Each department in the UW School of Medicine has specific promotion criteria. Some departments include separate criteria for particular tracks or appointment types. On this page, you will find that information for each department. Please contact your department administrator if you have questions about your individual promotion requirements.
You may also find more general promotion guidance including timelines and additional resources such as CV format and teaching portfolio examples on our faculty promotions page here.
Bioethics and Humanities
Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
Health Metrics Sciences
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Criteria before new department formed (retained for faculty prior to departments merging):
Lab Medicine – Clinical Non-Paid
Lab Medicine – Regular, Research, and Lecturer
Pathology – Clinical Paid
Pathology – Clinical Non-Paid
Pathology – Regular
Pathology – Research