ERIC Number: ED123956
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jul-1
Reference Count: N/A
Faculty Handbook. Bucknell University.
Bucknell Univ., Lewisburg, PA.
The July 1974 edition of this handbook is published in two volumes: (1) concerning the faculty of the university, and (2) consisting of appendices. Part 1 covers the general purpose of the university, faculty role with respect to the university purpose, faculty policies and practices, governance, faculty benefits and services, business procedures, academic and administrative policies and procedures, and librarians. Specific details are given on appointments, promotion, faculty evaluation, goal setting and counseling, termination, leaves, compensation for research and consultation, fringe benefits, degree requirements, grading, and academic standards. The appendices provide information on the university senate, faculty organization and committees, election of chairmen, academic freedom and tenure, disciplinary procedures, policy on research, guidelines on political activity, and administrative organization. (LBH)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Academic Standards, Administrative Policy, College Environment, College Faculty, Committees, Educational Philosophy, Extracurricular Activities, Faculty Evaluation, Faculty Handbooks, Faculty Promotion, Higher Education, Job Analysis, Leaves of Absence, Personnel Policy, Private Colleges, Research, Teacher Responsibility, Tenure
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bucknell Univ., Lewisburg, PA.