Note these deadlines for submitting faculty promotions

Please note the following deadlines regarding faculty personnel issues:

Promotions from assistant to associate professor.  Divisional committees will be reviewing files throughout the academic year but must be received with sufficient time to carry out a review.  The last date that the Divisional Committees will accept files for review are as follows:  Arts and Humanities—April 14, 2011; Biological Sciences—April 15, 2011; Physical Sciences—April 14, 2011; and Social Studies—April 14, 2011.  Please submit four copies of the promotion packet to the Dean’s Office (140 Ag. Hall) no later than one week before it is due to the Divisional Committee. The packet will be discussed on a Monday morning at our weekly administrative meeting, so please make every effort to deliver the packet in time for this meeting.

Promotion from associate to full professor.  Promotions to full professor must be submitted to the Dean’s Office by March 25, 2011.  Please submit four copies of the promotion packet.

Emeritus requests.  Emeritus requests may be submitted at any time.  Please submit a request for emeritus status before the actual retirement date.  The Chancellor’s Office also requests a one- to two-page summary statement of the retiring professor’s career for use in press releases, etc.

Ray Guries
Interim Vice Dean