This rank is held primarily by faculty from other institutions or persons on the staffs of area hospitals involved in training students in the Clinical Laboratory Sciences program. For faculty, adjunct appointments are made at the rank of the home institution. Hospital staff holding a Masters degree are appointed at the rank of Full professor. Other adjunct appointment ranks are made at the discretion of the Chairperson. Continuation of adjunct appointments in the Clinical Laboratory Sciences program is dependent upon the continuation of the contractual arrangements between the specific hospital and the University. Adjunct faculty are not involved in Departmental governance.