This section serves as a resource for chairs to locate information on appointment procedures, finance and budgeting matters, promotion and tenure and leave and sabbatical guidelines. Instructional AppointmentsFind information here about each rank, hiring authorizations, the search process and supporting forms..Financing and BudgetFor staff who work with financial processing at Columbia, this section provides an overview to the systems, information on gaining access, P-card details and links to various related forms. .Promotion and TenureInformation on the tenure review and promotion process.Leave and Top-up PolicyPolicies on various leaves and sabbatical guidelinesResearch AppointmentsFind information here about each rank, the search process and supporting forms. Staff AppointmentsFind information for hiring officers of administration, administrative support staff, union and non-union employees.Student AppointmentsFind information here about the various types of student appointments and hiring procedures. Global ResourcesThis section provides information, guidance and resources to help facilitate international activities, travel and program administration.FacilitiesInformation about University space planning with respect to its development, use and management. Work LifeThe Office of Work/Life provides resources, workshops and individual consultation on a variety of topics.Other Faculty ReviewsFind review guidelines for lecturer, professor of professional practice, language lecturer, full professor and professors of practice. Faculty Mentoring PlansInformation on mentoring plans for each division and other Junior Faculty Resources. A&S Department Course ListingsThe A&S department course listing provides information all courses taught by faculty in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.A&S Chairs MeetingsFind A&S Chairs meeting dates and agendas, as well as meeting minutes and reports from past meetings.A&S Faculty Development & DiversityThe office for Faculty Development & Diversity was created in 2015 in order to promote and support an inclusive climate in Arts and Sciences where all faculty thriveA&S ITArts & Sciences IT provides select A&S faculty and staff with computing services and support. We deploy workstations, build websites, consult on research computing needs, assist with erooms, and handle all desktop support needs.