Appointment and Promotion


Initial Appointment


Appointment of faculty at affiliated institutions is reserved for full-time and regular part-time staff active at an affiliated institution of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University (WCMC). Candidates must meet the criteria laid down in the WCMC Academic Staff Handbook. The appointments of faculty at affiliated institutions carry no financial compensation. The benefits include having an affiliation with one of the most respected and reputable medical colleges in the world as well as being part of the education of the next generation of doctors. Faculty at affiliated institutions are provided with a WCM-Q email address and full access to the resources of the WCM-Q Distributed eLibrary.

How to apply for a faculty appointment: 
(Please click on the links to download the documents)

Please prepare and submit:
Note: Other documents may be requested when your preliminary application has been screened and the rank has been determined.

To submit your application for an initial appointment click here



Appointed faculty seeking promotion should email us at for guidance.


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