Promotions and Appointments

Senior Promotion Process
    Once promotion candidates are identified, they will receive detailed information and timeline, as well as specific instructions from the DOP Faculty Development Office.

School of Medicine Guidelines on Appointments, Promotions and Tenure

2017-2018 Promotion Cycle* Department of Pediatrics Timeline
     *Approved actions effective 09.01.2018

    • January 20, 2017
      • Division Director should identify faculty potentially ready for promotion this cycle
    • February 10, 2017
    • March 15, 2017, 5:00-6:00PM (proposed date)
      • Packet Class led by Kathy Griendling, Associate Dean for Faculty Development – strongly recommended for promotion candidates.
    • May 1, 2017
      • Candidate deadline to submit completed dossiers to DOP Office of Faculty Development for review and recommendations prior to submission to SOM for their review and solicitation of letters of recommendation
    • February 1, 2017
      • Division Director should identify faculty potentially ready for promotion this cycle
    • March 6, 2017
    • April 25, 2017, 5:00-6:00PM (proposed date)
      • Packet Class led by Kathy Griendling, Associate Dean for Faculty Development – strongly recommended for promotion candidates.
    • June 5, 2017
      • Completed dossiers due to DOP Office of Faculty Development for review and solicitation of letters of recommendation
    • February 1, 2017
      • Division Director should identify faculty potentially ready for promotion this cycle
    • March 6, 2017
    • April 25, 2017, 5:00-6:00PM (proposed date)
      • Packet Class led by Kathy Griendling, Associate Dean for Faculty Development – strongly recommended for promotion candidates.
    • May 22, 2017
      • Completed dossiers due to DOP Office of Faculty Development for review and solicitation of letters of recommendation
    • March 1, 2017
      • Division Director should identify faculty potentially ready for promotion this cycle
    • June 5, 2017
    • August 17, 2017, 5:00-6:00PM (proposed date)
      • Clinical Track Packet Class led by Kathy Griendling, Associate Dean for Faculty Development – strongly recommended for promotion candidates.
    • September 18, 2017
      • Completed dossiers due to DOP Office of Faculty Development for review and solicitation of letters of recommendation
School of Medicine Standard Templates
Appointments and Promotions Committee Members:
Dr. Ira Adams-Chapman Neonatology
Dr. Larry Anderson Infectious Disease
Dr. Frank Berkowitz General Pediatrics
Dr. Lou Ann Brown Neonatology
Dr. James Fortenberry Critical Care Medicine
Dr. Robert Geller General Pediatrics
Dr. David Jaquess Marcus Center
Dr. Peter Lane Hematology/Oncology
Dr. David Lloyd General Pediatrics
Dr. Jan Mead Biochemical Pharmacology
Dr. John Parks Endocrinology
Dr. Robert Pettignano General Pediatrics
Dr. Dmitry Shayakhmetov Rheumatology
Dr. Harold "Hal" Simon Emergency Medicine