40.0 II-3.00- POLICY ON THE ROLE OF FACULTY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ACADEMIC POLICY
(Approved by the Board of Regents, November 30, 1989)
1. At all institutions, faculty will have a primary role in the
development of academic policies through representative
bodies advisory to the chief executive officer or designees
of the institution. The faculty handbook shall include a
statement emphasizing that faculty role. Charters,
constitutions, or similar documents establishing advisory
bodies shall be approved by the chief executive officer.
2. The Council of University System Faculty, comprising
institutional representatives, is advisory to the Chancellor
on academic matters having a Systemwide impact, and may from
time to time, make reports and recommendations to the Board.
Replacement for: BOT VII-I