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Instructional Faculty

For the current academic year, Faculty updates occur in November. USD employed 405 full-time and 505 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 part-time faculty contracts were equivalent to 188.1 full-time faculty, bringing USD's total instructional FTE faculty to 592.1.

FULL TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Tenured 244 148 96 45
Tenure-track 102 42 60 24
Temporary 59 27 32 12
Total Full-Time Faculty 405 217 188 81
 
PART TIME FACULTY Total Men Women Minority
Phased retirement 21 13 8 3
Annual contracts 96.5 43.5 53 19
Semester contracts 387.5 173.5 214 77
Total Part-Time Faculty 505 230 275 99
 
TOTAL FACULTY 910 447 463 180
TOTAL FTE 592.1 305.4 286.6 118.5