141 5067 50.3
Assistant
Total
78323 81812 85181 84061 89128 10805 13.8
Tenured
6422 6173 6154 5714 5231 -1191 -18.5
On tenure track
44319 46730 45744 45290 46616 2297 5.2
Non-tenure track
27582 28909 33283 33057 37281 9699 35.2
Instructor
Total
47049 47856 59262 56305 56953 9904 21.1
Tenured
9251 9547 9970 9952 10098 847 9.2
On tenure track
7634 6967 6065 5738 6232 -1402 -18.4
Non-tenure track
30164 31342 43227 40615 40623 10459 34.7
Lecturer
Total
16346 17679 18630 20063 22628 6282 38.4
Tenured
215 319 219 291 365 150 69.8
On tenure track
269 295 382 305 303 34 12.6
Non-tenure track
15862 17065 18029 19467 21960 6098 38.4
Other faculty
Total
28303 30363 33107 26830 27310 -993 -3.5
Tenured
4786 5071 5037 4233 3845 -941 -19.7
On tenure track
1639 1703 1526 1475 1454 -185 -11.3
Non-tenure track
21878 23589 26544 21122 22011 133 0.6
Total
Total
272740 288206 315172 312271 326572 53832 19.7
Tenured
99505 105457 111566 114855 117856 18351 18.4
On tenure track
61243 63197 60763 60066 61542 299 0.5
Non-tenure track
111992 119552 142843 137350 147174 35182 31.4

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  Fall 2007 Fall 2009 Fall 2011 Fall 2013 Fall 2015 Change in % from Fall 07 to Fall 15
Percent Distribution of Tenured Faculty by Rank
Professor
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
83.5 82.8 82.0 80.8 81.0 -2.5
On tenure track
2.6 2.5 2.0 2.0 1.8 -0.7
Non-tenure track
13.9 14.8 16.0 17.2 17.1 3.2
Associate
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
71.2 71.0 70.7 71.5 70.5 -0.7
On tenure track
11.0 10.3 9.1 9.0 8.2 -2.8
Non-tenure track
17.8 18.6 20.2 19.5 21.3 3.5
Assistant
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
8.2 7.5 7.2 6.8 5.9 -2.3
On tenure track
56.6 57.1 53.7 53.9 52.3 -4.3
Non-tenure track
35.2 35.3 39.1 39.3 41.8 6.6
Instructor
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
19.7 19.9 16.8 17.7 17.7 -1.9
On tenure track
16.2 14.6 10.2 10.2 10.9 -5.3
Non-tenure track
64.1 65.5 72.9 72.1 71.3 7.2
Lecturer
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
1.3 1.8 1.2 1.5 1.6 0.3
On tenure track
1.6 1.7 2.1 1.5 1.3 -0.3
Non-tenure track
97.0 96.5 96.8 97.0 97.0 0.0
Other faculty
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
16.9 16.7 15.2 15.8 14.1 -2.8
On tenure track
5.8 5.6 4.6 5.5 5.3 -0.5
Non-tenure track
77.3 77.7 80.2 78.7 80.6 3.3
Total
Total
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Tenured
36.5 36.6 35.4 36.8 36.1 -0.4
On tenure track
22.5 21.9 19.3 19.2 18.8 -3.6
Non-tenure track
41.1 41.5 45.3 44.0 45.1 4.0