Leave Requests

Faculty members are eligible for a variety of leaves in accordance with their particular appointment within the Faculty of Medicine.  These leaves are guided by university policy.  Further information is available below:

Administrative Leave

Administrators in the Faculty of Medicine in the role of dean, vice dean, associate dean, assistant dean, or chair are eligible for an administrative leave following a period of service, based on their role.

Sabbatical Leave

Memorial University of Newfoundland supports sabbatical leave for its MUNFA and Geographic Full-time (GFT) clinical faculty members.  Sabbatical leave provides faculty members with the opportunity to take time away from their normal academic duties to engage in scholarly activities.

MUNFA faculty members and encouraged to review article 22 of the Collective Agreement for specific requirements.

GFT clinical faculty members are encouraged to review the Sabbatical Leave policy – Clinical Faculty  for specific requirements.

Absence from Campus

The Notification of Absence from Campus form should be submitted to your associate dean, or chair for approval in advance of your absence, for reasons such as Conference Travel, Research, Vacation, etc.

If you have any questions about leaves, please contact your associate dean, chair, or the manager of academic affairs.