Faculty Resources

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Faculty Role Statements

The purpose of a Role Statement is to clarify the expectations of each faculty member in context with department goals.

Faculty Evaluations

The NSHE Code establishes written performance evaluations of academic and administrative faculty.  Academic faculty members complete their annual evaluations in Digital Measures, the university's online system for collecting and reporting on research, teaching, and service activities.

Sabbatical Leave

Guidelines and processes for academic faculty applying for sabbatical leave are administered by the Office of the Provost.

Promotion & Tenure

Guidelines and processes for awarding academic tenure are administered by the Office of the Provost.  


The policies and procedures for emeritus status are contained in the University Administrative Manual.


Workshops and events for department chairs and academic faculty are offered throughout the academic year.  A schedule is published by the Office of the Provost in advance of each semester.

Instructional Space Scheduling Policy

Instructional Space Scheduling Policy 2017 to be followed by departments and colleges when scheduling classes.