Facts

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Instructional Faculty

USD employed 393 full-time and 450 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2010 The majority of the full-time faculty—339—were in tenured or tenure-track positions. The remainder were faculty visiting USD or employed in temporary positions.

Of the part-time faculty, 17 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—361.5—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 450 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 156.5 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 549.5.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 239 147 92 44
Tenure-track 100 46 54 19
Temporary 54 19 35 9
Total Full-Time Faculty 393 212 181 72
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 17 10 7 1
Annual contracts 71.5 33.5 38 12
Semester contracts 361.5 175.5 186 72
Total Part-Time Faculty 450 219 231 85
 
TOTAL FACULTY 843 431 412 157
TOTAL FTE 549.5 290.3 259.2 101.2