Character Reference Letter Examples

   Character Reference For Professor Tenure

To Whom It May Concern:

Having served as chair of the {University Name} {Department} Department, I am uniquely positioned to give my wholehearted support to {Name}’s pursuit of tenure.

It has been my privilege to work with {Name} on {project}, {project}, and {project}. She has impressed me at every turn. One of the most notable moments was when {example of professional breakthrough or achievement}.

Not only does {Name} possess intellect and talent beyond measure, but she is collaborative and gracious. She always stands up for what’s right, whether it’s in the {lab/classroom} or with students.

{Name} has played a key role in the Department’s success, including {specific example}. Elevating her to a tenured position is not only well-deserved; it will benefit our academic community.

I’m sure I don’t need to remind you of her research and publications in the area of {topic}. But I will mention that when I was at {prestigious conference}, others in our field kept bringing up her accomplishments, specifically {peer-reviewed scholarly article}.

Awarding tenure to {Name} would not only be a recognition of her many achievements but also an investment in the continued excellence of this institution.


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