Academic Personnel

Clinical Professor – Dental Pathway


Appointment Details


  • Title: Clinical Professor-Dental Pathway
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: For use by School of Dentistry only.
  • Length of Appointment: 3-5 year appointment, with indefinite reappointments, renewal decided in Autumn quarter of last year of appointment.
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Salary Requirements: Must meet University minimum
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable: No
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: Yes

New Appointment Details


  • Educational Requirements: Determined at local level
  • Documentation Required:
    • Chair/Director’s letter to Dean/Chancellor recommending appointment should include:
      • Faculty vote
      • Title
      • Start date
      • Service period
      • Salary
    • Offer letter
    • Three¬†letters of recommendation
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Academic Human Resources Ad Approval Notice
    • Copy of job advertisement
    • Applicant Flow Confirmation Page*
    • Visa documents, if applicable
    • Background Check documents, if applicable**

* The applicant flow report should not be included in hire documentation. Only include the confirmation page.

** Background check documents should be sent directly to pgathens@uw.edu. Do not include background check information in the hire packet.


Promotion Details


  • Not a promotable title

Reappointment Details


  • Appointments are reviewed based on length of multi-year contract.

Termination Details