At the University of Toronto, there are part-time faculty in appointments comparable to those of both Tenure Stream faculty and Teaching Stream faculty.
There are more than 400 faculty appointed under the part-time policy. Facts & Figures 2019 (PDF)
Relevant Policies & Materials
Faculty appointed under the part-time policy are governed by the following policies:
|Appointments||Policy and Procedures on Employment Conditions of Part-time Faculty (PtP, 2021). |
As the University transitions to the new Part-time policy, some faculty continue to be appointed under the old policy, Policy and Procedures on Employment Conditions of Part-time Academic Staff (PtP, 1994) (PDF).
|The Part-time Policy governs the appointment of part-time faculty.||More details about the new part-time policy.|
More details about the revisions to the new policy.
Bulletin Brief story on the new part-time policy.
|Promotion of part-time faculty in the non Tenure Stream||Policy and Procedures Governing Promotions (PPP, 1980)||The PPP, 1980 governs the promotion of part-time faculty from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor and from Associate Professor to Professor.|
|Promotion of part-time faculty in the Teaching Stream||Policy and Procedures Governing Promotions in the Teaching Stream (PPPTS, 2021).||The PPPTS, 2021 governs the promotion of part-time faculty from:|
a) Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream to Associate Professor, Teaching Stream;
b) Associate Professor, Teaching Stream to Professor, Teaching Stream.