Alternatives to Teaching

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. Promotion & Tenure resources

3. Family Leave Options

4. Short Term Disability

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