Office of Academic and Faculty Affairs
Faculty Assembly 2015-2016
Chair – Joe Sistino
Chair Elect – Jack Thomas
Past Chair – Jack Thomas
Secretary – Gretchen Seif
Nominations and Elections Committee
Walter Jones - Chair
Nancy Carson (advisor)
Sara Kraft - Chair
Faculty Awards Committee
Teacher of the Year Award: Dr. Cindy Dodds
Excellence in Service/Clinical Service Award: Dr. Sara Kraft
Developing Scholar of the Year Award: Dr. Mark Bowden
Scholar of the Year Award: Dr. Steve Kautz
- October 22, 2015
- July 23, 2015
- May 21, 2015
- February 19, 2015
- October 2, 2014
- July 31, 2014
- May 29, 2014
- March 6, 2014
- September 12, 2013
- May 30, 2013
- July 25, 2013
Promotion and Tenure
Faculty Track Designation Form (Please email the Dean's Office to receive a copy of the official form stored in your faculty file.)
Promotion Guidelines 2012
Promotion Implementation Guidelines 2013
Tenure Policy 2013
Tenure Implementation Guidelines 2013
Abbreviated CV Template
Promotion Portfolio Checklist
Faculty Awards 2015 - Nominations Due September 9, 2015
Nominations are now being accepted for faculty awards. Nominations are due by Wednesday, September 9, 2015.
Please follow the four steps below to make your nomination:
- Step 1: Review a listing of past winners who are not eligible to be nominated.
- Step 2: Review complete award criteria below. All awards require a letter of support.
Teacher of the Year award: Complete Nomination and Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of this award is to recognize the teaching excellence of a CHP faculty member holding the academic rank of Instructor or higher.
Excellence in Service/Clinical Service award: Complete Nomination and Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of this award is to recognize and honor faculty members who, during a substantial portion of their careers, have provided exceptional and sustained service and contributions in teaching, research, health care, public service and/or clinical service to the college, university, and the citizens of South Carolina and the nation.
Developing Scholar of the Year award: Complete Nomination and Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of this award is to recognize junior members of the MUSC CHP faculty who are promising research scholars as demonstrated by their research contributions.
Scholar of the Year award: Complete Nomination and Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of this award is to recognize senior members of the MUSC CHP faculty who have an established research agenda as demonstrated by their research contributions.
- Step 3: Write a letter of support for your nominee. Attach this document via the SharePoint form as indicated below.
- Step 4: Submit online via SharePoint:
Faculty and staff will be required to log in. Students do not have access and should contact an Award Committee member to submit.
- Click the "book" icon to the right of "Faculty nominee." Type the nominee's last name in "Find". Click the name and "OK".
- Select an award.
- Type your name.
- Click "Attach File" from the menu at the top. Browse for your file. Click "OK". If you would like to attach more than one file, repeat this step.
- Click "Save" (don't check "Inactive") and log out.
Please note: The "Request a Curriculum Change Form","MUSC Course Request Form," and "MUSC Bulletin Update Form" are editable PDF files, which means that you can type directly into these forms. Please save the forms to your computer first by choosing "File">"Save as" or "Open with a different viewer" before beginning to type into the fields. Then, save the forms after you have made changes.
Forms and worksheets
Editable PDF versions
How to open and save the files below using Mozilla Firefox
Click any one of the links below. The form will appear in a new tab in your browser window. Then, click the "Open in a different viewer" button located in the upper right corner of the page that appears.
In the window that appears, choose "Open with...Adobe Acrobat". The form will open in Adobe Acrobat, and you will be able to save the file by choosing "Save as" from the File menu.
How to open and save the files below using Internet Explorer
Click any one of the links below. The form will appear in a new tab in your browser window. Then, click the "Save" icon located in the upper left corner.
In the window that then appears, indicate where you want to save the file.
Nominations and Elections
Faculty Senate Website