Faculty Promotions Committee

Faculty being considered for promotion or appointment to the ranks of Associate Professor and Professor, and consideration for tenure, are subject to an additional level of review within the School of Medicine by the Faculty Promotions Committee (FPC). The FPC is comprised of at least fifteen nominated members that must hold the rank of Associate Professor or Professor in the regular or clinical practice series. At least seven members of the committee must be tenured. Further information regarding the FPC can be found in the School of Medicine Rules.


Faculty Promotions Committee Resources

A collection of documents that can be useful to Faculty Promotions Committee members include:

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FPC Committee Roster 2020-2021Faculty Promotions Committee roster for 2020-2021.
Committee Guide - Interfolio Review, Promotion and TenureInterfolio how-to guide for committee members.
Faculty Promotion Committee ProceduresFaculty Promotion Committee information and procedures.
FPC Report Template - Associate ProfessorUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Associate Professor.
FPC Report Template - Associate Professor of Clinical PracticeUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Associate Professor or Clinical Practice.
FPC Report Template - Associate Research ProfessorUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Associate Research Professor.
FPC Report Template - ProfessorUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Professor.
FPC Report Template - Professor of Clinical PracticeUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Professor of Clinical Practice.
FPC Report Template - Research ProfessorUse for faculty up for promotion or appointment to Research Professor.
FPC Report Template - Promotion with TenureUse for faculty up for promotion to Associate Professor or Professor with award of Tenure.
FPC Report Template - Award of Tenure OnlyUse for faculty up for award of Tenure only.
Promotion Criteria for Regular Faculty SeriesPromotion criteria for faculty with a traditional balance of activities; basic scientists, clinician-scientists, and clinician-educators.
Promotion Criteria for Research Professor Faculty SeriesPromotion criteria for grant-funded scientists with limited teaching and service activities.
Promotion Criteria for Clinical Practice Faculty SeriesPromotion criteria for clinician-educators with limited or no scholarship activities.
Promotion Matrix CriteriaPresents examples of various levels of accomplishment in the areas of teaching, research, clinical activity, scholarship and service.  It is not exclusionary, but is intended to assist faculty, department chairs and promotion committees in matching candidates’ accomplishments to the promotion criteria.
Expedited Presentation GuidelineExpedited presentation of non-controversial promotion dossier procedures.