Higher education and learning takes place through people. WIT’s pre-eminent resource is the expertise and application of its community of almost 900 staff that are engaged directly in, or supporting, the teaching and learning, research and knowledge exchange activities of the Institute.
The academic staff comprises of 450 full-time, with circa 25% holding doctoral level qualifications, and 180 part-time staff and over 150 researchers.
The teaching and learning, research and knowledge exchange activities of the Institute are supported through a highly qualified cohort of over 160 administrative staff and 130 technical and support staff.
The Institute has invested strategically over many years in a targeted programme of staff development and support for staff in working towards further qualifications.