Personnel Policies & Tenure Modifications

reviews University personnel policies and practices, including inclusion, equity & diversity, which affect the faculty; considers any proposals affecting tenure; examines problems experienced under tenure rules and considers alternative solutions

Co-Chairs: Phyllis Frankl & Nancy Van Devanter
Members: Martin Daughtry, Julie Livingston, Jennifer Manuel, Susan Waltzman

Committee Report

Agenda Items

Following review and approval, final policies are posted under Academic Policies and Procedures

Support of C-FSC Resolution on Emeritus Status

The Committee and Council passed their support of the C-FSC resolution regarding granting Emeritus Status to Continuing Contract Faculty. The Council approved the amended statement on “Professor Emerita; Professor Emeritus” in the Faculty Handbook.


Resolution (March 22, 2018)
Resolution (May 3, 2018)

Ad Hoc Committee Tenure Clock Stoppage

Review of particular aspects of the University’s policy on Tenure Clock Stoppage for Personal Reasons.

Resolution regarding NYU’s Tenure Clock Stoppage and Workload Relief Policies (February 22, 2018)

Committee Reports