PROMOTION AND TENURE TIMETABLE
the first division meeting of the academic year that occurs after the
deadline for submission of promotion and tenure applications, the
following elections must be held:
Election of Division Promotion and Tenure Committees.
Election in divisions of new representatives to Collegewide
Promotion (Tenure) Committee to replace any representatives whose terms
Election by Faculty Senate of alternates to Collegewide Promotion
Election by Faculty Senate of Promotion Appeals Committee.
the third Friday in September, faculty members applying for promotion or
tenure must submit Form P: Eligibility for Promotion and/or Form T:
Eligibility for Tenure to their dean.
the first Friday in October, deans determine and approve eligibility for
promotion and/or tenure and notify applicants of decisions.
A faculty member may appeal a dean's negative decision to the
appropriate vice president within five working days of receiving the
dean's written decision.
five working days of initial approval by the dean, the appropriate vice
president must concur in promotion and tenure eligibility or remand Form P
and/or Form T to the dean for justification of approval.
General Timetable for Promotion and Tenure
the faculty member elects to use any part of the Faculty Evaluation
Plan to support an application for promotion or tenure, the faculty
member must follow the Faculty Evaluation Plan timetable as issued
by the coordinator of the Plan.
By the second Friday in February, the applicant must prepare and submit a portfolio to the ILS for verification. The ILS must include a written recommendation for or against or indicate no recommendation with regards to promotion/tenure in the faculty member's folder that also must be forwarded to the faculty member.