Facts

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Instructional Faculty

USD employed 328 full-time and 342 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2002. The majority of the full-time faculty—289—were in tenured or tenure-track positions. The remainder were faculty visiting USD or employed in temporary positions.

Of the part-time faculty, 20 were formerly full-time, tenured faculty now employed on phased retirement contracts. Another 68 were employed on annual contracts less than full time. The majority—254—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 342 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 128 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 456.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 209 130 79 26
Tenure-track 80 43 37 22
Temporary 39 16 23 2
Total Full-Time Faculty 328 189 139 50
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 20 15 5 1
Annual contracts 68 38 30 9
Semester contracts 254 124 130 32
Total Part-Time Faculty 342 177 165 42
 
TOTAL FACULTY 670 366 304 92