College Committee on Appointments, Promotion and Tenure (CCAPT)

Committee Organization

  • Dean's Office Liaison: Ben Eggleston, Associate Dean,
  • Administrative Support: Jill Mignacca, Faculty Hiring and Promotion Manager,


According to the Bylaws of the College Assembly » (Article VII.B.3), the College Committee on Appointments, Promotion and Tenure (CCAPT) shall:

  1. Consider all recommendations for advancement in academic rank and granting of continuous tenure for members of the College faculty. The recommendations along with those of the dean shall be reported to the University Committee on Promotion and Tenure and shall remain otherwise confidential.
  2. Address itself to matters of policy pertaining to faculty rank and status and report its recommendations to the dean.
  3. Advise the dean on recommendations for all initial appointments at the professor or associate professor level, and other appointments conferring tenure.

Membership (last updated June 12, 2023)

NameDepartmentDivisionTerm Ends
(Spring of …)
Nathaniel BrunsellGeography & Atmospheric ScienceNatural Sciences & Mathematics2025
Zongwu CaiEconomicsSocial & Behavioral Sciences2026
Paulyn CartwrightEcology & Evolutionary BiologyNatural Sciences & Mathematics2026
Patrizio CeccagnoliFrench, Francophone, & Italian StudiesHumanities2024
Majid HannoumAnthropologySocial & Behavioral Sciences2026
Marike JanzenSlavic, German, & Eurasian StudiesHumanities2024
Bonnie JohnsonPublic Affairs & AdministrationSocial & Behavioral Sciences2026
Dave TellCommunication StudiesSocial & Behavioral Sciences2026
Jamie WaltersEcology & Evolutionary BiologyNatural Sciences & Mathematics2025