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Policies/Information - Facing the Birth or Adoption of a Child or Other Life Circumstances

The University of Maine appreciates the commitment of its faculty in balancing productive careers and demanding work obligations while maintaining a fulfilling personal life. To that end, the University offers flexibility to faculty who are facing the birth or adoption of a child or some other exceptional life circumstance.

1. Alternatives-to-Teaching Duties Associated With the Birth or Adoption of a Child

2. Stopping the Tenure Clock

a. checklist for stopping tenure (PDF)

b. promotion & tenure resources

3. Family Leave Options

4. Short Term Disability

5. Benefits Checklist Following the Birth or Adoption of a Child (PDF)

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Blue Sky Human Resources Initiatives

Contact Information

Office of Human Resources
5717 Corbett Hall
Orono, ME 04469
Phone: (207)581-1581E-mail:
The University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469
A Member of the University of Maine System