Revisions to HR-23 and the Administrative Guidelines

The revisions to the 2013-14 Administrative Guidelines for HR-23: Promotion and Tenure Procedures and Regulations are noted below:

III.C.2.f, (Page 7) – Placement of the candidate’s signature statement was moved.

V.B.4.c, (Page 17) – Placement of the secondary department head’s letter is to be before the department review committee.

Appendix B (Pages 32-33) - The “Timetable for 2013-14 Promotion and Tenure Reviews” has been updated.

Appendix E (Page 38) – The placement of the candidate’s signature statement page was moved to before the dossier dividers.

Appendix F (Page 39) - Under “Dossier Dividers and Forms,” it is noted that the following dossier dividers have been revised.  The title for all dividers that was noted at the bottom of the page has been removed.

  • The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (Page 43) – Reorder of bullets to be consistent, and the placement of students comments last.
  • Patient Care Activities (Page 45) – Clarification of documentation needed to be included in the dossier.
  • The Scholarship of Research and Creative Accomplishments (page 46-47) – Clarification of the section on papers, presentations, seminars and workshops, and the definitions for funded projects, grants, commissions, and contracts.
  • Statements of Evaluation of the Candidate by Review Committees and Administrators (Page 51) – Placement of the secondary department head’s letter.

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