Academics FAQ’s

Looking for Academic Salary Scales? Look no further~

Here are the most common ones requested:


Definitions of terms frequently used:


  • Extramural Referee (as in requesting Extramural Referee for a Letter of Support)- An extramural referee is a person who is not working for the UC system.
  • Arm’s Length Referee (as in ‘This referee needs to be someone who is ‘arm’s length) this refers to someone you have not collaborated with or know personally.


Academic Advancement Scale

Advancement Scales


Extramural Letters and “Arm’s Length” Requirements



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