The 2017 round of Academic Promotions is now closed.
Submission of applications for Academic Promotion will be invited no later than the first working day in April each year.
Deadlines for submission of applications each year are as follows:
Professor (Level E) and Associate Professor (Level D) close on the last working day in June.
Senior Lecturer (Level C) and Lecturer (Level B) close on the last working day in July.
General guidance for applicants preparing for promotion:
Discuss plans to apply for promotion with your nominated supervisor: This discussion would normally be part of ongoing performance review and planning conversations with your supervisor. In addition, you may wish to seek further guidance from other senior academic staff members who have experience of the process.
To assist you in preparing your application, you can read the examples below from the 2016 and 2015 Academic Promotions rounds which have been shared by successful applicants from various academic career pathways: