Promotion & Tenure


Guidelines for the promotion and/or tenure process are found in department and school faculty evaluation plans and the Faculty Senate Rules and Regulations, Article VI.

University Committee on Promotion & Tenure: Members & Procedures

TopGeneral Information

Candidate Documents

  • Candidate P&T Curriculum Vitæ (CV) 
  • Candidate Statements
  • Candidate Verification and List of Supplemental Materials
  • Candidate Dossier Checklist 

TopInitial Review Evaluation Documents

  • Initial Evaluation Form 
  • External Evaluations 
  • Initial Review Evaluation Summary for Candidates 
  • Initial Review Unit Checklist 

TopIntermediate Review Evaluation Documents

  • Intermediate Review Composite Evaluation and Recommendations 
  • Intermediate Review Evaluation Summary for Candidate 
  • Intermediate Review Unit Checklist 

TopCandidate Response Forms to a Negative Recommendation or Marginal/Poor Evaluation Rating

Candidates who receive either a Negative Recommendation or an Evaluation of Marginal/Poor in any area may submit a response for consideration by the review committee at the next level.

  • Candidate Response to Negative Recommendation or Marginal/Poor Evaluation from Initial Review Committee for Intermediate Committee Review 
  • Candidate Response to Negative Recommendation or Marginal/Poor Evaluation from School/College/RGS Committee for UCPT Review 
  • Candidate Response to Negative Recommendation or Marginal/Poor Evaluation from UCPT or the Provost for Chancellor Review 

TopUCPT Membership

Name Department/School Term Expires
Jeff Vitter Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor  
Monica Biernat Professor of Psychology, Psychology 2016
Tailan Chi Professor of Business, School of Business 2014
Christopher Forth Professor of History, Humanities & Western Civilization 2014
Donna Ginther Distinguished Professor, Economics 2014
Scott Murphy Associate Professor of Music Theory, School of Music 2015
Blake R. Peterson Regents Distinguished Professor, Medicinal Chemistry 2016
Kathy Suprenant Fac_Ex Representative 2014
Ward H. Thompson Professor of Chemistry, Chemistry 2015
Vicky Unruh Professor of Spanish & Portuguese, Spanish & Portuguese 2015
Judy Wu University Distinguished Professor, Physics & Astronomy 2016


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