Post Tagged with: "tenure"

GU Tenure Requirements Clear, Consistent Across Schools

For many professors, achieving tenure is the holy grail of an academic career. But it is not an easy position to obtain — or to grant. Unlike associate or adjunct professors, who must normally renew contracts on a yearly basis, tenure-track professors are granted a seven-year probationary contract, after which[Read More…]

by September 28, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Tenure Track: The Path to Permanency

For Georgetown’s tenure candidates, making the jump to permanent status comes with its fair share of hurdles — but administrators say a standout guidance process is the key to an acceptance rate of more than 50 percent. The rigorous tenure application system, an entrenched component of most research universities across[Read More…]

by April 7, 2011 0 comments City News, News