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Faculty Data


Faculty Data

 

Faculty Definitions

Instructional Faculty – Staff whose primary assignment is instruction, including those with release time for research.

  • Full Professors – Tenured and Tenure-Track faculty.
  • Full, Assistant, Associate Professors – Tenure Track faculty. Tenure is granted upon demonstration of a strong record of administrative service, publishing, research and teaching.
  • Instructors – Tenure-Track faculty pursuing completion of a doctorate.
  • Clinical Faculty – Non-Tenure-Track Faculty holding limited appointments of at least twenty hours per week which generally exceed one year in duration and are supported by non-general revenue funds.
  • Lecturers – Individuals appointed to limited teaching assignments of at least one year in duration and are supported by general revenue funds.
  • Part Time Faculty – individuals assigned to teach no more than two courses per semester on an as needed basis.

Research Only Faculty – Staff whose primary assignment is research.





Faculty Data

Contact Information
  • Institutional Research
    Green Hall
    35 Campus Ave
    Kingston, RI 02881
    Tel: 401.874.4443
    Fax: 401.874.7844
    Email: ir@etal.uri.edu