Faculty

Click on the links below for information on U.S. dental school and allied dental faculty. Data includes faculty positions and demographics, along with historical trends on vacancies and separations. 

Trends and demographics on U.S. dental school faculty. Data are drawn from the ADEA Survey of Dental School Faculty. 


Journal of Dental Education (JDE) Articles/Reports


ADEA Reports

Employment Characteristics

  • Full-Time and Part-Time Status by Academic Rank, 2015-16, Graph
  • Full-Time and Part-Time Status by Academic Rank, 2014-15, Graph

  • Full-Time and Part-Time Status by Administrative Title, 2015-16, Graph
  • Full-Time and Part-Time Status by Administrative Title, 2014-15, Graph

  • Number of Faculty Positions by Appointment, 2015-16, Graph
  • Number of Faculty Positions by Appointment, 2014-15, Graph

  • Dental School Faculty by Primary Appointment, Percentage of All Faculty, 2015-16 Academic Year, Graph
  • Dental School Faculty by Primary Appointment, Percentage of All Faculty, 2014-15 Academic Year, Graph

  • Sources of New Dental Faculty, 2011-12 to 2015-16, Table
  • Sources of New Dental Faculty, 2010-11 to 2014-15, Table


Demographics

  • Full-Time and Part-Time Dental School Faculty By Race and Ethnicity, 2015-16 Academic Year,  Graph
  • Full-Time and Part-Time Dental School Faculty By Race and Ethnicity, 2014-15 Academic Year,  Graph

  • Full-Time Dental School Faculty By Gender, and Race and Ethnicity, 2015-16 Academic Year, Graph
  • Full-Time Dental School Faculty By Gender, and Race and Ethnicity, 2014-15 Academic Year, Graph

  • Part-Time Dental School Faculty By Gender, and Race and Ethnicity, 2015-16 Academic Year,  Graph
  • Part-Time Dental School Faculty By Gender, and Race and Ethnicity, 2014-15 Academic Year,  Graph

Vacancies and Separations

  • Number of Vacant Budgeted Faculty Positions in U.S. Dental Schools, 1993-94 to 2015-16, Graph

  • Primary Discipline of Vacant Positions, 2011-12 to 2015-16, Table
  • Primary Discipline of Vacant Positions, 2010-11 to 2014-15, Table

  • Reasons for Faculty Separations by Status of Position, 2015-16, Table
  • Reasons for Faculty Separations by Status of Position, 2014-15, Table

  • Factors Influencing the Ability to Fill Vacancies, 2015-16, Graph
  • Factors Influencing the Ability to Fill Vacancies, 2014-15, Graph

  • Length of Time Dental School Faculty Positions Were Vacant, 2015-16, Graph
  • Length of Time Dental School Faculty Positions Were Vacant, 2014-15, Graph

Data on allied dental faculty positions and demographics from the 2014 ADEA Survey of Allied Dental Program Directors. 


Reports


Employment Characteristics

  • Total Programs by Institutional Setting, 2015-16, Graph
  • Total Programs by Institutional Setting, 2013-14, Graph

  • Faculty by Status and Rank, 2015-16, Graph

  • Total Full-Time Equivalent Faculty by Primary Appointment, 2013-14, Table


Demographics

  • Total Faculty by Status and Gender, 2015-16, Graph
  • Total Faculty by Status and Gender, 2015-16, Table
  • Total Faculty by Status and Gender, 2013-14, Table


  • Total Faculty by Race and Ethnicity, 2015-16, Graph
  • Total Faculty by Race and Ethnicity, 2015-16, Table
  • Total Faculty by Race and Ethnicity, 2013-14, Table

  • Total Number of Faculty by Age, 2015-16, Graphs
  • Total Number of Faculty by Age, 2013-14, Graph


Vacancies and Separations

  • Total Number of New Faculty and Faculty That Left, 2015-16, Table
  • Total Number of New Faculty and Faculty That Left, 2013-14, Table

  • Total Number of Vacant and Lost Positions, 2015-16, Table
  • Total Number of Vacant and Lost Positions, 2013-14, Table

  • Total Number of Estimated Retirements That Will Lead to Vacant and Lost Positions, 2015-16, Table
  • Total Number of Estimated Retirements That Will Lead to Vacant and Lost Positions, 2013-14, Table