Bylaws
ARTICLE VIII ORGANIZATION AND DUTIES OF THE FACULTY > SECTION 8.8. APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS IN THE GRADUATE SCHOOL. :
SECTION 8.8. APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS IN THE GRADUATE SCHOOL.
a. For faculty positions at the graduate school in a doctoral program, the appointment, reappointment, promotion, and tenure shall be processed in accordance with procedures in the graduate school's governance plan.
b. The president, pursuant to his/her responsibility for conserving and enhancing the educational standards of the graduate school, may recommend an appointment to any professorial rank and upon such appointment may designate such person as executive officer for the program. Before recommending such original appointment or designation, the president shall confer with members of the program.