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Childbirth and Adoption Workload Redistribution Program

The University of Houston has a vested interest in the long-term productivity and retention of its faculty. This workload redistribution program is designed to provide flexibility in the teaching obligations of tenured and tenure track, and Promotion Eligible Non-Tenure Track faculty members at UH who are the primary or co-equal caregiver to a newborn infant, or to a newly adopted infant or child.

This program is currently being updated. Please contact Faculty Affairs ( for additional information.

Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty

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Promotion Eligible Non-Tenure Track Faculty

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Dual-Career Program

Recognizing dual career partner assistance is a crucial element in recruiting and retaining excellent faculty, the University of Houston has initiated a program that offers customized assistance to qualified couples.  The UH Dual Career Program is a partnership between the departments, deans, the Provost’s Office and broader community. The Program is administered by the Office of Faculty Recruitment and Retention.

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