Appointment, Promotion & Tenure

Recruitment of faculty is key to the University’s future. Each appointment, with its subsequent tenure and promotion decisions, shapes the quality of the institution. The Office of Faculty Affairs maintains official University records relating to faculty appointment, promotion and tenure.

Guidelines for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure and related materials are linked below. Other policies — as well as guidelines for appointment and promotion of clinical faculty, lecturers and academic professionals — are linked at left.