Appointment, Promotion & Tenure

At MUSC promotion and tenure are different decisions, criteria, and applications. 

Review the guidelines and proactively plan for advancement by working with your Chair and working with your mentors.

COM APT Faculty Guidelines -  Faculty Appointment, Promotion & Tenure Guidelines (PDF)

APT Clarification Document (PDF)

The Office of Faculty Affairs, Development and Wellbeing has created a roadmap document to guide your professional development, promotion readiness and wellbeing by rank! 

Roadmaps for your career development:

Academic Investigator? Please click on the link here for access to the document.

Clinician Investigator?   Please click on the link here for access to the document.

Faculty APT information, packets, and resources are located on the MUSC intranet (Horseshoe) in the College of Medicine Faculty Affairs section. (MUSC log-in required)

AHEC Faculty APT Information and Resources for AHEC faculty

Affiliate Faculty APT Information and Resources