University of Illinois Faculty Trends

Retirement as a Percentage of Tenured Faculty

Academic Year 1990

Academic Year 1993

Academic Year 1994

Tenured Retired % Retired Tenured Retired % Retired Tenured Retired % Retired
UI Urbana-Champaign
Full time 1704 59 3.5% 1643 53 3.2% 1625 49 3.0%
Professor 45 2.6% 41 2.5% 43 2.6%
Associate Professor 10 0.6% 10 0.6% 5 0.3%
Assistant Professor 4 0.2% 2 0.1% 1 0.1%
Instructor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Part time 8 0 0.0% 6 1 16.7% 7 2 28.6%
Professor 0 0.0% 1 16.7% 0 0.0%
Associate Professor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 28.6%
Assistant Professor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Instructor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Full and Part time 1712 59 3.4% 1649 54 3.3% 1632 51 3.1%
Professor 45 2.6% 42 2.5% 43 2.6%
Associate Professor 10 0.6% 10 0.6% 7 0.4%
Assistant Professor 4 0.2% 2 0.1% 1 0.1%
Instructor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
UI (UIUC & UIC)
Full time 2758 89 3.2% 2714 76 2.8% 2675 78 2.9%
Professor 60 2.2% 56 2.1% 63 2.4%
Associate Professor 18 0.7% 16 0.6% 12 0.4%
Assistant Professor 8 0.3% 4 0.1% 3 0.1%
Instructor 3 0.1% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Part time 131 3 2.3% 97 5 5.2% 98 4 4.1%
Professor 0 0.0% 1 1.0% 2 2.0%
Associate Professor 3 2.3% 4 4.1% 2 2.0%
Assistant Professor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Instructor 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Source: Tenured faculty numbers were taken from the October 10 paymaster extracts.
Retired faculty numbers were supplied by campus HR offices.
Note: Academic year is defined as July l through June 30.
Full time faculty are defined as individuals whose appointments sum to 1.0 Full Time Equivalent.
Part time faculty are defined as individuals whose appointments are less than 1.0 Full Time Equivalent.
Faculty are tenured if they hold at least one, even 0 FTE, tenured appointment. Faculty with a total FTE of 0.0 are excluded.
Included are: librarians with faculty rank and Cooperative Extension faculty. Excluded are Ul Hospital faculty.
Medical Colleges are the Colleges of Medicine at Chicago, Peoria, Rockford and Urbana.
UOPB: 7/28/96