Promotion and Tenure


Frequently Asked Questions About Promotion and Tenure



Immediate Tenure Review Committee

University Promotion and Tenure Review Committee


Guidelines, Policies, and Procedures

Administrative Guidelines for Policy HR23: Promotion and Tenure Procedures and Regulations

Revisions to the Administrative Guidelines

Policy HR23: Promotion and Tenure Procedures and Regulations (Revised: July 1, 2016)

Early Tenure Review Guidelines

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Activity Insight

Activity Insight is an online software tool by Digital Measures designed to help faculty members collect, organize, and display their data for the purposes of annual reviews, promotion and tenure, and more.

Activity Insight at Penn State

Executive Summary: Faculty Activity Insight Systems (FAIS)


Workshops, Presentations, and Resources

Statement of Practices for the Evaluation of Teaching Effectiveness for Promotion and Tenure

Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence (SITE)
(SITE offers instructional consultants to assist with issues related to teaching and learning.)

Student Rating of Teaching Effectiveness (SRTE)


Promotion and Tenure Workshop
September 22, 2016


Staff Promotion and Tenure Workshop
October 4, 2016



Associate Professors: Time in Rank (September 2007)

Faculty Tenure-Flow Rates