UMass Boston

Non-Tenure Track (NTT) Faculty Resources


Non-Tenure Track (NTT) faculty play a pivotal and dynamic role at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Nearly half of the courses taught at UMass Boston are taught by NTT faculty. NTT faculty include Associate Lecturer, Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, and Senior Lecturer II. The Office for Faculty Development's programs and services are available to all faculty members.

Some Important Resources

Faculty Guides

  • The Helpful Links page orients new faculty to campus.
  • The Guide for New Faculty orients new faculty to campus.
  • This handbook has links to helpful resources for all UMass Boston faculty members.

Face to Face:


NTT Caucus

The NTT Caucus is a group of non-tenure-track faculty affiliated with the Faculty Staff Union who meet regularly to promote and address working conditions and visibility for NTT faculty. The mission is to help NTT Faculty connect with other colleagues and give you a voice in campus policies and governance. For more information, please contact FSU.









Helpful Links:

Healey Library
Ross Center
UMass Boston Human Resources
The Faculty Staff Union
Office For Faculty Development
Deans, Department Chairs, and Directors Spring 2024
Department of Public Safety
UMass Alert System
2023 Boston Faculty Self Service Brochure V1
Spring 2024 AV + Classroom Tech Services
Spring 2024 Software List
IT Research Computing Spring 2024
Learning Design Brochure- Spring 2024
FSU Agreement 2023-2024
Minimum Faculty Responsibilities & Recommended
Syllabus Language for Spring 2024
Annual Faculty Report (AFR)
Spring 2024 List of Questions for Faculty Orientation