• August 20, 2014

Ivy League: The Numbers Right Now

The Chronicle asked Ivy League colleges how many female and minority administrators currently hold senior-level positions at the level of dean and higher. Some colleges provided more information than others.

Brown University
Reported number of senior-level administrators 8
White women 5
White men 2
African-American women 1
Columbia University
Reported number of senior-level administrators 20
White men 10
White women 7
African-American women 2
African-American men 1
Cornell University
Reported number of senior-level administrators 42
Men 30
Women 12
White 27
African-American 3
Asian/Pacific Islander 3
Hispanic 1
Race not reported 8
Dartmouth College
Reported number of senior-level administrators 15
Women 7
Men 8
White 11
Minorities 4
Dartmouth did not provide a minority breakdown and would provide details only from the administration of Jim Y. Kim, who stepped down as president in 2012.
Harvard University
Women 48%
White 81%
African-American 10%
Asian 6%
Hispanic 3%
Harvard did not provide raw numbers for the total or for minority groups.
Princeton University
Reported number of senior-level administrators 27
Men 15
Women 12
Minorities 19%
Princeton did not provide raw numbers for minority administrators.
University of Pennsylvania
Reported number of senior-level administrators 31
White men 18
White women 11
African-American women 1
Hispanic men 1
Yale University
Reported number of senior-level administrators 10
Women 5
Men 5
White 9
Minority 1

 

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