• Sarah Cohen, ASU Professor and 2002 Pulitzer Prize winner

    Pulitzer Prize winner

    Sarah Cohen shared in the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting for her work on a report that exposed the failures of the District of Columbia's child protective services to prevent deaths.

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  • Sidney Altman,  ASU Professor and 1989 Nobel Laureate

    Nobel laureate

    Sidney Altman shared the Nobel Prize in 1989 for the discovery that RNA actively aids chemical reactions in cells.

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  • Bert Hölldobler, ASU Professor and 1991 Pulitzer Prize Winner

    Pulitzer Prize winner

    Bert Höelldobler and his research team explore the behavioral mechanisms that underlie communication and division of labor systems in ant societies. He received a Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal in 1991 for his nonfiction book “The Ants,” coauthored with E. O. Wilson.

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  • Rita Dove, former ASU Professor and 1987 Pulitzer Prize Winner

    Pulitzer Prize winner

    美女视频图片Rita Dove holds an honorary degree from Arizona State University and is a former ASU Department of English faculty member.

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  • Rebecca Sandefur, ASU Professor and 2018 MacArthur Fellow

    MacArthur fellow

    美女视频图片2018 MacArthur fellow and sociologist Rebecca Sandefur is bridging legal scholarship and practice, providing the empirical evidence necessary to guide and implement wide-scale reforms to address the civil legal needs of low-income people.

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Faculty excellence

The Arizona State University faculty is at the forefront nationally in advancing research and discovery. Our more than 4,700 faculty members inspire new ways of thinking, innovating and solving problems socially, culturally and economically in our region and in the international community.

We aspire to create an accessible academic experience and attract faculty not bound by traditional disciplinary distinctions, but who embrace an inclusive, collaborative and entrepreneurial environment defined by excellence and impact.

New faculty members

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Faculty profile

美女视频图片Fall 2018  |  Full and part time

Total faculty: 4,704

  Number Percent
Global Management 33 1%
Business 330 7%
Engineering 590 12.5%
Health Solutions 202 4.3%
Design and the Arts 399 8.5%
Honors 41 1%
Journalism 110 2.3%
Law 95 2%
Integrative Sciences and Arts 326 7%
The College 1,309 28%
New College 215 4.6%
Nursing and Health Innovation 190 4%
Public Service and Community Solutions 345 7.3%
Sustainability 63 1.33%
Teachers College 300 6.4%
University College 23 0.5%
Other 88 2%

Tenure status

Tenured 1,464 31%
On tenure track 517 11%
Not on tenure track 2,723 58%

Faculty rank

Full Professor 1,049 22%
Associate Professor 812 17%
Assistant Professor 778 17%
Instructor 451 10%
Lecturer 535 11%
No Rank 1,079 23%


Female 2,558 48%
Male 2,446 52%


American Indian/Alaska Native 41 0.9%
Asian 500 10.6%
Black/African American 135 2.9%
Hispanic/Latino 353 7.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
Two or More Races 71 1.5%
Unspecified 333 7.1%
White 3,268 69.5%