Committee on Personnel and Compensation
Recommendation to Award Tenure upon
September 27, 2018
Vice Chancellor Randy Schulte
5 minutes with discussion
The Committee on Personnel and Compensation is asked to act on recommendations for
the granting of tenure upon appointment to eligible faculty members at the community
colleges. The recommendations are made within the requirements of TBR policies on
tenure and promotion specifically TBR Policy 5:02:03:70.
The Community College Presidents were solicited for submissions and one
recommendation was received from Pellissippi State Community College with supporting
materials. TBR central office staff have certified that approved campus policies and
procedures were followed. TBR staff review indicates that Pellissippi State Community
College has been consistent in their application of Board and institutional personnel
policies pertinent in these decisions.
Staff recommends approval that tenure upon appointment be granted for Kenneth Swayne
as Professor of Electrical Engineering at Pellissippi State Community College.