FIU acknowledges that earning tenure and/or a promotion, as well as receiving a competitive sabbatical or professional development leave is a highly recognized accomplishment in a faculty member's career.
 
 
Tenure & Promotion of Tenure-Track and Tenured Faculty
 
The award of tenure and/or promotion is deeply respected in the career of our faculty, worthy of being honored. Every year, the President & Provost invite faculty who earned tenure and/or promotion to a reception at Reagan House to be recognized and celebrated.
 
Tenure & Promotion Recipients: 2016
Tenure & Promotion Recipients: 2015
 

 
 
Non-Tenure Track Faculty Promotion
 
FIU's non-tenure track faculty (Lecturer/Clinical Faculty) may earn promotions throughout their career at FIU. The President and Provost host an annual event recognizing and celebrating our non-tenure track faculty's accomplishments.
 
Non-Tenure Track & Clinical Faculty Promotion Recipients: 2016
Non-Tenure Track & Clinical Faculty Promotion Recipients: 2015
 

 
Competitive Sabbaticals
 
Sabbaticals are among the most competitive awards and honors in a university setting, the attainment of which is to be recognized. Sabbaticals are granted to increase tenured faculty members' value to the university through enhanced opportunities for planned travel, research, writing, professional renewal, study, formal education or other experiences of professional value. Sabbaticals are not granted as a reward for service.
 
Competitive Sabbaticals Recipients: 2016-2017
Competitive Sabbaticals Recipients: 2015-2016
 

 
Competitive Professional Development Leaves
 
The purpose of professional development leaves is to provide employees who are not eligible for sabbaticals with leave opportunities to increase the employee's value to the university through enhanced opportunities for professional renewal, educational travel, formal education, research, writing or other experience or professional value, not as a reward for service.
 
Competitive Professional Development Leave Recipients: 2016-2017
Competitive Professional Development Leave Recipients: 2015-2016