Faculty Development

Perelman School of Medicine Committee on Appointments and Promotions


The following links originate from the Perelman School of Medicine,
Faculty Affairs and Professional Development Web site

Committee on Appointments and Promotions (COAP) Guidelines

In addition to operational and procedural guidelines, this document contains Perelman School of Medicine language on "standards for promotion," arranged by track and rank.

Departmental COAP Candidate Review Guidelines

These track-specific questions were designed primarily to help departmental COAP members evaluate candidates for promotion; however, they can also be used to assess candidates' progress toward achieving promotion goals.

Current COAP Members

This Web page lists the current members of the COAP, including their scheduled terms of service.

COAP Annual Report

Generated by the Perelman School of Medicine, this annual report presents data sorted by academic rank and track on:

  • Outcomes of consideration for promotion
  • Publication statistics at time of promotion
  • Years at rank prior to promotion

Templates for Letters to External Reviewers

These letter templates outline the track-specific information that the COAP solicits from external reviewers concerning candidates for promotion.