Academic Personnel

Clinical Professor – salaried


Appointment Details


  • Title: Clinical Professor – salaried
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: Should receive 50% or more funding for 6 months or more to be considered for Clinical salaried appointment. Primary employment is at the University of Washington.
  • Length of Appointment: Annual appointment, with indefinite reappointments
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Salary Requirements: Must meet University minimum
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable Title: No
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: No
  • 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.

New Appointment Details


  • Documentation Required:
    • Offer letter (separate PDF)
    • Chair/director’s letter to dean/chancellor recommending appointment including:
      • Faculty vote
      • Rank and title
      • Start date
      • Monthly rate of pay*
      • Appointment (FTE) percent
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Curriculum vitae

*Could appear in offer letter
Note: OAP is no longer collecting background checks.


Promotion Details


  • Not a promotable title

Reappointment Details


  • Clinical appointments are annual and must be considered for reappointment each year by the faculty of the unit. There are no limitations to the number of reappointments that can be made.
  • Documentation required is a single PDF including correspondence from the chair/director to the faculty member indicating the reappointment decision including faculty member’s name, title, and term of the appointment as well as the faculty member’s acceptance of the reappointment.

Termination Details