Research Faculty Affairs

The health of the research enterprise at the University of Michigan is a reflection of the excellence of its faculty. In an effort to equip U-M faculty with the necessary tools to advance their research and scholarship, the U-M Office of the Vice President for Research has identified the following resources surrounding research faculty policies and procedures:

Appointments and Promotions

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January – June 2022

    • Units follow internal process for identifying faculty eligible for promotion on the research scientist track.

August 1, 2022

    • UMOR memo to units with promotion process, dates and instructions.

October 14, 2022

    • Units upload summary list and information on faculty eligible for promotion to Dropbox.

February 8, 2023

    • Deadline for uploading complete casebooks to Dropbox.

June 1, 2023

    • Outcome of casebook review shared with Units.

References and Resources