Tenure and Promotion Committee

Elected, Standing Bylaw Committee of the School of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

MEMBERSHIP: 2021-2022

Term: Three (3) years

Name and Link to
Directory Listing

Rank, Department


Allen, Jennifer

Professor, Community Health


Gute, David

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


Fantini, Sergio

Professor, Biomedical Engineering


Hirata, Hosea

Professor, International Literary and Cultural Studies


McWayne, Christine *

Professor, Child Study and Human Development


Probst, Peter

Professor, History of Art and Architecture


Shultz, Mary Jane ^

Professor, Chemistry


Tobin, Roger

Professor, Physics and Astronomy


* Chair
^ Vice Chair

Visit the Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Bylaws for more information about this committee.

The Tenure and Promotion Committee (T&P) provides a faculty assessment of candidates who come up for tenure and promotion, as well as candidates tenured at other institutions who are applying for a tenured position at Tufts. The T&P Committee also reviews and updates Statement 11 the procedures for the tenure and promotion process.

This committee consists of eight tenured members of this faculty elected by the entire voting faculty. At all times, the committee membership shall include at least two members of the Faculty of the School of Engineering and four members from the Faculty of the School of Arts and Sciences.

View this committee’s most recent annual report.

View this committee's workload obligations.

Visit the the Tenure & Promotion page for information related to tenure and promotion in the School of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.

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