University of Illinois Faculty Trends

Seven Year Follow-Up Study

Assistant Professors Appointed to Tenure Track in Academic Year 1982

Table 2.1

Campus: Urbana

Racial/Ethnic Distribution

Grand

Male

Female

Amer Ind/

Asian/

Years

Total

Distribution

Distribution

White

Alask Nat

Black

Pacific

Hispanic

Unknown

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

Base Population

1982-83

68 100.0% 54 100.0% 14 100.0% 58 100.0% 0 0.0% 1 100.0% 7 100.0% 2 100.0% 0 0.0%
Years to Tenure

Base

2

1 1.5% 1 1.9% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 50.0% 0 0.0%

3

7 10.3% 7 13.0% 0 0.0% 6 10.3% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 50.0% 0 0.0%

4

6 8.8% 5 9.3% 1 7.1% 4 6.9% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 28.6% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

5

14 20.6% 12 22.2% 2 14.3% 13 22.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 14.3% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

6

16 23.5% 15 27.8% 1 7.1% 13 22.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3 42.9% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

Total Tenured

44 64.7% 40 74.1% 4 28.6% 36 62.1% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 6 85.7% 2 100.0% 0 0.0%
Separated from

1982-83

2 2.9% 2 3.7% 0 0.0% 2 3.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
University

1983-84

1 1.5% 0 0.0% 1 7.1% 1 1.7% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

1984-85

3 4.4% 2 3.7% 1 7.1% 2 3.4% 0 0.0% 1 100.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

1985-86

4 5.9% 3 5.6% 1 7.1% 3 5.2% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 14.3% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

1986-87

6 8.8% 3 5.6% 3 21.4% 6 10.3% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

1987-88

3 4.4% 2 3.7% 1 7.1% 3 5.2% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

Total Separated

19 27.9% 12 22.2% 7 50.0% 17 29.3% 0 0.0% 1 100.0% 1 14.3% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Remain on Tenure Track
in 7th Year (Rollback) 1 1.5% 0 0.0% 1 7.1% 1 1.7% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Switch to Non-tenure Track 2 2.9% 1 1.9% 1 7.1% 2 3.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Terminal Appointment 3 4.4% 1 1.9% 1 7.1% 2 3.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Note: Base population includes assistant professors with tenure code of '1' in October of the base comparison year.
Separation population includes assistant professors with tenure code of '1' in October of the base comparison year.
The category "remain on Tenure Track" includes faculty who rolled back the tenure clock due to leaves.
All percentages refer to the bold faced numbers in the Base Population row. For example, of the 54 males in the base population, 74.1% achieved tenure and 22.2% were
separated from the university. Similarly, of 7 Asian/Pacific Islanders in the base population, 85.7% achieved tenure and 14.3% were separated from the university.
UOPB: 1/28/97