Promotion and Tenure
College of Medicine
The Standards for promotion and tenure, which are detailed in the documents linked below, were established to guide you as you advance in your careers by providing you with a clear understanding of expectations and criteria for promotion.When the COM Appointments and Promotions Committee (COMFAPC)and the Dean review the applicant's portfolio the overall strength of the portfolio is considered within the context of all demands placed on the faculty member, including academic, clinical, service and family responsibilities.
- Process for Promotion and Tenure Considerations
- Standards for Appointment, Rank, Promotion and Tenure, College of Medicine
- Appendix A: Definitions and Examples of Scholarship and of Proficiency and Excellence in the areas of Research, Teaching and University Service
- Stop The Clock Guidelines
- Clarifications to Standards for Promotion in the College of Medicine - 2015 (Opens a new window)
- FORMS : Promotion and/or Tenure
Procedures for requesting tenure
- All tenure recommendations must be presented to the College of Medicine Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee, well in advance of the one year notification date.
- After receipts of the committee's recommendation, the Dean will make final recommendations to the President.
- The Faculty Appointments Specialist will process the appropriate paperwork, on behalf of the President, to submit all tenure requests to the Chancellor's Office of the State University of New York. The Chancellor has final approval authority for all tenure requests.
College of Medicine Faculty Appointments & Promotions Committee Calendar
|Proposal Submission Deadline||Meeting Dates|
|August 17, 2015||September 17, 2015|
|November 3, 2015||December 3, 2015|
|January 11, 2016||February 11, 2016|
|March 7, 2016||April 7, 2016|
|May 9, 2016||June 9, 2016|
|August 15, 2016||September 15, 2016|
|November 8, 2016||December 8, 2016|