For the current academic year, Faculty updates occur in November. USD employed 404.5 full-time and 505.5 part-time instructional faculty during fall semester of 2013. The majority of the full-time faculty—346—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 96.5 were employed on annual contracts less than full time. The majority—388—were hired to teach one or two courses during fall semester and were paid per course. The 505.5 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 188.1 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 592.6.
|FULL TIME FACULTY||Total||Men||Women||Minority|
|Total Full-Time Faculty||404.5||217||187.5||81|
|PART TIME FACULTY||Total||Men||Women||Minority|
|Total Part-Time Faculty||505.5||230||275.5||99|