190.2 American Association of University Professors

Created by: Dana Trebing on 10/15/2004
Category: 1 - Academic Affairs; 90 - Miscellaneous
 
Originator: Faculty Status Committee
Current File: 190.2
Adoption Date: 10/23/2013
Reviewed for Currency: 10/23/2013
 
Replaces File: 190.2
Date of Origin: 11/12/1975
 
Classification: Faculty
 
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190.2 American Association of University Professors

 

A. Background

The mission of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) is to advance academic freedom and shared governance, to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education, and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good.  See http://www.aaup.org.

 

B. Policy

Furman recognizes the faculty members' right to join and participate in the activities of the American Association of University Professors.

 

C. Guidelines

1. Criteria for membership and procedures for joining the national association are available from the AAUP's official website.

2. Faculty may pay their dues to AAUP through payroll deduction, which can be arranged by contacting the treasurer of the Furman AAUP Chapter.

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