Medical School Faculty

The excellence of any educational institution is determined by the caliber of its faculty. At UT Southwestern Medical Center, we have some of the best. Our faculty includes nationally known educators, clinicians, and scientists. Among our approximately 2,500 full-time and 284 part-time faculty members are:

  • 6 Nobel Prize winners
  • 22 members of the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors attainable by an American scientist
  • 17 members of the National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine)
  • 15 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators

UT Southwestern graduates perennially identify the faculty – their teaching skills, mentorship, and accessibility – as one of the great strengths of our institution. Search for details about any of our faculty by name, by department/division, and/or by research interest in the Faculty Directory.