ERIC Number: ED125367
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Faculty Handbook, Stanford University.
Stanford Univ., CA.
University policies, regulations, and procedures that apply to faculty members directly or indirectly, as well as the university's organization and governance, are described in the 1975 handbook. A brief history of Stanford's academic development and a bibliography to other information sources related to academic affairs are also provided. Specific topics covered include: terms and conditions of appointment; participation in university governance; affirmative action program; academic officers and programs of instruction; organized research and externally supported projects and programs; teaching responsibilities, grading, and academic standing; compensation, retirement, and benefits. Appendices provide information on the honor code, audited courses, awards, conferences, policy on campus disruption, the Legislative and Judicial Charter, the Fundamental Standard, visting scholars, and various faculty organizations and services (e.g., child care, recreational facilities). (LBH)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Academic Standards, Administrative Policy, Administrator Responsibility, Administrators, Affirmative Action, Codes of Ethics, College Faculty, Faculty Handbooks, Faculty Promotion, Fringe Benefits, Governance, Grading, Grievance Procedures, Higher Education, Leaves of Absence, Personnel Policy, Research, Teacher Responsibility, Tenure, Universities
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Stanford Univ., CA.