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Office of Academic Affairs

Tenure and Promotion

Reappointment, Tenure and Promotion


Academic Affairs oversees the University’s annual reappointment, tenure, and promotion review process for tenure-track faculty and extended-term-track academic professionals.  Whether you are a prospective faculty member, a new faculty member, or a seasoned faculty member who wants to brush up, this page provides access to the faculty regulations that govern the process, and to information and perspectives from Academic Affairs. 

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2019 - 20 Tenure and Promotion Memo to Deans and Directors

Academic Affairs Guidance Documents

Academic Affairs shares its philosophy and perspectives on making tenure decisions, the role of collegiality, and promotion to full professor in its Pythian Paper Series and other important publications that address: Faculty members' presence on campus, Faculty leaves of absence, making tenure decisions, free expression in the academy, academic freedom, collegiality and service, best practices for hiring, best practices for promotion to full professor, tenure clock stop, and professional support for off campus academic personnel.

Ballots for Reappointment, Tenure and Promotion (Files offline for updating)

Frequently Asked Questions about Reappointment, Tenure and Promotion (Files offline for updating)

Materials for Packets (Files offline for updating)

University Regulations Governing Reappointment, Tenure and Promotion Process

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Office of Academic Affairs

1000 E. University Ave

Dept. 3302

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307 766-4286

Fax: 307 766-2606

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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