Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee (FAPC)

The FAPC consists of ten faculty members at the rank of Professor, from the Investigator and Educator tracks, representing diverse disciplines within the School of Medicine, including the Basic Sciences.  This committee evaluates nominations for appointment or promotion to the senior ranks on the Investigator and Educator tracks.  The committee's recommendations are advisory to the Dean, and are further reviewed by the Executive Committee for the Executive Faculty (ECEF).

FAPC Membership 2020-2021
C. Gaelyn Garrett, M.D., M.M.H.C., Chair (Otolaryngology)
Lori A. Deitte, M.D. (Radiology and Radiological Sciences)
Eric Delpire, Ph.D. (Anesthesiology)
Rene H. Gifford, Ph.D. (Hearing and Speech Sciences)
Angela L. Jefferson, Ph.D. (Neurology)
Russell L. Rothman, M.D. (Medicine)
Richard Simerly, Ph.D. (Molecular Physiology and Biophysics)
Jill H. Simmons, M.D. (Pediatrics)
Christopher V. Wright, D.Phil. (Cell and Developmental Biology)
John S. Penn, Ph.D. (ex officio)
Alyssa H. Hasty, Ph.D. (ex officio)

Clinical Practice Appointment and Promotions Committee (CPAPC)

The CPAPC consists of faculty members at the rank of Professor, from the Clinical Practice track, representing the diverse clinical disciplines within the School of Medicine.  This committee evaluates nominations for appointment or promotion to the senior ranks on the Clinical Practice track.  The committee's recommendations are advisory to the Dean, and are further reviewed by the Executive Committee for the Executive Faculty (ECEF).

CPAPC Membership 2020 - 2021
Neal R. Patel, M.D., Ph.D., Chair (Pediatrics)
Rony A. Adam, M.D. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Robert J. Deegan, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D. (Anesthesiology)
Robert F. Miller, M.D. (Medicine)
William M. Petrie, M.D. (Psychiatry)
Kris P. Rehm, M.D. (Pediatrics)
John S. Penn, Ph.D. (ex officio)

Executive Committee of the Executive Faculty (ECEF)

The ECEF is comprised of nine members of the Executive Faculty, representing the academic departments and centers, who serve in rotation to function on behalf of the Executive Faculty.  The ECEF reviews recommendations forwarded by the FAPC and CPAPC, reviews nominations to Emeritus status, and has input on other academic policies of importance to the School of Medicine.