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PROPOSED REVISION: UHAP Faculty Titles and Promotion Procedures

Policy Information

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Last Revised Date: 
March, 2018
Responsible Unit: 
Faculty Affairs
(520) 626-0202

Purpose and Summary

The proposed titles and promotion procedures will benefit the University by providing a means to

  • recognize exceptional faculty from other institutions whom departments and colleges wish to develop relationships,
  • designate faculty titles for the distinctive faculty roles on our international campuses,
  • honor deans and other administrators who have made exceptional contributions who wish to return to the faculty, and
  • enable us to better recognize the distinctive duties of clinical faculty and strengthen the alignments of career progressions with the quality of clinical care, and
  • strengthen the integrity of our career-track professorial titles by ensuring that appointments include rigorous peer reviews.

View proposed changes and justification here

View policy impact statement here

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