Faculty Affairs

Faculty Assistance


Faculty Assistance - Women studying in libraryThe Office of Faculty Affairs coordinates a variety of activities associated with faculty and academic-related processes on the CU Denver Campus and Anschutz Medical Campus.

Faculty Affairs Services and Activities

Reappointment, Tenure and Promotion

The office of Faculty Affairs´╗┐ assists faculty and academic officers with evaluation procedures consistent with the CU Faculty Handbook and the Regents' laws and policies. The office coordinates the two Vice Chancellor's Advisory Committees for RTP which advise the Provost on matters of faculty promotion, tenure and comprehensive reviews on the Denver and Anschutz Medical Campuses.

Hires with Tenure

Outside hires with tenure processes are coordinated with the schools and colleges and the office of Faculty Affairs.

Post Tenure Review and Professional Plans

Post-tenure review (PTR) is required of all tenured faculty at five-year intervals. The reviews are conducted by primary units and PTR reports are submitted to the office of Faculty Affairs´╗┐.

Sabbatical Applications

The office of Faculty Affairs assists with the completion and approval of sabbatical applications on both campuses.

Academic Agenda for Board of Regents

The office of Faculty Affairs prepares all academic-related items for submission to the Board of Regents.

Faculty Report of Professional Activities (FRPA)

The Faculty Report of Professional Activities (FRPA) describes the yearly accomplishments of faculty, on the Downtown Denver Campus.

Emeritus Requests

The office of Faculty Affairs follows the Regent Policy 5-L on Approved Faculty Titles in requesting a designation of emeritus/emerita status for retired faculty members. All emeritus/emerita requests are approved by the Chancellor.