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Instructional Faculty

USD employed 340 full-time and 366 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2004 The majority of the full-time faculty—310—were in tenured or tenure-track positions. The remainder were faculty visiting USD or employed in temporary positions.

Of the part-time faculty, 21 were formerly full-time, tenured faculty now employed on phased retirement contracts. Another 65 were employed on annual contracts less than full time. The majority—280—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 366 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 141 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 481.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 209 130 79 29
Tenure-track 102 56 46 29
Temporary 29 9 20 5
Total Full-Time Faculty 340 195 145 63
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 21 16 5 1
Annual contracts 65 28 37 9
Semester contracts 280 145 135 37
Total Part-Time Faculty 366 189 177 47
 
TOTAL FACULTY 706 384 322 110