University of Arizona College of
Humanities Promotion and Tenure Procedures
The specific qualifications required for tenure and/or promotion are discussed in
full in the departmental promotion and tenure documents and in the College of
Humanities (COH) Promotion and Tenure "Criteria" document. What follows here
pertains only to the "Procedures" to be followed in conducting tenure and/or pro-
Immediately upon assuming their duties, all newly-hired tenured or tenure-eligible
faculty members, regardless of rank, will receive from their respective department
heads copies of three sets of promotion and tenure materials:
The promotion and tenure guidelines adopted by their respective depart-
The COH Promotion and Tenure "Criteria Document," together with the
COH Promotion and Tenure "Procedures Document," and the COH Promotion
and Tenure "Timetable."
3. All relevant University promotion and tenure documents.
Department heads will also provide copies of these promotion and tenure docu-
ments, where appropriate, to all candidates for hire into tenured or tenurable posi-
College of Humanities Promotion and Tenure Procedures
1. Appointment of Committees.
The procedures to be followed in the College of Humanities (COH) for the con-
stitution of promotion and tenure committees must conform to those regulations
which, by regental authority, are binding upon the University as a whole. We there-
fore note the following governing paragraphs from the University Handbook for
Appointed Personnel (UHAPj, First Edition, 1988 (3-11.01):