Faculty Regulations

This page makes the SMD Regulations of the Faculty available both as a large pdf document, and in separate sections as smaller pdf documents.  The content is the same for both.

Entire Documents & FAQs

Promotion-Related Sections

Introductory Materials (Introduction, Overview, Objectives/General Principles, Premises)

Curriculum Vitae Format for Promotion

Academic Appointments

Appendix Ia Requirements for Promotion and for Tenure
Appendix Ib Overview of Criteria for Promotion and Tenure

Appendix Ic Guidelines for Excellence in the Components by Rank

Criteria Components
Instructor N/A
Senior Instructor N/A
Assistant Professor N/A
Associate Professor Research
Scholarship
Institutional Scholarship
Clinical
Contributions to URMC Academic Missions
(required if only Clinical from above)
Teaching
Service, Leadership, & National Recognition
Professor Research
Scholarship
Institutional Scholarship
Clinical
Contributions to URMC Academic Missions
(required if only Clinical from above)
Teaching
Service, Leadership, & National Recognition
Research Appointments

Professional Appointments

Part-Time Appointments (Academic, Other, Voluntary Clinical)

Special Appointments/Joint (Secondary) Appointments
Procedures for Appointments and Promotions

Decisions to Not Reappoint or Promote

Procedures for Appeal of Decisions

Tenure / Term Appointments

Other Information