Writing Tenure Review Letters

12 Pages Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last revised: 19 Nov 2016

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Eric Goldman

Santa Clara University - School of Law

Date Written: 2016


Tenure review letters are a crucial part of the tenure process, but academic communities don’t often discuss how to write them. This essay offers my top 10 suggestions for how to conceptualize and write helpful tenure review letters.

Keywords: tenure review letter, tenure letters, tenure and promotion letters, external evaluation letters, external review letters, tenure file reviews

JEL Classification: I21, A2

Suggested Citation

Goldman, Eric, Writing Tenure Review Letters (2016). 19 Green Bag 2d 357, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-16, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2835021

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