Administrative Approval Chart for Faculty Actions
|Faculty Ranks||Faculty Search||Initial
for initial appointment)
|Clinical Professorial Faculty (full-time)||Provost||Provost||Dean*||No|
|Clinical Professorial Faculty (part-time)||Dean||Dean||Dean||No|
|Associate/Full Professor of the Practice||Provost||Provost||Dean*||No|
|Director (Academic Centers & Institutes and stand-alone academic programs)||—||Provost||Provost||No|
|Director (all others)||—||Dean||Dean||No|
|Acting Director (Academic Centers & Institutes, and stand-alone academic programs)||—||Provost||Provost||No (some exceptions)|
|Acting Director (all others)||—||Dean||Dean||No|
|Actions||Administrative Approval||Board Approval|
|Promotion to ASCP or PROF||President||No|
|Promotion to CLASCP, CLPROF, RSASCP, RSPROF, or PROFPP||Provost||No|
|Promotion to SRLECT or MSLECT||Dean||No|
|Leaves of Absence***||Dean||No|
|Extension of Service***||Dean||No|
|Change of Status: full-time to part-time***||Dean||No|
|Change of Status: part-time to full-time||Provost||No|
|Change of Status: non-tenure to tenure- track; tenure-track to non-tenure track||Provost||No|
|Additional (secondary or co-terminous) appointments without tenure for full-time faculty***||Dean**||No|
*Non-reappointment of clinical professorial and of the practice faculty requires approval by the Provost.
**Inter-unit appointments and reappointments require Provost approval. Signatures from each Dean must be submitted to the Office of the Provost.
***PDFs of completed paperwork for professorial faculty should be sent to the Provost’s Office for our records.