Faculty appointments are made to one of three tracks (regular, research, clinical), to the acting faculty, or as a teaching associate. 

Type of appointment and rank are determined by duties and qualifications.

The recruitment process varies depending on the type of appointment. Faculty may hold appointments in more than one department (joint or adjunct), with one department serving as the primary and others as secondary.

Conflicts of interest: Family and household members

Faculty personnel actions

Faculty members are not allowed to be present for discussion nor are they allowed to vote on any of the following personnel actions for family or household members:

  • Appointment
  • Promotion
  • Reappointment
  • Merit Review