Promotion & Tenure Advisory Committee

Function: Committee members review promotion and tenure applications and provide the provost with advice regarding the strengths and weaknesses of each candidate as well as identify areas where additional information may be needed. The committee is advisory onlyl and has no decision-making authority.

Membership: Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs & Provost, ex officio; Senior Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, ex officio; Vice President for Research and Dean of Graduate School, ex officio; Vice President for Human Resources, ex officio; at least four Faculty members nominated by the Faculty Senate for 3-year terms with reappointments are at the Provost’s discretion; Administrative and Fiscal Officer, staff.

Nomination procedure for the appointment of faculty members: The Faculty Senate Committee on Committees will put forth a slate of nominees to the Provost who will then assign the faculty member and term.
Current members (2016-2017):
Jeffrey St. John, Senior Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Ex officio
Carol Kim, Vice President for Research & Dean of the Graduate School, Ex officioDirector, HR, Ex officio
Dianne Avery, Administrative and Fiscal Officer, Staff
Elizabeth Allan, Faculty (EDHD), term ends 2019
Vacant, Faculty (ENG), term ends 2019
Marie Hayes, Faculty (CLAS), term ends 2017
Joseph Kelly, Faculty (NSFA), term ends 2017
Gloria Vollmers, Faculty (MBS), term ends 2017

Reports to: Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs & Provost