Event Overview

This annual workshop is designed specifically for Fixed-Term (focused-teaching faculty), Health Programs Faculty, and NSCL/FRIB Faculty at Michigan State University.

Workshop objectives are to:

  • Clarify expectations and set development goals for various academic appointment types at MSU
  • Review strategies for compiling promotion packets including reflective essays
  • Provide breakout sessions focused on policies and procedures around promotion
  • Provide a venue for questions and answers

Helpful Resources

Policies and Procedures

  1. Promotion of Fixed-Term Faculty (external link to MSU Human Resources website)
  2. Annual Performance Review for Fixed Term Faculty (external link to MSU Human Resources website)


  1. Documenting Your Accomplishments Video (external link)
  2. Leveraging Your Annual Evaluation (external link)
  3. Examples of Form D for Fixed-Term Faculty
  4. Examples of Reflective Essays for Fixed-Term Faculty
  5. Funding sources from Undergraduate Research
  6. Promotion of Fixed Term Faculty
  7. Promotion of HP Faculty
  8. Promotion of FRIB/NSCL Faculty
  9. FORM B: Recommendation FOR DESIGNATION B Appointment in the Union of non-Tenure Track Faculty

Register to attend this event

Materials from past workshops including video recordings of the session may be found on the Past Events Archive page.