Faculty Reappointment, Tenure,Promotion, and Reduced Appointment

Policy number: 
06.004
Policy description: 

UNT is committed to recognizing and rewarding faculty whose work demonstrates sustained excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service through the tenure and promotion process. This policy provides the framework for the development and implementation of unit-level criteria, procedures, and communication processes that support reappointment, tenure, and promotion.

Policy owner: VP for Academic Affairs
Policy contact: 
Elizabeth Oldmixon
Policy Director, Office of the Provost
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Applies to: 
Faculty
Date Issued: 
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Last updated: 

Date: 
06/03/2020
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
Policy revision moved midterm review from the third to the fourth year of the probationary period. Additional definitions were added to assist with policy clarity.
Date: 
05/09/2017
Action: 
New Policy
Comments: 
The original Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion policy was broken into several smaller policies. 06.004 is one of the break out policies. Effective 05/05/2017.