Recommendations concerning the promotion of each faculty member shall be sent by the department review body to the college RST committee and to the faculty member. The rules and procedures then to be followed by the college RST committee are set forth in the Faculty Bylaws, Part II, Article XIV, Section 3. Recommendations of the college RST committee concerning rank shall be forwarded to the Provost.Section 2 Recommendations Concerning the Promotion of Department Chairs, Deans, and Other Administrative Faculty
All recommendations concerning the promotion of department chairs, deans, and other administrative faculty shall originate with the department wherein each holds rank, and shall be based on academic achievement.Section 3 Appeals
If an adverse decision concerning rank originates with the department review body, the aggrieved faculty member shall, at his or her request, be granted a reconsideration hearing according to the provisions of the Faculty Bylaws, Part III, Article VIII, Section 1. If an adverse recommendation concerning rank originates with the college RST committee, the aggrieved faculty member shall, at his or her request, be granted the right of reconsideration set forth in the Faculty Bylaws, Part III, Article VIII, Section 1.