ERIC Number: ED121132
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Miami University Information Manual.
Miami Univ., Oxford, OH.
The 1975 information manual is designed to provide current data on policies, procedures, services, facilities, organization and governance of Miami University and, through the extensive index, quick access to this information. The manual is complementary to the university catalog and directory. Information relating to students is in the Student Handbook. This handbook covers five major areas: organization of the university, faculty responsibilities and relationships, aids to teaching and research, personnel policies, and institutional services for faculty, staff, and students. Appendices are included with data on governance, departmental advisers, library regulations, councils and committees, research opportunities, affirmative action program and grievance procedures, and graduate assistants and teaching fellows. Faculty responsibilities and relationships are detailed regarding registration and enrollment, standards of instruction, advising and counseling, final examinations and grading, course changes, programs for superior students, off-campus trips, and commencement exercises and honorary degrees. (LBH)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Administrative Organization, Administrative Policy, Affirmative Action, College Faculty, Committees, Faculty Handbooks, Faculty Promotion, Governance, Grading, Grievance Procedures, Higher Education, Library Services, Personnel Policy, Research, Teacher Responsibility, Tenure, Universities
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Miami Univ., Oxford, OH.