Appointments, Promotions and Tenure

Welcome to the Faculty Appointments, Promotions and Tenure (APT) website. Faculty, this site gives you information about the appointment, promotion and tenure methodology, and directs you to documents for your application.  Administrators, this site contains instructions on the document preparation and submission for faculty in your department.

The following links provide easy access to information concerning the criteria as well an overview of the faculty methodology.


Track-Specific Summaries

Selecting Documents for Affiliate Faculty

For faculty at Elmhurst Hospital, Queens Hospital Center, and Bronx Veterans Administration, please refer to our checklist and guide in the Summary of Required Documents for requirements on affiliate  faculty paperwork submissions.

For faculty at Atlantic Health System, CareMount Medical, Englewood Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, Jersey City Medical Center, Jewish Home Life Care, and St. Joseph's Hospital, please refer to our affiliate faculty track instructions and forms.

All faculty members are responsible for submitting an updated CV in the required format to their department administrator. Faculty to be nominated to the rank of associate professor or professor must also submit additional information as requested by their department administrator.

Department/division administrators are responsible for assembling completed packets for submission to the Appointments, Promotions and Tenure Office.

The Summary of Required Documents is a downloadable checklist to help you determine documents required for your faculty appointment, promotion, or tenure nomination.

Individual Forms and Instructions

Additional Material Required for Professor/Associate Professor and Tenure Nominations

Those seeking faculty appointments who are based at designated affiliate sites are responsible for preparing the paperwork required when applying for appointment or promotion on the affiliate track at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Learn More about Affiliate Track Instructions and Forms

We offer additional information concerning how to process changes to faculty status and how to determine the appropriate term of appointment. Refer to Additional Information