Facts

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Instructional Faculty

USD employed 341 full-time and 334 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2003. The majority of the full-time faculty—305—were in tenured or tenure-track positions. The remainder were faculty visiting USD or employed in temporary positions.

Of the part-time faculty, 19 were formerly full-time, tenured faculty now employed on phased retirement contracts. Another 62 were employed on annual contracts less than full time. The majority—253—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 334 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 122 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 463.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 210 130 80 29
Tenure-track 95 53 42 26
Temporary 36 13 23 1
Total Full-Time Faculty 341 196 145 56
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 19 15 4 1
Annual contracts 62 31 31 9
Semester contracts 253 123 130 41
Total Part-Time Faculty 334 169 165 51
 
TOTAL FACULTY 675 365 310 107