Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Faculty Affairs Office

About Faculty Appointments

As a faculty member at the Feinberg School of Medicine, it is important for you to know and understand the type of faculty appointment you have, as this determines the criteria you must meet to be eligible for reappointment and/or promotion.  Your appointment type was communicated to you in your faculty appointment letter.  You may also contact your department administrator to verify the type of faculty appointment you have. 

Faculty Career Tracks

Faculty appointed to the following career tracks are eligible for promotion:

Other Types of Faculty Appointment