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.