Faculty Appointments, Promotion and Tenure

College and university procedures to request emeritus faculty distinction.

Find timelines for seeking promotion and tenure, deadlines to request leave and special assignments and meeting dates for the EHE College Council and OSU Board of Trustees.

The policies and procedures for faculty to request leave and special assignments.

As a faculty member, you may be asked to help with new faculty searches or appointments. The Office of Faculty Affairs has compiled helpful materials to help ensure an effective search.

There are four areas faculty should be familiar when seeking promotion or tenure: the department specific guidelines; OSU’s criteria; procedures established by OSU Academic Affairs; and a dossier checklist and review assistance to record accomplishments and details needed for review.