Faculty Development

Tenure and Promotion

The criteria for promotion or for granting of tenure or permanent status shall be related to the performance of the work, which the faculty member has been assigned to do, and the faculty member's duties and responsibilities as a member of the university community. These criteria recognize three broad categories of academic service:

Every year, the University of Florida prepares guidelines for the tenure and promotion process.

The college has a third-year review process with the purpose of providing structured and constructive information to assist candidates to meet college and university requirements for tenure and promotion. Each department or unit will construct a third year review process that best fits their procedures and practices and adopt them as part of their policies.

CLAS Associate Dean Peter Waylen coordinates the college’s tenure and promotion process. Dr. Waylen's contact information is below:

2014 Turlington Hall
Phone: (352) 392-0780
Fax: (352) 392-3584
Email: prwaylen@ufl.edu

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