ERIC Number: ED443483
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Sep-1
Reference Count: N/A
Agreement by and between the County of Rensselaer and the Board of Trustees of Hudson Valley Community College as Co-Employers and the Hudson Valley Community College Department Chairpersons Faculty Association.
Hudson Valley Community Coll., Troy, NY.
This document is comprised of articles of agreement by and between the County of Rensselaer and the Board of Trustees of Hudson Valley Community College as co-employers and the Hudson Valley Community College Department chairpersons Faculty Association ("association"). The contract addresses topics such as requirements of legislative action, management rights, recognition and dues deductions, non-discriminatory application, professional obligations, textbooks, supplies, records, and materials, professional positions, appointments to professional staff, salaries, evaluation procedures, non-reappointment, dismissal, voluntary termination and retrenchment, academic rank, leaves, insurance, facilities, department chairpersons' association business, miscellaneous provisions, grievance procedure, and re-negotiation. The association has been lawfully designated as exclusive representative for the purpose of collective negotiation including department chairpersons, curriculum coordinators, and administrative assistants. Department chairpersons are entitled to full freedom in research and in publication of the results, subject to the adequate performance of their other academic duties; but independent research for personal pecuniary return performed in connection with assigned duties or requiring the use of college facilities, equipment, and supplies shall be based upon a written understanding with the President of the College or his or her designee. Department chairs of the rank of instructor shall, upon attaining tenure, be promoted to the rank of assistant professor. (JA)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hudson Valley Community Coll., Troy, NY.