Academic Personnel

Clinical Instructor


Appointment Details


  • Title: Clinical Instructor
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: Clinical appointments are normally given to an individual who holds a primary appointment with an outside agency or non-academic unit at the University.
  • Length of Appointment: Annual appointment
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Salary Requirements: May receive salary. Must meet University minimum
  • Full-time/Part-time: N/A
  • 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*

** Background check documents should be sent directly to jacksj22@uw.edu. Do not include background check information in the hire packet.


Promotion Details



Reappointment Details


  • Reviewed annually

Termination Details


  • Emeritus Eligibility: Not eligible for emeritus status