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The Policy of Appointment, Reappointment, Promotion and Tenure includes criteria, evidence and procedures related to these review processes. 

Policy of Appointment, Reappointment, Promotion and Tenure 2023–24

Review Resources

Information regarding reappointment, tenure, and promotion reviews are provided to candidates and department/program chairs during the spring semester preceding the review. Faculty may reference curriculum vitae guidelines and review information packets in the Review Resources folder.

Departmental and Program Procedures

The Policy of Appointment, Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure requires units to establish the procedures it considers effective in evaluating the teaching of its members. The most recent versions of departmental and program procedures submitted to the Office of the Provost/Dean of the Faculty are available in the Departmental and Program Procedures folder.

Contact Faculty Policies Administrator

Hayley Spizz
Provost/Dean of Faculty
College Hall
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063