Academic staff includes faculty, researchers, and assistants.
According to the USI Statute, faculty includes:
Lecturers and lecturer-researchers may obtain the title of “Adjunct professor”. For the purpose of statistics, the category "Professors" refers to all tenured faculty – full, associate, assistant, and adjunct professors.
According to the USI Statute, the category “Assistants” includes the following:
There are three categories of assistants: doctoral assistants, post-doctoral assistants, and “Maître-assistant” (assistant lecturer).