Appointments & Promotions
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Georgetown University Medical Center faculty member or choosing to advance your career. Before beginning your application, you can first learn more about the School of Medicine Committee on Appointments and Promotions (CAP) or the School of Nursing and School of Health Appointment, Promotions, and Tenure (APT) Committee. We also recommend attending one of the Appointment, Promotions & Mentoring Workshops hosted by OFAA to ask questions in person.
We will take you through 3 simple steps to complete your application for appointment or promotion:
1. Determine your faculty category (below)
2. Identify your appropriate track/line and rank
3. Discuss with your academic chair and apply.
If you do not know your academic chair, please refer to the Unit Leader/Department Chair and Admin list.
If you are planning for promotion, please see our promotion planning worksheets to help you prepare.
If your Clerkship Director or Academic Chair have advised you to begin you standard faculty appointment process with the onboarding appointment, please follow these instructions.
Step 1: Determine your faculty category
Please review the five boxes below, and decide which of the five categories you best affiliate with for your new appointment or promotion.
University Employed School of Medicine Faculty
For School of Medicine University Employed individuals (employed by GUMC) seeking a faculty appointment or promotion, we offer the following tracks:
Non-University Employed School of Medicine Faculty
For School of Medicine Non-University Employed individuals who are employed by GUMC affiliates (i.e., MedStar) and seeking a faculty appointment or promotion, we offer the following tracks:
School of Nursing Faculty
For individuals seeking appointment or promotion at the School of Nursing, we offer the following lines:
School of Health Faculty
For individuals seeking appointment or promotion at the School of Health, we offer the following lines:
Post Doctoral Fellows
These are the forms to use when hiring a post-doctoral fellow.