Information for Department Heads

This website facilitates the work of Department Heads, including Department Chairs & Vice Chairs, as well as Division Directors or other individuals who serve in an administrative/leadership role at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

The site will grow as sessions for Department Heads are held. We invite your feedback - submit that to the Associate Vice Chancellor of Faculty Affairs, Cindy Russell, at or 901-448-6158.

SharePoint site for materials is accessible at - log on with your NetID and NetID password.

Important Documents for Faculty Recruitment, Appointment, Promotion, Tenure, and Annual Performance and Planning Review

NOTE: While the Faculty Evaluation Manual is undergoing final review, the following links should be consulted for matters related to recruitment, appointment, promotion, tenure, and the Annual Performance and Planning Review.

Faculty Recruitment and Appointment

Promotion and Tenure

Annual Performance and Planning Review