Factbook - Faculty and Staff

Number of Employees by Type
Fall Terms 2012 - 2021

Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Full-Time 4,685 4,749 4,830 4,877 5,022 5,117 5,186 5,326 5,383 5,491
  Faculty 1,192 1,186 1,209 1,216 1,261 1,330 1,375 1,426 1,432 1,443
Executive/Admin and Managerial 370 398 395 383 416 424 379 378 384 388
Other Professionals 1,707 1,743 1,803 1,867 1,944 1,961 1,926 2,068 2,092 2,175
Clerical and Secretarial 720 726 729 709 671 661 646 636 624 604
Technical and Paraprofessional 202 200 210 220 229 297 425 451 471
Skilled Crafts 213 214 209 210 216 212 201 132 135 150
Service/Maintenance 281 282 275 272 285 287 362 261 265 260
Part-Time 5,771 5,971 5,978 6,164 6,420 7,718 6,834 6,688 5,692 6,283
Faculty 177 180 175 183 188 224 231 221 232 258
Executive/Admin and Managerial 3 4 2 2 3 3 4 4 3 2
Other Professionals 237 226 228 239 299 454 296 286 267 316
Clerical and Secretarial 258 202 214 473 428 492 336 273 226 241
Technical and Paraprofessional 326 284 338 170 229 318 226 222 227 242
Skilled Crafts 15 12 11 258 290 407 320 265 181 166
Service/Maintenance 341 305 279 2 9 10 7 403
GTA/GRA 1,987 1,952 1,959 1,977 1,984 2,113 1,875 2,264 2,180 2,308
Hourly Students 2,427 2,806 2,772 2,860 2,999 3,707 3,537 3,143 2,369 2,742
TOTAL 10,456 10,720 10,808 11,041 11,442 12,835 12,020 12,014 11,075 11,774

Includes all main campus, Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station and AU based Alabama Cooperative Extension System employees.

Last updated: 02/15/2022