Office for Faculty Advancement

About our Office


Our Mission

Provide support and resources for the promotion and tenure programs and process

Offer faculty development opportunities

Forster recognition of faculty achievements in both scholarship and teaching

Partner with units to recruit, retain and support a diverse faculty

Promote leadership development of faculty into academic positions


Our Vision

Our office assists units in recruiting, developing, and retaining distinguished faculty enabling the University of Kentucky to become a top 20 public research university. To achieve this, we foster a culture that welcomes, encourages and supports faculty to realize their full potential.


Our Values