The Advance Project

Enhancing the academic careers of women in science, technology, engineering, & mathematics

Think Big, We Do.
Rhode Island Seal

 This is an archived site.

Retention Guidelines

ADVANCE is developing faculty retention guidelines, which will be available soon. Other ADVANCEinstitutions have developed excellent guidelines, which we have used in developing ours. We especially would like to thank the University of Washington, whose work we have relied on most.


Resources for Retention




Eastern Washington University Faculty Retention, Tenure, & Promotion Review Final Report (February, 2004)
llinois State University, College of Arts & Sciences Faculty Retention Implementation Committee Summary & Recommendations
National Association of Independent Schools Faculty Retention: Best Practices
Texas Higher Education, Coordinating Board Faculty Turnover & Retention: A Summary of Faculty Exit Surveys at Texas Public Universities, Health-Related Institutions, and Technical Colleges
University of California, Los Angeles: Office of Academic Development Recruitment & Retention Guidelines
University of Colorado: Office of Academic Affairs Faculty Recruitment & Retention Task Force Report
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor: ADVANCE Project STRIDE: Science & Technology Recruiting to Improve Diversity & Excellence
University of Washington: Center for Institutional Change Faculty Retention Toolkit

Copyright © 2016 University of Rhode Island.

The University of Rhode Island
Think Big, We Do.
A-ZDirectoryContact UsJump to top