The University of Iowa

Fixed-Term Appointments

Fixed-term faculty appointments are made for a specific term length designated at the time of hire and are subject to non-renewal at the end of that term.  The appointment percentage can range from 0-100%  and the length of the term can range from one week to three years, depending on the type of appointment.  Reappointment is possible for many fixed-term positions, subject to positive performance evaluations and educational need.  For more information about fixed-term appointments, refer to the Operations Manual, III 10.12

Fixed-term faculty appointments include the following faculty status categories:

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