General Appointment and Tenure 02-02-02


This policy affirms the University's position on faculty appointment and tenure, including the purposes of academic tenure, and the rights of tenured or tenure-stream faculty regarding change of status. The following policies that regard tenure shall not be applied retroactively to those who hold tenure; and insofar as these change prior or existing policies of tenure, they shall have prospective application only.


Category: Faculty and Academic
Section: Faculty Appointment and Tenure
Effective Date: July 5, 1988
Last Reviewed: July 5, 1988
Responsible Unit:
Responsible Executive: Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor
Policy Contact:

Procedure(s) and Supporting Documents

Please refer to the policy and/or the policy contact for any accompanying procedures, supporting documents, and/or forms.