The University of Tasmania is a major employer in Tasmania, supporting almost 5,000 jobs directly and indirectly.
- While the number of staff at the University of Tasmania has fluctuated over the past decade the number in 2001 was 1,556, almost exactly the same number as 1991 when there were 1,558 staff.
- Of the 1,556 staff in 2001, there were 1,091 at the Southern campus, 435 at the Launceston campus and 30 at the North-West Centre.
- The number of women staff has increased significantly on both the Hobart and Launceston campuses. In 2001 there were 736 women compared to 644 women in 1991, an increase of 14%. There has been a corresponding decrease in the number of male staff over the same period with 914 in 1991 dropping to 820 in 2001, a decrease of 10%.
UNIVERSITY OF TASMANIA STAFF
(a) Full-time and fractional full-time staff only.
Source: University of Tasmania, http://www.utas.edu.au