Academic Personnel

Clinical Associate Professor

Appointment Details

  • Title: Clinical Associate Professor
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: Clinical non-salaried appointments are courtesy appointments normally given to an individual who holds a primary appointment with an outside agency or non-academic unit at the University. If the primary appointment is with another University, Clinical Associate Professors must be an Associate Professor at that institution.
  • Length of Appointment: Annual appointment, with indefinite reappointments
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Salary Requirements: If paid, must meet the University minimum¬†for an Associate Professor. Effort (FTE) should remain below benefits eligibility threshold.
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable Title: Yes
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: No

New Appointment Details

  • Educational Requirements: Determined at School/College level
  • A faculty vote is required for short term appointments. The unit faculty, by a majority vote, may delegate authority to the Chair/Director to make short term appointments without a full faculty vote.
  • 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

  • Promotion for a clinical appointment is not required in any specific year. When a unit wishes to recommend promotion, the instructions and deadline dates for promotion to Professor should be followed. Each School/College may have additional internal procedures and guidelines for promotion to Clinical Professor.

Reappointment Details

  • Reviewed annually

Termination Details