Precepts for USAID’s Foreign Service Tenure Board

Mandatory Reference for ADS Chapter 414

Partial RevisionDate: 03/16/2021
Responsible Office: HCTM
File Name: 414mac_031621


The Deputy Assistant Administrator for Human Resources (DAA/HR) decides whether to offer career candidates tenure in USAID's career Foreign Service, based upon recommendations of the Tenure Board. The organization of the Tenure Board and its responsibilities are set forth in this mandatory reference. Within the scope of these regulations and precepts, the Tenure Board establishes such internal operating procedures as are necessary to fulfill its responsibilities.