ERIC Number: ED158694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Faculty Handbook, North Texas State University.
North Texas State Univ., Denton.
Outlined for new and continuing faculty members is information on the organization, policies, procedures, and traditions of North Texas State University. Categories of information presented include: university governance (institutional history, the state higher education system, university organization, board of regents, faculty senate, committees, consortia, bulletins, calendar, commencement, and general faculty meetings); the faculty and the university (appointment, conditions of employment, evaluation, advancement, retirement, compensation, professional development, libraries and support services); the faculty member and students (classroom policies, office hours, room changes, correspondence and extension, approval of new courses and programs, major student services, and university services); and the faculty member and his nonacademic environment (the local community, cultural events, educational activities, and sports). Appended are a number of related documents and forms, including the Faculty Senate charter and bylaws; a policy statement on academic freedom, responsibility, and tenure; and university policy on academic promotions. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Administrative Policy, Ancillary Services, College Faculty, College Governing Councils, College Libraries, Commencement Ceremonies, Committees, Community Resources, Consortia, Correspondence Study, Cultural Activities, Educational Policy, Extension Education, Faculty Development, Faculty Handbooks, Faculty Promotion, Fringe Benefits, Governance, Governing Boards, Higher Education, Lifetime Sports, Personnel Policy, Publications, Records (Forms), School Schedules, Staff Meetings, State Universities, Student Personnel Services, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teacher Retirement, Teacher Salaries, Teaching Conditions, Tenure
Office of Academic Affairs, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas 76203
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Texas State Univ., Denton.