Faculty Appointments & Promotions Committee (FAPC)


Leslie Kohman, MD

Vice Chair: Steven Taffet, PhD


Sharon Brangman, MD
Thomas Coyle, MD
Timothy Damron, MD
Mantosh Dewan, MD
Joseph Domachowske, MD
David Feiglin, MD
Burk Jubelt, MD
Stewart Loh, PhD
Leslie Major, MD
Colleen O’Leary, MD
Jean Sanger, PhD
Nicholas Stamato, 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
November 5, 2013
December 5, 2013
January 13, 2014
February 13, 2014
March 10, 2014
April 10, 2014
May 12, 2014
June 12, 2014
August 18, 2014
September 18, 2014
November 4, 2014
December 4, 2014

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