Wide view of Duke Medicine Circle, to include the Duke Clinic, Duke Cancer Center and Duke Medicine Pavilion

The Faculty Appointments, Promotion and Tenure Office assists in facilitating best practices in the consideration of faculty appointments, promotions and tenure for the School of Medicine and School of Nursing.

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.


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Contact the Office of Faculty Appointments, Promotion, & Tenure

(919) 684-3852

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 

Valerie Smith, Administrator Manager (919) 684-0194
Seneca McLean, Program Coordinator (919) 684-2927
Tara Williams, Program Coordinator (919) 684-3852