School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs

Terms Of Appointment Non-Tenure Stream Faculty

The terms of appointment of full-time faculty members outside the tenure stream may be for one to five years and are renewable.  When a decision is made not to renew an appointment of a faculty member who has completed less than five full years of continuous service, the faculty member shall be notified in writing no later than three and a half months prior to the end of the appointment.  When a decision is made not to renew an appointment of a faculty member who has completed at least five full years of continuous service, the faculty member shall be notified in writing no later than five and a half months prior to the end of the appointment.