Faculty Promotions

Promotion to professor or associate professor award of tenure is an annual event occurring on July 1.  Get instructions for the process at Instructions for Senior Level Promotion or Tenure and get the cover sheet at the link to the right.

Timeline:

  • December 1 – tenured/tenure track faculty files are submitted to the Office of the Provost for promotion/tenure effective the following July 1. 
  • Mid-January – non-tenure track faculty files are submitted to the Office of the Provost for promotion effective the following July 1.

Promotion to senior instructor or assistant professor is a biennial event that may occur on January 1 or July 1.

Timeline:

  • Mid-November – files are submitted to the Office of the Provost for promotion effective the following January 1
  • Mid-April – files are submitted to the Office of the Provost for promotion effective the following July 1

The cover sheet for promotion to assistant professor or senior instructor is at the link to the right.