Promotion & Tenure

Requests for Promotion and Tenure for 2016 must be submitted by Monday, September 26, 2016 at 4:30pm.  This is a firm deadline for your electronic packet submission and the elctronic system can be found at https://PromotionTenure.uams.edu.

Please contact Brenda Burks in the Faculty Center Office if you have any questions regarding the P&T process at 501-526-4685.  You can also stop by the office in the Central Building Room 4D40 to review successful P&T packets anytime Monday through Friday from 8a-4:30p.

Make sure you understand the requirements for promotion and tenure that are specific to your track.

Appointment Grid
Ranges of Effort by Pathway

If you are concerned you will not be successful in this pathway, please speak with your chair to determine whether a pathway change is appropriate.

Pathway Change Request Form

Start early and stay organized! These links can help.

AAMC CV Guidelines
Learning Agreement/Project Map
Teaching Activity Log
Educator’s Portfolio

This timeline can help you plan.

P&T Timeline

•Once you and your mentor think you are ready to request promotion and/or tenure, you need to meet with your department chair. Take an updated copy of your CV to the meeting.

•Determine how your departmental P&T Committee operates. See the Departmental Companion Guide.

•You will need at least 3 letters of recommendation to support your request. See the P&T Document for specific requirements about “Professional Recognition” on your academic pathway.

•Find a mentor to review your packet.

•Review the P&T Committee Companion Guide to understand how the College P&T Committee works.

Requests for Promotion and Tenure for 2016 must be submitted by Monday, September 26, 2016 at 4:30pm.  This is a firm deadline for your electronic packet submission. https://PromotionTenure.uams.edu.

Please contact Brenda Burks in the Office of Faculty Affairs if you have any questions regarding the P&T process at 501-526-4685.  You can also stop by the office in the Central Building Room 4D40 to review successful P&T packets anytime Monday through Friday from 8a-4:30p.