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University of Maryland Policy and Procedures on Appointment, Promotion and Tenure of Faculty

 

Consolidated USM and UMD Policies and Procedures

II-1.00 (A) UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY AND PROCEDURES ON APPOINTMENT, PROMOTION, AND TENURE OF FACULTY

(Approved by the President, February 16, 1993; approved by the Chancellor, March 26, 1993; text on Distinguished University Professor approved by the Chancellor on April 15, 1994; text on Emeritus Status added 1995; text on mandatory retirement at age 70 removed March, 1996; text on term of service for APT committee members amended February 1998; text on Professor of Practice amended 1998; text on Senior Lecturer added November 2002; text on appeals process amended August 2003; text on Field Faculty added October 2003; text on Librarians added April, 2004; approved by the President and the Chancellor, December 2004, effective August 23, 2005; text on College Park Professor added June 2005, continuing through May 2012; text on Librarian Emerita /Emeritus status added April 2006; text on faculty with split appointments on APT committees added April 2006; text on Faculty Extension Agent and Associate Agent amended December 15, 2006; text on composition of third or campus-level review committee amended November 23, 2010; text on Clinical Faculty titles added March 13, 2012; text on Clinical Faculty titles amended May 9, 2012; technical changes September 17, 2012; text on University of Maryland Professor added November 15, 2012; text on non-tenure track faculty titles amended October 7, 2014; text on emeritus status amended, text on Post-Doctoral Scholar added, revised policy approved by the President and the Chancellor June 8, 2015; text on visiting appointments amended February 20, 2017.)

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