Delegation of Authority for Normal Merit Actions at the Indefinite Steps of the Professor Rank

October 26, 2007

By David S. Kliger, Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor 

Dear Colleagues:

I hereby delegate to the deans the authority to approve normal merit actions at the indefinite steps of the Professor Rank (from Step 6 to Step 7, Step 7 to Step 8 and Step 8 to Step 9). I will retain authority for merit advancements to Professor, Step 6. This authority may not be further re-delegated.

This delegation has been added to the Delegation of Authority chart (see Campus Policy and Procedures Manual).

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Elizabeth Dane in Academic Human Resources, ext. 9-3118, or at The delegation of authority chart has been updated to reflect this delegation.


David S. Kliger

Campus Provost and

Executive Vice Chancellor