Committees

University Tenure and Promotion Committee (UTPC)

The University Tenure and Promotion Committee (UTPC) receives recommendations for applications for tenure and promotion from Tenure and Promotion Committees of academic units and from Deans. The UTPC makes recommendations to the President for tenure and decisions on promotion to Professor are made in accordance with processes outlined in the Tenure and Promotion Handbook and in the Collective Agreement.

Google Calendar of Tenure and Promotion Timelines

Tenure and Promotion Handbook

Tenure Forms and Timelines

Promotion Forms and Timelines

Membership, 2021/22

Member Position Term
Elizabeth Evans (Chair) Interim Provost and Vice-President Academic Chair
Faculty of Arts
Keith Brownsey Member July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023
Evelyn Field Alternate July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023
Faculty of Science and Technology
Tatiana Rogasevskaia Member July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
Jeff Pollock Alternate July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023
Faculty of Health, Community and Education
Shannon Kell Member July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
Giuliana Harvey Alternate July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
Faculty of Business and Communication Studies
Paul Varella Connors Member July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022
Allison McKenzie Alternate July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022
Teaching and Learning (ADC and General Education)
Allison Dube Member July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
Roberta Lexier Alternate July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
University Library
Katharine Barrette Member July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023
Geoff Owens Alternate July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
MRFA Representative
Malinda Desjarlais Member July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024
Melanie Rathburn Alternate July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022

Meeting Schedule, 2021/22

Time Date Location
1:00 - 4:00 pm Promotion
December 15, 2021
via Google Meet
1:00 - 4:00 pm Granting Credit to Probation
February 18, 2022
via Google Meet
1:00 - 4:00 pm Tenure
May 24, 2022
via Google Meet
1:30 - 2:30 pm Final Approval (if required)
TBD
TBD

For further information, contact:

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic
403.440.6858
provost@mtroyal.ca

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