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Shared Governance


As it Relates to the Faculty Senate…

Resolution 12

May 10, 2000

Principles of Cooperation and Consultation Between the President and Faculty Senate

Resolution 70

March 14, 2007

Report and Recommendations of the Faculty Senate Committee to review faculty governance.

Resolution 87

February 9, 2011

Protocols to Ensure Faculty Governance

Resolution 107

April 8, 2015

Shared Governance in Matters of Educational Policy as Required by Article 13.


As it Relates to the Assemblies…

Undergraduates students, graduate students, and employees are very much part of the picture:

Shared governance and the Assemblies


As it Relates to the Senior Administration and Trustees…

What do Presidents and Trustees around the country think about shared governance with faculty? Read this.



Resources from the American Association of University Professors

AAUP 1940 Statement of Principles on Academic Freedom and Tenure

On the Relationship of Faculty Governance to Academic Freedom

The Role of Faculty in Budgetary and Salary Matters

Confidentiality and Faculty Representation in Academic Governance

Faculty Communication With Governing Boards: Best Practices

Contingent Appointments and the Academic Profession

The Status of Non-Tenure-Track Faculty

The Inclusion in Governance of Faculty Members Holding Contingent Appointments: Recommendations

Faculty Evaluation of Administrators

Evaluation of Shared Governance

Resources on Governance

Last Updated: October 18, 2016 at 5:58 pm