The nation is approximately 25% African American, Hispanic/ Latino/a and American Indian/ Alaskan Native/ First Nations. However, in the engineering professorate at the University of Iowa:
- Only 13% of the tenured and tenured-track faculty in engineering are Women
- Only 5% of the tenured and tenured-track faculty are underepresented minority in the College of Engineering
- Full Professors
- 1.3% African American
- 2.2% Hispanic
- 0.1% (14 of the over 10,285) American Indian/ Alaskan Native/ First Nations
- Gibbons, M. T., “Engineering on the Rise”, American Society for Engineering Education, 2003.