This website offers an overview meant to provide general information about the non-tenure track promotion processes and timing. This site does not supersede the Rutgers University Academic Labor Relations policies and procedures (linked below). General Instructions can be accessed here.

If you have additional questions, or need clarification, please feel free to contact the Dean’s Office by phone at (856) 225-6097 or by email at

Overview: Tasks by Month
Faculty of Arts and Sciences Criteria for Promotion
Chair Procedure Checklist
Candidate Procedure Checklist
Dean's Office Procedure Checklist
Important Links and Contact Information