Working closely with department managers and chairs, the office provides guidance, training and resources necessary to recruit and retain exceptional faculty. We support the School of Medicine's and School of Nursing's missions of excellence and innovation in education, patient care and research.

Anyone needing assistance with the APT process may call the Faculty Appointments, Promotion and Tenure office at 
(919) 684-3852



Annette Whitesell, Director 684-0192
Valerie Smith, Administrator Coordinator 684-0194
Seneca McLean, Program Coordinator 684-2927
Tara Williams, Staff Assistant 684-3852


Faculty APT Office

Duke University School of Medicine
Box 3654
M116 Davison Building, Green Zone
Durham, NC 27710
Fax: (919)-684-0193
Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8:00am - 5:00pm