Today's
Faculty

The composition of today’s professoriate is an important issue for higher education with far ranging implications. One thing is true: a professor who enjoys the challenge of teaching is a gift to his or her students, whether that teacher is a full-time faculty member or an adjunct.

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Fewer than 25%

Fewer than 25% of all college faculty are full-time with tenure or on tenure track.
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more than 50%

Of the non-tenure track faculty, more than 50% are adjuncts, with limited access to professional development resources.
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More than 75%

Three quarters of community college faculty who teach remedial courses are employed part time.
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