Faculty Appointments & Promotions Committee (FAPC)


Leslie Kohman, MD

Vice Chair: Steven Taffet, PhD


Thomas Coyle, MD
Timothy Damron, MD
Mantosh Dewan, MD
Joseph Domachowske, MD
David Feiglin, MD
Roberto Izquierdo, MD
Burk Jubelt, MD
Stewart Loh, PhD
Leslie Major, MD
Colleen O’Leary, MD
Jean Sanger, PhD
Jagmohan Sidhu, MD
Paula Trief, PhD (ad hoc)
Margaret Turk, MD
Mary Lou Vallano, PhD
Richard Veenstra, PhD

Contact: Ms. Michele Henderson @ 464-1681
Office of Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development
Room 1254, Weiskotten Hall


The College of Medicine Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee membership consists of tenured representatives selected by the Dean, College of Medicine from the basic science and clinical faculty holding academic and qualified academic rank of Professor, and includes two representatives from the Binghamton Campus. The Committee reviews the professional records and supporting documents of candidates for appointment, promotion and/or tenure to the rank of Associate Professor or above, including both academic and qualified academic rank. The Committee's recommendations are forwarded to the Dean, College of Medicine, and subsequently to the President of Upstate Medical University.

Proposal Submission Deadlines
Meeting Dates
January 12, 2015
February 12, 2015
March 9, 2015
April 9, 2015
May 11, 2015
June 11, 2015
August 17, 2015
September 17, 2015
November 3, 2015
December 3, 2015

Faculty candidates for appointment, promotion and/or tenure to the rank of Associate Professor or Professor must submit a proposal to the COM FAPC for its review and recommendation to the Dean, according to the appropriate submission guide.

Please visit Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development for the following:

  • Forms for Promotion and/or Tenure of College of Medicine Faculty
  • Guidelines for Tenure of Faculty
  • Guidelines for Standardized CV
  • Guidelines for Educator's Portfolio
  • Agreements of Academic Expectation
  • General Forms for the Appointment and Maintenance of Faculty Positions