The Office of Academic Appointments administers the University’s policies governing academic appointments on behalf of the Provost and the President. Some of its specific functions include:

  • Review applications for promotion, tenure, and sabbaticals
  • Advise the Provost and the Deans on matters pertaining to tenure rules
  • Assist with interpretation of policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook
  • Collaborate with Faculty Senators Council and senior university administration on periodic updates to the Faculty Handbook