Academic Professional Positions
Academic Professionals are those members of the academic staff whose positions have been designated to meet specialized administrative, professional, or technical needs, and are exempted from the State Universities Civil Service System. These positions require a minimum of a bachelor degree.
Faculty members teach, conduct research, and engage in public service projects. Tenured faculty members hold indefinite tenure in one or more campus units and hold the title “Associate Professor” or “Professor.” Tenure-track faculty members are seeking tenure and hold the title “Assistant Professor.”