3.2.5 General Faculty Meetings

A. Purpose

This document states the institutional policy concerning faculty meetings.

B. Persons Affected

Faculty.

C. Definitions

Faculty is defined to include all ranks, full-time and part-time.

D. Policy and Procedures

A general faculty meeting shall be held at least once per year, normally prior to the beginning of classes each fall semester. Other faculty meetings may be scheduled during the course of the year as needed to accomplish the work of U. T. Tyler.

E. Responsibilities

Faculty are requested to keep the announced time of all faculty meetings free from other engagements in order that they may attend and participate in all faculty meetings.

F. Review

The Divisional Head for this policy is the Provost. This policy shall be reviewed every five years or sooner if necessary by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs in consultation with the Faculty Senate.

ORIGINALLY APPROVED: 12/01/2001 

LAST AMENDED: 04/22/2009