MIT Institutional Research
Office of the Provost
  MIT Faculty and Staff

 

MIT employs approximately 11,000 persons on campus. In addition to the faculty, there are research, library and administrative staff and many others who, directly or indirectly, support the teaching and research goals of the Institute.

A single faculty instructs both graduate and undergraduate students and engages in research.

Faculty and Staff on Campus
Academic Year 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Faculty 974 983 992 998 1,008 1,009 1,025 1,017 1,018 1,022
Other Academic Staff 2,952 3,093 3,350 3,794 3,879 4,051 3,748 3,858 4,036 3,996
Research Staff 1,198 1,412 1,456 1,474 1,637 1,722 1,250 1,306 1,371 1,429
Clinical Staff/Medical 110 102 103 110 110 113 110 103 98 103
Administrative Staff 1,840 1,784 1,837 1,886 1,965 2,096 1,972 1,936 1,979 2,137
Support Staff 1,564 1,565 1,637 1,575 1,641 1,657 1,549 1,476 1,478 1,505
Service Staff 866 839 843 890 871 864 819 789 795 804
Total Faculty and Staff 9,504 9,778 10,218 10,727 11,111 11,512 10,473 10,485 10,775 10,996

chart of campus population

Academic Year 2013 covers fall 2012 through spring 2013. All counts are as of October 31st of the academic year.

Institutional Research
Office of the Provost