Bylaws of the Orvis School of Nursing

  • University of Nevada, Reno
  • Approved by the school faculty on October 5, 2018
  • Approved by the dean on October 9, 2018
  • Approved by the president on November 10, 2018

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Authorization
    2. Scope of the Bylaws
    3. Adoption of the Orvis School of Nursing Bylaws
    4. Amendment Bylaws
    5. Interpretation of the Bylaws
  2. OSN Dean and Administration
    1. OSN Dean
    2. OSN Associate Dean
  3. OSN Committees
    1. Faculty
    2. (Undergraduate) Curriculum Committee
    3. (Undergraduate) Admissions Progressions and Student Affairs (APSA) Committee
    4. Graduate Program Committee
    5. Faculty Affairs Committee
    6. Scholarship Committee
    7. Promotion and Tenure Committee
    8. Additional Committees
  4. Tenure and Promotion
    1. Tenure and Promotion of Tenure-track and Tenured Faculty
      1. Promotion to Associate Professor (Rank III)
      2. Promotion to Professor (Rank IV)
    2. Promotion of Non-Tenure Faculty
      1. Promotion to Rank 0 (III)
      2. Promotion to Rank 0 (IV)

1. Introduction


2. OSN Dean and Administration


3. OSN Committees


4. Tenure and Promotion

The Dean submits a formal recommendation to University Executive Vice President and Provost, taking into consideration the materials submitted by the applicant, the letters from external reviewers, and the OSN Promotion and Tenure Committee’s recommendation.