Summary: August 19, 2008
Summary of Updates to PPM 230-28
(effective September 1, 2008)
Edits have been made to reflect revisions and/or additions to the Academic
Personnel Manual (APM).
Sections have been reorganized to improve the placement of policy information.
Additional or more detailed information has been provided in many sections to
clarify advancement and reappointment policy.
Outdated, inaccurate, or duplicated information has been removed.
Numerous technical edits have been made.
Procedural and instructional information, including the Worksheet for
Departmental use in Preparing Academic Advancement Files, has been
removed from PPM 230-28 and placed on the Academic Personnel web site.
The incomplete and outdated glossary has been replaced with a link to a
complete and updated Glossary of Terms available on the UCSD Academic
Personnel Web site.
Forms and sample document references have been updated to link directly to
the documents on the Academic Personnel Web site.
Section IV.B has been revised to clarify that for advancement in the Project
Scientist and Specialist series, letters of evaluation may be obtained from