The Appointments and Promotions Committee, the Dean of the Faculty, as well as the president and Board of Trustees share responsibility for Faculty appointment, reappointment, promotion, and tenure decisions. Additionally, the Appointments and Promotions Appeals Board may hear appeals from negative decisions made by the Appointments and Promotions Committee. Types and terms of contractual faculty appointments can be found in section A.8 of the Faculty Manual.

Appointments and promotions guidelines (with calendar) can be found on the Academic Affairs SharePoint Site (login required).