Retention, Tenure and Promotion Policies and Resources

Academic Senate Policies

Temporary Modification of Academic Senate Policy #S20-241: Policy Resolution on Retention, Tenure and Promotion

Retention, Tenure, and Promotion Policy #F19-241

Click here to view the Provost's letter regarding the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and impact on faculty work

Departmental Criteria

Departmental Criteria Directory


2020-2021 Retention, Tenure, and Promotion Deadline Calendar

Standards for Curriculum Vitae

WPAF: Adding Materials After RTP Closing Date

Outside Reviews in WPAF--Recommendations for Process

Evaluating Service


Promotion Eligibility Acknowledgment Form

Post-Tenure Review

Post Tenure Checklist

PTR Routing Sheet

RTP Workshops

The Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development invites tenure-track faculty to participate in one of the following workshops this Fall semester to help prepare for retention, tenure and promotion. Todd Roehrman, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development will lead the retention workshops. Associate Dean Roehrman and Barbara Henderson of the University, Tenure and Promotion and Committee (UTPC) will co-lead the tenure and promotion workshops.
Faculty who will be reviewed in the next few years are encouraged to attend. The workshops have been organized according to different phases of faculty professional development, but topics covered in each workshops will be similar, so feel free to attend the workshop that best fits your schedule.
  • Faculty currently in any Retention Review: September 4, 2020 from 12:30pm – 2:00pm
  • Faculty preparing for tenure and promotion: September 9, 2020 from 12:30pm – 2:00pm
  • Faculty currently in 2nd year retention review: September 11, 2020 from 10:30am – 12:00pm
  • Faculty currently in any Retention Review: September 16th, 2020 from 10:30am – 12:00pm
Please contact Associate Dean Todd Roehrman for links to attend any of the sessions.