Academic duties and criteria for tenure

As defined in Section 1.2.2 of the Regulations, academic duties of Librarian staff include:

  • position responsibilities, which require the exercise of professional expertise or practice;
  • professional and scholarly activities, which may include research; and
  • other contributions to the University and scholarly communities.

In order to be granted tenure, candidates must demonstrate (Section 3.10 of the Regulations):

  • Superior performance in their position responsibilities, which is the most important of the academic duties;
  • Superior performance in one of the remaining two categories;
  • Reasonable performance in the other category.
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