Tenure-Track Faculty Appointments

The processing of faculty appointments is now managed by Employment Services in College Park, Suite 700.  

Required Hiring Documentation

Tenure Track Checklist

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  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Dean’s Recommendation
  • Chair’s Recommendation
  • Search Committee Recommendation
  • Diversity and Equity Process Summary
  • Curriculum Vitae
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  • Transcripts
  • Degree and Background Check PDF File Opens in new window : Release and Authorization Form
  • Position Posting

Tenure Track Conversion
(after completion of Doctorate)

  • Official Transcripts-Usually mailed directly to FAR from faculty's degree granting university. 

Tenure Track with Service Credit Checklist

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Determining the Service Credit Period:

  • 1 Year: Fall of AY prior to hire date plus courses currently being taught
  • 2 Year: Fall 2011 (or equivalent quarters) pluscourses currently being taught and full previous AY (i.e. for a Fall 2013 hires, docs would cover 2011-12, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013)

Please note that:

Scholarly or creative accomplishments must include:

  • Copies of publication, date published (or end product a appropriate) and peer reviews
  • List of work in progress
  • Teaching/student evaluation data for period of service credit and a list of courses currently being taught.