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Promotion & Tenure Dates For AY 2016-2017


Dates for Faculty Who Are NOT Being Reviewed for Promotion and Tenure during 2016-2017

Committee recommendation to Department Head

  • First year and all other years except third year: December 1, 2016
  • Third Year: October 26, 2016

Department Head recommendation to Dean

  • First year and all other years except third year: December 15, 2016
  • Third Year: November 10, 2016

Dean recommendation to Provost

  • First year and all other years except third year, if satisfactory progress is being made: No date required
  • Third Year: November 18, 2016

If non-renewal, President's notification to candidate

  • First and second years except third year: March 1, 2017
  • Third Year: December 9, 2016
  • Fourth and Fifth Years: January 27, 2017

Dates for Faculty Who ARE Being Reviewed for Promotion and Tenure during 2016-2017

  • Solicitation of external peer review letters: September 15, 2016
  • Committee's recommendation to Department Head: December 1, 2016
  • Department Head's recommendation to Dean: December 15, 2016
  • Dean's recommendation to Provost: January 11, 2017
  • President's recommendation for promotion and tenure: Prior to April 2017 Trustees Meeting
  • President's notification of denial of tenure to candidate: April 15, 2017

Dates for Faculty Who ARE Being Reviewed for Promotion during 2016-2017

  • Solicitation of external peer review letters: September 15, 2016
  • Committee's recommendation to Department Head: December 1, 2016
  • Department Head's recommendation to Dean: December 15, 2016
  • Dean's recommendation to Provost: January 11, 2017
  • President's recommendation for promotion: Prior to April 2017 Trustees Meeting
  • President's notification of denial of promotion: April 15, 2017