The faculty of the Technical University of Munich includes 594 professors, who represent the core subjects of the 15 departments. Honorary professors lecture on specific aspects of professional practice. The staff currently consists as follows:
- 612 Professors
thereof 43 joint appointments with non-university research institutes
- 217 Honorary Professors
- 67 TUM Distinguished Affiliated Professors
For easy reading, the profiles of full-time faculty members are listed as short summaries – alphabetically and by faculty – in the professor portal. Detailed descriptions can be found on the websites of the TUM Departments.
Through its consistent hiring policy, the Technische Universität München has been able to significantly increase its number of full-time female professors. The proportion of women in the professorate is currently 20,9% (compared to 16% at ETH Zurich, Oxford University 25%, MIT 24,9%).