Faculty Recruitment / Workload

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Faculty Recruitment Process Documents

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Faculty Recruitment Process Overview (new Feb 2022)   Search Committee Members' Review of Applicants
Faculty Line Request Template (new June 2021) Entering Strengths and Limitations  
Faculty Posting Request (new Sept 2021) Reviewing and Submitting Pool to Dean  
Full-Time Faculty Recruitment Guide (revised Feb 2022) How to Complete an Offer Card  
Reference Guide for Search Committee Members (revised Jan 2022) Salary Recommendation Form  
Faculty Qualifications and Credentials Manual (new Aug 2023)    

Hiring Forms and Documents

Academic Preparation Certification Form (revised Sept 2020)
Academic Preparation Certification Form for GTAs (new Aug 2023)
Adjunct Faculty Hiring Checklist (revised Dec 2022)
Adjunct Parking Permit Request (new July 2022)
Adjunct Pay Criteria
Authorization for Payment of Extra Compensation (revised June 2020)
Background Check for Adjunct /HWO FTT (revised Jan 2023)
Faculty Applicant Selection Criteria Form (revised Oct 2021)
Faculty Compensation for Teaching Courses as an Overload
Full-Time Faculty Hiring Checklist Without a Search (revised Aug 2023)
Full-Time Faculty Hiring Checklist (revised June 2022)
Individual Report on Outside Professional Employment or Continuing Business Activity
Non-Benefitted Employee Hiring Guidelines and Acknowledgement
Request for Waiver of Search Procedures (revised Nov 2021)
Request to Fail a Faculty Search (new Sept 2023)
Salary Recommendation for Faculty Candidate Form (revised Aug 2023)
Start-Up Request Form (revised Sept 2021)


Workload Guidelines (revised July 2023)
Quick View - Faculty Workload
Faculty Workload Form (Part B) (revised Nov 2022)
Request for Non-Instructional (Reassignment from Teaching) Workload Units (revised July 2022)
Instructions for completing Request for Non-Instructional Workload Units (new Oct 2022)
Summer Guidelines and Summer Sessions Dates
Faculty Workload Calendar of Deadlines, Fall 2023
The Faculty Load Process (revised July 2022)
Faculty Workload Flowchart (new July 2022)

Tenure/Promotion Forms - go to Faculty Success