Luskin School of Public Affairs
2016-2017 Dean Office Deadlines for Academic Actions

Departmental due dates for submission of academic actions to the Luskin School of Public Affairs Academic Personnel Office.

Due Date Academic Actions

December 14, 2016


  • Eight-Year Limit Reviews
  • Professional Promotion
  • Merit Advancement to Step VI
  • Initial Above-Scale Advances
  • Merit Equity Reviews (MER)

January 17, 2017


  • Further Above-Scale Advances
  • Assistant Professor Appraisals (4th Year)
  • Assistant Professor Renewal of Appointment
  • Accelerated Actions of Two Years or more
  • Decelerated Actions of Two years or more

 March  7, 2017


  • Special Above-Scale Salary Adjustments
  • All other actions, including those that are Dean’s Final  (i.e. Merits)

April 10, 2017


  • 5-Year Reviews subject to Vice Chancellor Approval

One Quarter

In Advance of

Requested Start-Date

  • All leaves, including with pay, without pay and sabbaticals
  • Appointment of temporary and non-senate academic titles for quarterly appointments

ATTENTION NEW deadline– Initial Continuing appointments are due to the Dean’s office two months prior to the initial continuing start date.