Academic Merit and Space Appeals: Grievance Procedures

Academic Merit Appeals

1. Statement of Purpose: Appeals regarding the substance of an evaluation, perceived bias, or other non-procedural issues are reviewed by the School of Medicine Academic Merit Plan Appeals Committee.

2. Membership, Academic Merit Plan Appeals Committee: All terms are three years unless elected to fill a vacated seat.

  • Linda Cauley, Ph.D., ’19
  • Kevin Claffey, Ph.D., ’17 (Chair)
  • Kimberly Dodge-Kafka, Ph.D., ’17
  • Julie Robison, Ph.D., ’19
  • Ted Rosenkrantz, M.D., ’19

3. Policy and Procedures: Questions and grievances may be directed to Dr. Jacqueline “Kiki” Nissen, jnissen@uchc.edu or 860-679-2413.

Space Appeals

1. Statement of Purpose: To hear appeals regarding the allocation of space to a department/center or to an individual faculty member.

2. Membership, Space Appeals Committee

  • Kevin Claffey, Ph.D., ’17
  • Kimberly Dodge-Kafka, Ph.D., ’17
  • Cory Edgar, M.D., Ph.D., ’17
  • Evan Jellison, Ph.D., ’19
  • Geraldine Pearson, Ph.D., A.P.R.N., ’17
  • Richard Simon, M.D., ’18
  • Qian Wu, M.D., ’18

3. Policies and Procedures: Questions and grievances may be directed to Dr. Jacqueline “Kiki” Nissen, jnissen@uchc.edu or 860-679-2413.