ERIC Number: EJ564131
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Legal Cases and Institutional Research Involving Faculty Dismissals Based on Financial Exigency.
Letzring, Timothy D.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v24 n4 p37-44 Win 1997
Examines court cases involving financial exigency as a cause for terminating college faculty appointments, confirming the role of institutional data on judges' and juries' decisions. Institutions are encouraged to have some type of retrenchment policy in place, be prepared to supply analysis relevant to the specifics of the policy, and to provide detailed information on enrollment and institutional/state budgets. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Preventing Lawsuits: The Role of Institutional Research," No. 96.