Faculty Tenure, Promotions, Appointments - (Funded)

For information regarding Tenure, Promotion and Appointment policies at McMaster, please see the 'McMaster University Revised Policy and Regulations with Respect to Academic, Tenure and Promotion' (The Yellow Document).

Please visit the Health Sciences Faculty Relations website for more information, additional forms and guidelines.

Part-time Appointments, including Adjunct Appointments

Part-time (including adjunct) faculty members in the Faculty Of Health Sciences are governed by the McMaster University Policy entitled: Procedures for Other Appointments within the Faculty of Health Sciences

Those appointed as part-time faculty are expected to contribute a minimum of 100 weighted hours to education each year.  Faculty members who will contribute less than 100 hours annually may be eligible for appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct) or Part-Time Lecturer (Adjunct).  The specific contributions will be mutually agreed upon in advance between the appointee and the Department Chair (or delegate).

Appointees are required to maintain in good standing their license or membership with a relevant regulatory authority (if applicable).

Appointments are renewable in increments of up to 3 years.

For more information, please contact:

Laura Childerhose
Tel:  905-525-9140 ext 28662
Fax: 905-524-0069
Email: childelm@mcmaster.ca


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General Information

Mailing Address:

School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
Institute of Applied Health Sciences,
Room 403, 1400 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7


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