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Tenure and Promotion

The Faculty Center will support faculty as they apply for tenure and/or promotion. This review is managed by Ally Kimmel on Interfolio.

Currently two schools', College of Health Professions and Lubin School of Business, clinical promotion reviews are also managed by Ally on Interfolio.

Currently one school's, College of Health Professions, mid-tenure reviews are also managed by Ally on Interfolio.


Tenure and/or Promotion training/information sessions


The Tenure and Promotion committees review dossiers on Interfolio. Paper dossiers are no longer allowed. Guidelines for dossier preparation can be found on the Provost’s webpage. If you are planning to go up for Tenure and/or Promotion, send your Letter of Intent (DOCX) to interfolio@pace.edu. If you need assistance formatting your dossier, please contact Ally Kimmel at akimmel@pace.edu or (212) 346-1471.

Refer to the Timetable of Procedures for Tenure and Promotion page.

Interfolio is a platform Pace University uses for Tenure and/or Promotion (TAP).

Formatting guidelines for Dossier for TAP:

  • Heading on each page: Last name, First initial top right corner
  • Font: Times New Roman
  • Font size: 11 PT
  • Spacing: 1.5 lines
  • Page margins: 1 inch all around

Markers of Excellence

Tenure and promotion are significant transitions in a faculty member’s career. It is critical that the accomplishments of a candidate be properly described in the tenure and promotion dossier. A well-prepared dossier is very helpful to dossier evaluators in order to make informed tenure and promotion decisions. These guidelines are intended to help faculty, chairs, and deans get a clear idea of their roles and responsibilities for the preparation of tenure and/or promotion dossiers. They describe the evaluation process and clarify general university-level expectations. These expectations are interpreted in each school and department using the markers of excellence. (These Markers of Excellence can be obtained by contacting Department Chair or School Dean.)


Information Session

The Faculty Center is facilitating Tenure and Promotion Information Session for faculty applying for tenure and/or promotion in the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 academic years.

New York City Campus

[The below sessions have already occurred. 2021 session TBA]

Date: February 21st 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: NYC Schimmel Center Lobby

Register for Tenure & Promotion Information Session


Webinar: Tenure and Promotion Information Session

To accommodate those who cannot attend the TAP Information Session on Friday, February 21, a webinar will be held on Wednesday, February 26th from 12:10-1:10pm. This webinar will present questions asked at the February 21 session and the answers that were provided by the Deans and representatives of TAP committees, Department Chairs, and recently Tenured/Promoted Faculty. It will also review the TAP 2020-2021 timeline and guidelines. Note: Panelists participating in the February 21 session (e.g., Deans, TAP committee members) will not attend this webinar.

Here is the recording of the Tenure and Promotion Information Session Webinar and a copy of the presentation (PDF) from the webinar.