Instructions for Reappointment, Tenure and/or Promotion Candidates 2021-2022

Updated August 19, 2021

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide information on deadlines and procedures governing the Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion (RTP) process for the 2021-2022 academic year.

1. RTP Policies Governing Candidate Reviews

For faculty members in a department without an approved policy, University and college policies will govern their reviews. There will be no governing department policy until a department policy has been formally approved at all levels: department tenured and probationary faculty, college faculty council, Dean, and Provost. Once a policy has been approved, it will become effective the following academic year