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Cluster Initiative Timeline

Rolling Basis

  • School or unit submits a Cluster Hire Proposal via Qualtrics.
  • CFA approves the Cluster Hire Proposal.


  • School or unit submits a Hiring Plan.
  • Provost approves the Hiring Plan.

Latest by June

  • School or unit submits a job description via Interfolio.
  • CFA approves the job description.

July to December

  • School or unit creates and publishes a posiiton in Interfolio and shares the link with CFA.
  • CFA adds the Interfolio link to the CFA website.

August to December

  • School or unit begins recruitment.
  • School or unit updates the disposition codes regularly in Interfolio.


  • School or unit makes an offer and finalizes the disposition codes in Interfolio.


  • School or unit uploads the accepted offer to the “Faculty Appointment Letters” folder in NYU Box.


  • School or unit creates a Workday requisition for the position.
  • OAA approves the Workday requisition.