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Demystifying the PTRC & the Tenure Process: A Discussion with Former PTRC Members

Monday, February 11, 2019,

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  • Location: Sarratt Student Center, Room 216/220
  • Room: 216/220

Description: The University Promotion and Tenure Review Committee (“PTRC”) reviews school/college deans’ recommendations in favor of tenure or promotion for all candidates in A&S, Divinity, Engineering, Law, Nursing, Owen, and Peabody. The PTRC is charged with deciding whether the proper procedures have been followed and whether the candidate has satisfied the University’s tenure or promotion standards. Former PTRC members will offer insights and answers questions about the process based on their experiences. This panel will discuss tenure. This session is open only to pre-tenure faculty.


  • Tracey Sharpley-Whiting (Moderator), Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Distinguished Chair in the Humanities
  • Clare McCabe, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Holly McCammon, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Sociology
  • Steve Posavac, E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Marketing

Registration Required: https://forms.vanderbilt.edu/view.php?id=1013467