Tenure Review and Promotion to Associate Professor

Tenure review processes are guided largely by departmental bylaws and criteria; however, there are overarching campus policies and procedures to which all units must adhere. 

Information, provided by the Office of Faculty Affairs, pertaining to the Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure of tenure | tenure-track faculty, can be found on the Office of Faculty Affairs website

For further guidance, please reach out to the Dean's Office Faculty Development Coordinator at CAS-Faculty@colorado.edu.

It is the Boulder campus’ practice to increase the salary by $6,963 after the award of tenure, contingent upon available funds. The mandatory promotion and tenure review usually occurs in the seventh year of appointment.

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Reviewed 26 January 2024