Dear Prof. Zhang
Dr. XXXXXXXX is being considered for promotion to a Tenured Professor (though still titled as an Associate Professor).
We would greatly appreciate your detailed appraisal of Professor XXXXXXXX‘’s professional qualifications to help us in this process. In particular, we would value any comments you can provide concerning:
• His stature as an international leader in his field;
• His major research contribution, their originality, impact and importance;
• His influence on the thinking of, or the methods used by, others in the field;
• His abilities as an educator and mentor
• His potential for further professional growth and leadership;
• Comparison to peers;
• Anything else you consider relevant.