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Promotion and Tenure

The Office of Faculty Diversity & Development and Office of Women’s Careers collaborates with the UT Southwestern Medical School's Promotion and Tenure Committee to ensure that faculty members understand the academic advancement timeline and criteria for each distinct academic rank and track as it relates to the promotion and tenure process.

Learn more about UT Southwestern's Criteria for Promotion & Tenure!

Symposium: Demystifying the P&T Process

Presented in partnership with the Promotion and Tenure Committee, the 2020-2021 symposium will be held on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, noon-1 p.m., Virtually.

The Demystifying the P&T Process Symposium is designed for junior faculty seeking to learn how to navigate the Promotion and Tenure process, and also for department chairs, center directors, division chiefs, and faculty members who may be serving as mentors.

For your benefit, you may access the Symposium's presentation materials.

Track-Specific Workshops

Academic TrackDate and TimeLocation

Clinical Scholar
Presentation Materials
View Lecture Video

Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020,
Noon–1 p.m.
Virtual

Tenure-Accruing/Tenure
Presentation Materials
View Lecture Video

Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020,
Noon1 p.m. 
Virtual

Clinician-Educator
Presentation Materials
View Lecture Video

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021,
Noon1 p.m. 
TBD

Research Track
Presentation Materials

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021,
Noon1 p.m. 
TBD

Create/Connect Your ORCID Account

Attaching your ORCID identifier to your articles, grants, patents, and other scholarly works will ensure your work gets properly attributed. As an institution, it also helps us easily keep track of our learners’ accomplishments whether near or far. Find out more at the Library’s ORCID Portal.

Past Videos

Missed the symposium or a past workshop? Watch past lectures. (UT Southwestern username and password are required.)