Faculty appointments at the University may be:

  • tenured (that is, without term),

  • tenure-track (eligible for consideration of tenure in accordance with the University‚Äôs promotion and tenure policy and the promotion and tenure policies of the individual schools), or

  • non-tenure-track (for limited term and ineligible for consideration of tenure).

Faculty members holding different types of appointments are governed by different policies and may hold different ranks. For more information about faculty employment at the University, see the Faculty Handbook.