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Outline of Faculty Numbers

All data posted below are accurate as of May 1, 2021.

Faculty members categorized by age

Age group

Number of:

 

Professors

Associate Professors

Lecturers

Assistant Professors

Assistants

Total

25 - 34

0

28

28

379

0

435

35 - 44

34

325

144

596

0

1,099

45 - 54

371

363

120

176

3

1,033

55 - 64

542

129

23

41

5

740

Over 65

45

6

0

0

0

51

Total 992 851 315 1,192 8 3,358

• The above figures include specially appointed instructors, endowed course instructors, and endowed research instructors.

Full-time faculty numbers

School of

Number of full-time faculty members and of professors in that figure

School of

Number of full-time faculty members and of professors in that figure

 

Prof.

 

Prof.

Letters

92

46

Engineering

365

124

Human Sciences

87

39

Engineering Science

188

63

Law

36

21

Language and Culture

149

64

Economics

46

25

International Public Policy

32

16

Science

208

67

Information Science and Technology

73

28

Medicine

410

79

Frontier Biosciences

65

22

Dentistry 88
   20
Law School
 21
 16
Pharmaceutical Sciences  48
   17
United Graduate School of Child Development, Osaka University, Kanazawa University, and Hamamatsu University, School of Medicine
 15
   3

• The above figures do not include specially appointed instructors, endowed course instructors, and endowed research instructors.
• The above figures include only faculty members affiliated with graduate schools.

Faculty members categorized by gender

Rank

Total

Percentage of female faculty within TOTAL faculty numbers

Prof.

Associate Prof.

Lecturer

Assistant Prof.

Assistant

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

Grand Total

M

F

875

117

685

166

231

84

884

308

2

6

3,358

2,677

681

20.28%

• The above figures include specially appointed instructors, endowed course instructors, and endowed research instructors.


• To view gender breakdowns by school, click here.

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