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Faculty Advisory Committee on Tenure Appointments (FACTA)

Committee Members

Members names are kept confidential due to the nature of this committee.


FACTA is a University committee established to advise the Provost on all proposed promotions to and appointments with tenure as well as proposed denials of tenure by a dean after a positive recommendation from the department.


  • 15 tenured faculty members, one elected by the professorial faculty in each college and 5 nominated by the University Faculty Nominations and Elections Committee and appointed by the Faculty Senate.

Length of Term

  • 2 years. No members may serve for more than 3 consecutive years.