Academic Personnel

Affiliate in Medical/Dental Practice


Appointment Details


  • Title: Affiliate in Medical/Dental Practice
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: Typically reserved for practitioners who accept and supervise students in off-campus clinical settings. Appointment criteria is similar to that of the Clinical Instructor title.
  • Length of Appointment: Annual
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting rights: N/A
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable Title: No
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: No

New Appointment Details


  • Educational Requirements: Determined at School/College level
  • Documentation required:
    • Chair/Director’s letter, including faculty vote
    • Letters of recommendation (three preferred, one minimum)
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Background Check documents, if applicable

Promotion Details


  • Not a promotable title.

Reappointment Details


  • There are no limitations to the number of reappointments that can be made.
  • Reviewed at local level; AHR does not receive any reappointment documentation.

Termination Details


  • Emeritus Eligibility: No