Facts

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Instructional Faculty

USD employed 381 full-time and 427 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2009. The majority of the full-time faculty—341—were in tenured or tenure-track positions. The remainder were faculty visiting USD or employed in temporary positions.

Of the part-time faculty, 22 were formerly full-time, tenured faculty now employed on phased retirement contracts. Another 71.5 were employed on annual contracts less than full time. The majority—333.5—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 427 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 153.0 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 534.0.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 229 141 88 43
Tenure-track 112 51 58 19
Temporary 40 14 26 8
Total Full-Time Faculty 381 209 172 70
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 22 13 9 1
Annual contracts 71.5 31.5 40 10
Semester contracts 333.5 156.5 177 59
Total Part-Time Faculty 427 201 226 70
 
TOTAL FACULTY 808 410 398 140
TOTAL FTE 534.0 280.9 253.1 95.3