All appointments of faculty members new to the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment require the New Faculty Demographic Form

Once a final candidate has been selected for a position and a signed offer letter has been returned, the candidate must receive an Academic Appointment. Appointment procedures vary based on the title series and position. Departments are strongly encouraged to process academic appointments before the beginning of the initial semester or start date of the appointment. Select the title series/position to which you are appointing a new faculty member to learn more:           

Title Series
Part-Time Instructors

Other Positions   
Changing Title Series
Directors of Undergraduate Studies
Endowed Positions
Faculty Emeriti
Graduate Faculty Appointment (Graduate faculty appointments should be routed through the  CAFE Research Office)
Joint Appointments 
Phased Retirements
Postdoctoral Scholars
Post Retirement 
Visiting Scholars and Visiting Faculty


Expediting Senior Appointments 

In cases where departments seek to hire outstanding senior-level faculty members, it may be appropriate to expedite the process of appointing the candidate to the rank of Associate Professor or Professor (with or without tenure). The Provost’s Office has issued guidelines for these cases, which are available here.