Links to appointment and promotion policies, description of academic titles, and tenure rules, can be found on the Academic Council website.

Promotion of Tenure-Track Faculty

Tenure track appointments are made in expectation of continuous growth to higher levels of scholarly achievement.  Promotion is the advancement from one professorial rank to another or the conferral of tenure.  To be considered for tenure, the position must comprise both research and teaching, and contribute to the mission of the Academic Council.

Promotion of Research and Teaching Faculty

Career progression of members of the research faculty, research staff, and teaching faculty can be found in the Academic Council’s Description of Academic Titles, starting in section 3.6.