Determination of Rank for New Faculty
Faculty holding a terminal degree are normally granted a rank of Assistant Professor. Those not holding a terminal degree are normally granted the rank of Instructor.
Exceptions to the above are made when a faculty member held a higher rank at another college. In these cases, the faculty member is considered for the rank held at the other institution provided the faculty members meets the Georgia Highlands College criteria for the higher rank.
Approved by Cabinet: June 3, 2002