New Staffs by Occupation at Northwestern University

At Northwestern University, total 1,308 full-time employees are newly hired for academic year 2018-2019. By assigned position, 99 instructional staffs, 301 research/public services, and 1,007 management and service occupation staffs have been hired newly last year. Next tables summarizes the new-hired headcount of staffs by gender, race/ethnicity, occupation, and faculty status.
Gender Race/Ethnicity Non-resident Alien
New Faculty & Staffs by Occupation and Gender at Northwestern University
Staff CategoryTotalFemaleMale
All full-time new hires 1,308733575
Postsecondary Teachers 400153247
Instructional staff 993960
Research 301114187
Management Occupations 1266
Business and Financial Operations 1379938
Computer, Engineering, and Science 345203142
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media 472225
Healthcare Practioners and Technical 27216
Service 271017
Sales and related 312
Office and Administrative Support 29121675
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance 19217
New Faculty & Staffs by Race/Ethnicity at Northwestern University
OccupationTotalAmerican Indian / Alaska NativeAsianBlack HispanicNativie HawaiianWhiteTwo or More RacesRace Unknown
All full-time new hires1,308 1143118 1061587 3135
Postsecondary Teachers400 02914 130120 55
Instructional staff99 01210 6041 23
Research301 0174 7079 32
Management Occupations12 010 109 10
Business and Financial Operations137 11411 15083 55
Computer, Engineering, and Science345 05025 251165 910
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media47 029 3031 11
Healthcare Practioners and Technical27 034 2013 13
Service27 058 409 01
Sales and related3 001 002 00
Office and Administrative Support291 03942 360147 910
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance19 004 708 00
New Non-resident Alien Faculty & Staffs at Northwestern University
Staff CategoryTotalFemaleMale
All full-time new hires 286106180
Postsecondary Teachers 21466148
Instructional staff 25817
Research 18958131
Management Occupations 000
Business and Financial Operations 330
Computer, Engineering, and Science 602931
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media 000
Healthcare Practioners and Technical 110
Service 000
Sales and related 000
Office and Administrative Support 871
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance 000

Employment Status

According to the IPEDS, Full-time staff and Part-time staff is determined by the institution. The type of appointment at the snapshot date determines whether an employee is full time or part time. The employee\s term of contract is not considered in making the determination of full or part time. Casual employees (hired on an ad-hoc basis or occasional basis to meet short-term needs) and students in the College Work-Study Program (CWS) are not considered part-time staff.