About Nontenure-Eligible Faculty

Nontenure-eligible faculty have lecturer, instructor or professor in their title. Length and types of appointments of NTE faculty members can vary from one to three years. For rules and procedures regarding successive renewal, nonrenewal, and promotion of nontenure-eligible faculty members, begin with UHAP 3.1.02.

The performance of NTE faculty will be reviewed annually and their performance evaluations must reflect satisfactory levels of performance in teaching, research and service as appropriate to their positions for renewal.

Nontenure-eligible faculty shall follow the same guidelines and instructions to prepare their dossiers for promotion as tenure-track faculty.

Adjunct Titles
Adjunct titles are given only to nontenure-eligible faculty members on an appointment that is less than .75 FTE or less than a full academic or fiscal year that is not expected to be renewed beyond a single fiscal or academic year. For information about adjunct positions, see the following: