(including Lincoln Lab)
Employees by Category, October 2020
|Other academic staff||2,235||14%|
In 2020, slightly more than 3,700 staff members had worked at MIT from between 10 and 25 years; another 1,440 had worked from between 25 and 50 years, and almost 50 employees had been at MIT for over 50 years.
Many MIT staff are international scholars (i.e., non–US citizens, non–US permanent residents) from around the world who come to the United States for teaching, research, collaboration, and other purposes. This diverse group of professionals includes visiting scientists, professors, artists, and scholars, as well as postdoctoral fellows and associates, lecturers, instructors, research associates and scientists, and tenure-track faculty. During academic year 2019–2020, MIT hosted 2,237 international scholars (73% men, 27% women) from 93 countries.
International Scholars by Region, October 2020
|Mexico, Latin America, and the Caribbean||124||6%|