Faculty Review Board/UConn Health Appeals Committee: Grievance Procedures

Dr. Jacqueline “Kiki” Nissen is the liaison for these grievance committees. You may contact her at jnissen@uchc.edu or 860-679-2413.

In accordance with the University Bylaws, Article XIV, Section T.2.g., the following memo outlines to whom the Health Center Appeals Committee (HCAC) makes its recommendations.

Faculty Review Board

1. Statement of Purpose: The Faculty Review Board hears appeals from faculty related to appointment, promotion, and tenure in the Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine.

2. Membership, Faculty Review Board. All terms are three years unless elected to fill a vacated seat.

  • Ann Cowan (2013-2019)
  • Ellen Eisenberg (2015-2018)
  • John Harrison (2015-2018)
  • John Peluso (2013-2019)
  • Ted Rosenkrantz (2016-2019)
  • Peter Schulman (2017-2020)
  • Susan Tannenbaum (2015-2018)

3. Grievance Bylaws

4. Rules for Handling Faculty Grievances

UConn Health Appeals Committee

1. Statement of Purpose: The UConn Health Appeals Committee hears initial appeals from faculty on all items with the exception of appointment, promotion, tenure, compensation, and space, which are heard by the committee at the second level of appeal.

2. Membership, UConn Health Appeals Committee. All terms are six years unless elected to fill a vacant seat.

  • Kevin Claffey, Ph.D. (2017-2023)
  • Dan Henry, M.D., Chair (2013-2019)
  • Frank Nichols, D.D.S., Ph.D. (2015-2021)

3. Grievance Bylaws

4. Rules for Handling Faculty Grievances