Promotional and Progressional Outlets

Academic Promotions Scheme

Details on how to apply for Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor, Professor in  and Personal Professor promotions are available on The following are the schedule of deadlines for applications for the Academic Promotion Scheme for 2024, 2025 & 2026:

  • 30 August 2024
  • 28 February 2025
  • 29 August 2025
  • 27 February 2026
  • 31 August 2026

Applications will close at 4pm Irish Time on the day of the deadline.

Retention Scheme for Academic Staff 

Competency Framework for Academic Roles

Click the following link for the Competency Framework for Academic Roles

Progression to Lecturer above the bar

Introduction of New American style Academic Titles to NUI Galway 

School Norms