5.4 Academic Promotion
5.4.1 The University will provide Staff with the opportunity to progress through the academic classification levels B, C, D and E via the University's academic promotions process.
5.4.2 Promotion will be on the basis of merit. An applicant's whole career will be taken into account but special attention will be paid to the applicant's achievements relative to opportunity since appointment or promotion to their current level at the University.
5.4.3 The call for and assessment of applications for promotion will be done in accordance with the University's policy on Academic Promotion that is in place from time to time.
5.4.4 During the life of this Agreement, the University will review its Academic Promotion Policy with a view to creating additional opportunities to promote Staff (including Scholarly Teaching Fellows) with learning and teaching related capabilities.