Academic Promotion - Launching 10 January 2022

The Academic Appointment and Promotion Policy sets out the principles that underpin a fair and transparent appointment and promotion process for all eligible academic staff. The promotion process is designed to recognise and reward excellent performance that supports the delivery of University objectives.

Academic Promotion 2022 Timetable is as follows:



Launch of Academic Promotion and Zone Movement Round

10 January 2022

 Deadline for Applications to be completed online

14 March 2022

 Notified of final outcomes

By 15 July 2022*

 Effective date of promotion/Zone Movement

1 August 2022

* Subject to receipt of references.

The Academic Promotion platform can be accessed using the following link:

Academic Promotion Portal

Please see below links to our policy, forms, guidance and additional resources for your application for Academic Promotion. Instructions for using the online platform can be found here:

Academic Promotion System Guidance

The closing date for applications for the current round is 14th March 2022. 

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact the PPR Team via the helpdesk.


Academic Promotion Whiteboard