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Teaching Staff Assessment Rating

Adjunct lecturers, assistant and associate professors of the University of Akureyri should submit applications for academic rating assessments before February 1st annually. Professors should submit their information also before the February 1st annually. (The research administration will forward these applications to the science division of the University of Iceland, which deals with all academic rating assessments for professors.) The results of these academic rating assessments may influence staff salaries and the rating assessment reports also constitute applications to the work assessment fund.  The University of Akureyri Bibliography is based on information disclosed in these employee reports.

Teaching Staff Assessment Rating

Adjunct lecturers, assistant professors and associate professors of the University of Akureyri should submit applications for assessment ratings before  1 February annually. Signed paper copies of applications should be sent to the Research Administration in the Research Institute Building of the University of Akureyri and also in computerised form to; rannsoknir@unak.is.  Details should be provided of all writings and intellectual creations that are to be assessed for academic ratings. Those adjunct lecturers, assistant professors and associate professors, who have not previously participated in assessments for academic ratings should submit information for their entire academic career, while those who have previously been assessed should only submit material covering the previous year. 

Professors should submit their applications to the research administration who will then forward the data to the Committee on Salaries and Work Conditions in accordance with an agreement made with the Committee on Salaries and Working Conditions in December 2011.   

Please note that the conclusions of the academic assessment ratings can influence an individual's rating on the salary scale and the research supplement.  Applications for academic assessment ratings  also constitute applications to the Work Assessment Fund  (English version in translation ).It is extremely important to submit information at the correct time. Resulting salary changes become effective as of 1 September annually.   

Applications received late will not be accepted for processing. Exemptions are made in cases of illness.

Please study carefully the instructions on filling out the forms and upon the work rules of the assessment groups given below. Further information and help in filling out the forms are available on request from the office of the Research Centre of the University of Akureyri.

New rules for evaluation for work 2010 and later

Work rules for work 2009 and previously

Work rules of assessment committees

Supplement with work rules of assessment committees

Form for academic assessment of teaching staff at the University of Akureyri

Instructions on filling out of applications for academic assessment ratings and necessary attached data

Agreement on the arrangement of item E of the academic assessment rating (previous employment)


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