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Promotion and Tenure Resources

Promotion & Tenure Resources

ResearcherID and ORCID

Do this now, even if you are just starting the publication process.

Journal Evaluation

Check legitimacy and publish only in reputable journals

Author Influence (h-index)

Use library resources to calculate your h-index.

Journal Selection

Find the journals that best match your topic

Impact Factor

Understand and assess Impact Factor

Journal Directories

Resources to find journals


  1. Publish (Early & Often!)
  2. Continue to update your CV and all research registries
  3. Meet with a librarian (Mid-Tenure)
  4. Prepare your P&T package (6+ months prior to due date)