UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA – PERELMAN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE Request for Approval (Part II) – Clinical Professor NAME: DEPARTMENT: PROMOTION TO or APPOINTMENT AS Clinical Professor: The position of Clinical Professor is reserved for regionally distinguished clinicians with a continuing and sustained high level of academic achievement and/or academically-oriented leadership. True excellence in teaching at a minimum of 50 hours per year is required. National or international recognition for clinical, teaching or scholarly contributions will be supporting credentials for this position. Professional References: Persons to be contacted for letters of recommendation (enter information below): A minimum of five professional references must be provided. Complete names, academic rank, name of institution, mailing and email address must be provided for each reference. A maximum of three may be from the candidate’s home institution and may be any academic rank. The remaining two references must be from different institutions and may not be affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania or the candidate’s base institution and must be at the same or higher rank for which the candidate is being proposed.