ERIC Number: ED136646
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jan
Reference Count: 0
AAUP Policy Documents and Reports.
American Association of Univ. Professors, Washington, DC.
The American Association of University Professors is regarded as the authoritative voice of the academic profession. This document presents a wide range of policies as they have been determined by the Association through the years. The policies described concern academic freedom, tenure, and due process including procedural standards in faculty dismissal proceedings, renewal or nonrenewal of appointments, discrimination, tenure quotas, and mandatory retirement; college and university government including the role of faculty in budgetary and salary matters, faculty participation in the selection and retention of administrators, faculty status of librarians, and student participation in governance; collective bargaining; professional ethics; student rights and freedoms; college and university accreditation; research and teaching, including faculty workload, and conflicts of interest; and collateral benefits, including insurance and retirement benefits and leave policies. The constitution of the Association is also included. (JMF)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Academic Rank (Professional), Accreditation (Institutions), Collective Bargaining, College Faculty, Due Process, Fringe Benefits, Governance, Higher Education, National Organizations, Organizations (Groups), Policy, Professional Associations, Professional Occupations, Professors, Research, Student Rights, Tenure
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Univ. Professors, Washington, DC.