University of Minnesota
Office of Human Resources
http://www.umn.edu/ohr
612-625-2016

Characteristics of the Respondents

A total of 4,392 surveys were sent out to faculty and 1,522 completed surveys were received for a response rate of 35%.

The results of the descriptive analysis reveal that a majority of the sample was male (54%) and white (80%). About 74% of the faculty respondents were tenured and 34% of those are full professors.

The sample breakdowns on some main demographic categories are shown below:

University Campus

University Campus

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Length of Appointment

Length of Appointment

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Tenure Status

Tenure Status

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Academic Rank

Academic Rank

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Supervisory Status

Supervisory Status

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Administrative Appointment

Administrative Appointment

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Gender

Gender

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Race

Race

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Marital Status

Marital Status

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Sexual Orientation

Sexual Orientation

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Disability Status

Disability Status

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Most Recent Generation of Your Family to Come to the U.S.

Most Recent Generation of Your Family to Come to the U.S.

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Religion

Religion Percentage
Agnostic
11.1%
Atheist
9.7%
Buddhist
0.9%
Catholic
13.2%
Hindu
0.9%
Jewish
6.8%
LDS
0.5%
Muslim
0.9%
Protestant
21.8%
Taoist
0.3%
Other Christian
5.9%
Other Non-Christian
2.3%
None
13.2%
No response
12.3%