External Reviewer Credential Requirements

External reviewers are expected to have the following credentials:  

  • highest degree(s) in relevant discipline(s); 
  • distinguished track record in related research, teaching and service; 
  • experience with program review, institutional effectiveness, assessment and/or accreditation 
  • have administrative experience; 
  • have experience at an institution with the same/similar programs as those being evaluated; 
  • be from an institution whose program the university wishes to emulate or with which the program wishes to be compared; 
  • hold the rank of Associate Professor or higher; 
  • have experience outside of Florida; and 
  • have no existing conflicts of interest (e.g. concurrent post or prospective candidacy for a post at UNF).