2.25 General Principles

Promotion to Associate Professor: Unless a candidate is already appointed at the rank of associate professor or above, consideration of promotion to associate professor will occur coincidentally with consideration of indefinite appointment with tenure. The process should follow that outlined in 2.3 ff.

Promotion to Professor: Promotion to Professor should follow the criteria and standards set by schools and colleges for satisfactory levels and recognition of achievement in the appropriate field(s), consistent with university-wide principles and in accordance with disciplinary, professional, and other academic norms.

Procedures for review and recommendation may vary in the several schools and colleges but should conform to the general principles set forth in this document.

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