University Faculty Review Committees


(3yr term)

5 FULL Tenured Professors elected for 3-year term; chair appointed by VP/Faculty Senate from Tenured Full Rank faculty.

chair Threda Wrede (ends 2019), Bill Christensen (ends 2019), Bart Stander (ends 2018), Brad Barry (ends 2019), Karen Bauer (ends 2018)


(3yr term expires 7/2017)

To act on promotion, intermediate, and tenure reviews, and provide written recommendations regarding reappointment at the intermediate review, advancement in rank at a promotion review, and award of tenure at the tenure review. Committee is nine tenured, elected faculty members serving three-year terms.

- chair Curt Walker (ends 2019), Sandra Petersen (ends 2018),  Clare Banks (ends 2018), Randy Jasmine (ends 2019), Deanne Murray (ends 2019) Gabriela Chilom (ends 2018), Kristine Olson (ends 2020), Paul Abegg (ends 2020),

School Faculty Review Chairs:

Linda Rogers- Business & Communications
Caleb Ames- Education and Library
Tiffany Peterson- Health Sciences
Sue Bennett- Humanities
Joseph Francom- Science & Technology
Nancy Allred- The Arts

There is a University policy that should be referred to in regards to the review process.

Policy 3.7: Faculty Reviews

Your application will have two parts. You shall prepare your portfolio using DM-ePortfolio. You will also have to initiate the process by submitting a formal letter to the chair of the School Faculty Review Committe, which includes Human Resources form indicating eligibility, terminal rank in discipline, faculty member’s educational attainment, etc. Make sure the letter states the intent, such as tenure, or tenure and promotion.

The addenda for the Faculty Reviews policy include flow charts with dates, checklist for the portfolio and sample schedule.


Checklist for Reviews/Portfolios

Sample Schedule of Faculty Reviews

Terminal Degrees Required at DSU

Flowcharts for Review Process

Intermediate Probationary Review Process

Final Probationary Review Process

Promotion Review Process

Post-Probation Review Process


RTP Rubric