Revision of the Academic Personnel Policy (APP): Public Draft Available!

We are pleased to announce the results of the vote by the faculty-at-large to revise the UMMS Academic Personnel Policy (APP). The final vote was 357:47 in favor of implementing the revised document. Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote.

The next steps of the process include:
 - Final review by Provost and Chancellor: October 2-27, 2017
 - Submit to President’s Office: October 27, 2017
 - Vote by University’s Board of Trustees: December 8, 2017

The next Preparing for Promotions workshop is scheduled for Monday, October 30th and will be tailored to those seeking promotion under the criteria of the revised document.

Please send any questions to faculty.affairs@umassmed.edu.