University of Iowa

Checklist for Non-Tenure/Non-Clinical Faculty Appointments

  Adjunct Adjunct Clinical Visiting Instructor Lecturer (Fixed-Term) Associate Asst in Inst.
Definition primary position elsewhere;
supplements regular instruction,
clinical, research or service activities
primary position elsewhere; provides oversight and teaching in clinical setting primary position at another institution; provides teaching or research expertise individual will earn title of Assistant Professor upon imminent completion of Ph.D provides instructional support provides instructional support, research or patient care provides instruction or research support
Functions teaching, research, patient care, clinical or practicum supervision preceptor, teaching, service in clinical setting per letter of agreement teaching, research, patient care, programmatic support teaching, programmatic support teaching, research, patient care teaching research, patient care
Percent <50% <50% up to 100% up to 100% 50% or greater up to 100% up to 100%
Standard Terms 0% complimentary up to 3 yrs and renewable. 0% complimentary up to 3 yrs and renewable. up to 3 yrs max. up to 1 yr and may be renewable. term of less than one year up to 1 yr and renewable up to 3 yrs. up to 1 yr and renewable up to 3 yrs.
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