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Faculty Affairs

The Division of Faculty Affairs is responsible for the recruitment, retention, evaluation, promotion, and professional development of all faculty. The Vice Provost of Faculty Affairs, Diane Kelly, and her team is committed to working closely with the Faculty Senate and general counsel to strengthen shared governance across the university.

Teaching & Learning Innovation (TLI) is also within the Division of Faculty Affairs, and provides resources, workshops and support opportunities in order to assist faculty in their teaching and learning efforts. Please visit teaching.utk.edu to learn more about TLI and how their team of faculty developers can assist you in your teaching and learning efforts.


Faculty Policies & Guidelines

Annual Performance & Planning Review (APPR), Tenure & Promotion

Faculty Recruitment & Hiring

Professional Development

Faculty Resources