Promotion & Tenure Presentation Guides & Documents

Faculty Appointment, Promotion & Tenure Promotion & Tenure Presentation Guides & Documents
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Faculty Appointment, Promotion & Tenure Promotion & Tenure Presentation Guides & Documents

The following guides provide helpful information for NYU School of Medicine faculty on any track who seek appointments, promotion, or tenure.

Materials Required for Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure

In order for a candidate to be considered for appointment, promotion, or tenure, both the candidate and the chair are required to submit certain materials and select referees.

Materials from Candidates

All candidates are required to submit the following materials:

Candidates are also required to select and provide information about referees. Please see below for more information.

Additional materials required, if applicable, include the following:

Materials from Department Chairs

The department chair submits for all candidates the following:

Chairs are also required to select and provide information about referees. Please see below for more information.

Additional materials, if applicable, include annual review letters. 

Selecting Referees

Referees should be leaders in their field and familiar with the candidate’s research, scholarly work, and reputation. Referees who hold university positions should hold a title of the same or higher rank as the proposed title of the candidate. They should not be current collaborators or coinvestigators. Letters from coworkers and former students are discouraged.

Contact Us

For any questions or concerns regarding policies or procedures related to appointments, promotion, or tenure at NYU School of Medicine, please email us at facultyaffairs@nyumc.org or call 212-263-5194.