Faculty

Northeastern recruits leading educators and scholars from across the country, and has appointed 333 tenured and tenure-track faculty members over the past six years.

Profile of Full-Time Faculty

Total
1,157
Tenured and tenure-track
62%
Faculty of color
18%
 

Experiential Learning

Northeastern integrates rigorous classroom study with real-world experiences—professional co-op placements, study abroad, service learning, and research opportunities around the globe.

Profile of Experiential Opportunities

Undergraduates who participate in co-op approximately 91%
Co-op employers 2,904 worldwide
Countries with Northeastern experiential opportunities 92
 

Typical Co-op employment locations

  • High-technology corporations, such as Google and EMC
  • Medical and research institutions, such as Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research)
  • Engineering firms, such as Vanasse Hangen Brustlin and SABIC Innovative Plastics (Netherlands)
  • Financial institutions, such as Merrill Lynch, Allianz SE (Germany), and Morgan Stanley (Hong Kong)
  • Nonprofits and government agencies, such as the United Nations and the Foundation for Sustainable Development (Kenya)
  • Cultural organizations, such as the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (Spain) and GeoVisions (Costa Rica)
  • Arts and entertainment companies, such as Walt Disney World and Turner Entertainment Networks International (United Kingdom)