Newly Hired Faculty (Instructional Staffs) at University of Chicago

At University of Chicago, total 199 faculties (instructional staffs) have newly hired with full-time status for academic year 2018-2019. 13 faculties have been hired with tenured contract (6.53%) and 36 faculties have been started on tenure track or adjusted the previous tenure clock (18.09%). Next table summarizes the number of faculty by tenure status and gender.
Newly Hired Full-time Instructional Staffs
University of Chicago
Contract TypeTotalFemaleMale
On tenure track361224
Not on tenure track/No tenure system1507872
Annual contract301416
Less than annual contract---
Multi-year/indefinite contract1206456
Multi-year contract1206456
Indefinite contract---
Without faculty status---

What is Faculty / Academic Personnel?

According to IPEDS, Faculty Persons identified by the institution as such and typically those whose initial assignments are made for the purpose of conducting instruction, research or public service as a principal activity (or activities). They may hold academic rank titles of professor, associate professor, assistant professor, instructor, lecturer or the equivalent of any of those academic ranks. Faculty may also include the chancellor/president, provost, vice provosts, deans, directors or the equivalent, as well as associate deans, assistant deans and executive officers of academic departments if their principal activity is instruction combined with research and/or public service.