The MIT faculty instructs undergraduate and graduate students and engages in research. Two-hundred forty-eight faculty (23%) identify as a member of US minority group.
US Minority Group Representation among Faculty, October 2022
|Hispanic or Latino||11||45||56|
|Black or African American||13||31||44|
|Native American or other Pacific Islander||1||0||1|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||0||1||1|
Note: Minority group representation is self-identified, and faculty may identify with more than one group.
Distribution of Faculty by School/College, October 2022
|School or college||Number|
|School of Engineering||393*|
|School of Science||289|
|School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences||186|
|Schwarzman College of Computing||139*|
|Sloan School of Management||116|
|School of Architecture and Planning||82|
* 136 faculty shared between the School of Engineering and the Schwarzman College of Computing are included in both counts.
- 100 Nobel Laureates
- 81 MacArthur Fellows
- 60 National Medal of Science winners
- 30 National Medal of Technology and Innovation winners
Instructional Staff, October 2022
|Senior lecturers, lecturers, and professors emeriti||807|
|Instructors (including technical instructors)||159|
|Professors of the practice and adjunct faculty||41|