Faculty Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Face Covering Compliance

Syllabus-language Recommendations

The Teaching Re-entry group and an advisory group of faculty members has finalized a set of language recommendations for Fall 2020 syllabi. These are not policy requirements, but recommendations for communicating with students about the complexities of teaching and learning that will make this semester unique.

View Suggested Syllabus language

Student Safety

All University of Arizona students have agreed to abide by the standards for behavior set forth by the Arizona Board of Regents. The Student Code of Conduct is in place to create a safe, healthy, and responsible environment that allows UA students, faculty, and staff to be successful in their daily endeavors and to achieve long term goals.

Faculty Responsibilities to Graduate Assistants/Associates (RAs and TAs)

Every graduate student occupying a Graduate Assistant/Associate Teaching (GAT) or Graduate Research Assistant/Associates (GAR) position must receive a written performance evaluation from his or her faculty supervisor at the end of each term, regardless of the specific duties. More information can be found at the Graduate College website listed below; links to forms for “TA conversations” and “RA conversations” are available on this page.

Graduate College website - End of Term Evaluations

COS Requirements and Best Practices 

The College of Science has created a document for instructors that outlines what all COS courses must have and best practices for Fall 2021.

View College of Science Requirements and Best Practices

Faculty Honors & Awards

Various Internal Awards, Criteria and University Deadlines

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  • Faculty Honors and Awards, University deadlines are in the “Due Date” column.

Please note: Generally, these University awards are due to the Dean’s office 3-4 weeks before the University Deadline to allow us to prepare any necessary documents, voting or ranking.

Promotion and Tenure

Deadline for all career-track dossiers to be submitted to the College of Science for the 2021-2022 cycle is October 4, 2021. 

Deadline for tenure track & continuing status dossiers for promotion, 6 Year Review, and 3rd year review to be submitted is October 18th, 2021.

Please follow the links below for templates and more information on Promotion and Tenure.

Conflict of Commitment (COC), Conflict of Interest (COI), and Export Control

Conflict of Commitment (COC) Disclosures

Conflict of Interest (COI)

Export Control

Sabbaticals and Research Leaves