MTSU describes its policies/procedures for faculty on its Resources web site page.
From our library--
Baez, B., & Centra, J.A. (1995). Tenure, promotion, and reappointment: Legal and administrative applications. Washington, DC: The George Washington University Press.
Boyer, E.L. (1990). Scholarship reconsidered: Priorities of the professoriate. Princeton, NJ: The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Glassick, C., Huber, M.T., & Maeroff, G.I. (1997). Scholarship assessed: Evaluation of the professoriate. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Whicker, M. Kronenfeld, J., &
Strickland, R. (1993).
Getting tenure. New York: Sage Publications.
Lang, James M. Life on the Tenure Track: Lessons from the first year. (2005) Johns Hopkins.
Edgerton, Hutchings, Quinlan. (1991) The teaching portfolio: Capturing the scholarship in teaching. AAHE Teaching Initiative.
Electronic Portfolios: Emerging Practices in Student, Faculty, & Institutional Learning. (2001). Virginia: Stylus.
See our Delicious Bookmarks at http://delicious.com/LTANDITC/tenure
Online Resources: Tips and Strategies
The Evaluation of College Teaching
Ohio State University has set up an excellent portfolio workshop on its site that covers each element of the portfolio ( One of the best sites on the academic web).
Web Resources -- links include list of teaching centers that have information on portfolios; sites that emphasize electronic portfolios; examples of actual faculty portfolios online; and course portfolios.
Assessing Teaching generally covers how teaching quality is assessed.
University of Minnesota provides an online tutorial on how to write your teaching philosophy, step by step, and includes samples from a range of disciplines. One of the best from the academic web.
Online Publications: Viewpoints, Articles,
Ohio State University provides Additional Readings on the teaching portfolio.
Assembling Your Teaching Portfolio--excellent pdf from Brown University faculty handbook demonstrates method for documenting your teaching experience.
MLA 2005 Report on Tenure & Promotion