In order to facilitate the preparation of packages and dossiers for the promotion and tenure review cycle, the Office of the Dean of Faculties is organizing the workshops below.

Demystifying Promotion & Tenure:

This workshop will provide an overview of the tenure and promotion process at Texas A&M University. The topic discussed will be useful to those in tenure track positions at all stages of their career, including those in the process of putting together their dossier for the upcoming P&T cycle.

Audience: Tenure-Track (pre-tenured) Faculty
March 23, 2021

2 - 4 p.m.

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Is this the Right Time or Not? What to consider as you
decide when to pursue promotion to Full Professor:

Faculty at the rank of associate professor often receive mixed signals about when and how they should prepare their dossier to be promoted to full professor. When is it time to think about promotion? Which criteria are used during the assessment of this promotion phase? What role can mentoring play in this process? These are a few of several critical questions that will be discussed at this session.

Audience: Tenured Associate Professors

March 24, 2021
2 - 4 p.m.
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Understanding the promotion process as an
Academic Professional Track (APT) Faculty Member:

This workshop will provide an overview of the promotion process at Texas A&M University for Academic Professional Track Faculty. The topics discussed will be useful to those thinking about promotion or in the process of putting together their dossier.

Audience: Academic Professional Track Faculty
March 30, 2021
2 - 4 p.m.

2020-2021 Promotion & Tenure Follow-Up Meeting:

This meeting is for Deans, Department Heads, and P&T Committee Chairs to discuss this year’s preliminary numbers, what went well in the process, what can be improved, and any changes that are planned for the coming year. Staff are not to attend.

March 31, 2021
2 - 4 p.m.

P&T Resources for Staff:

Training/Help sessions for administrative staff responsible for facilitating the dossier assembly for promotion and tenure processes are available through our office.  There are two Zoom help sessions held twice a month (2:00-3:00 PM) on the first and third Tuesdays to answer questions and provide one on one help.