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  • Get Involved | AAUP
    in Higher Education Reports Publications AAUP Policies Reports Academe Economic Status Report Compensation Survey Bulletin of the AAUP The Redbook Journal of Academic Freedom AAUP Bookstore News AAUP in the News AAUP Updates For the Media Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter I Need Help With Workplace Issues Understanding Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home Get Involved Upcoming Events Information about upcoming and past events Read more about Upcoming Events Local Toolkit This toolkit has resources to help local AAUP leaders build strong chapters and conferences work with state and local governments communicate effectively and plan events It contains templates and sample documents that you can adapt to your campus or community Read more about Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Campaigns to protect the faculty voice and reclaim higher education as a public good Read more about Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences One of the best ways to get involved with the AAUP is at the local level Read more about Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter Information on how to start an AAUP chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession at over 450 accredited colleges and universities by supporting principles and programs that vitally affect the quality of higher education and professional life Read more about Start a Chapter Chapters and Conferences Are you looking for a campus based chapter of the AAUP or for your local state organization See a list of chapters or state conferences Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession on more than 450 campuses by supporting principles and programs that vitally affect the quality of higher education and professional life Find out how you can start a chapter at your college or university Learn more Employment Opportunities AAUP staff position

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  • Upcoming Events | AAUP
    Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home Get Involved Upcoming Events AAUP Annual Conference Governance Conference Past Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter Upcoming Events AAUP Executive Committee Meeting 03 18 2016 to 03 19 2016 AAUP National Office 1133 19th Street NW Suite 200 Washington District Of Columbia 20036 A meeting of the AAUP s Executive Committee Learn More Committee A Meeting 06 03 2016 to 06 04 2016 AAUP National Office 1133 19th Street NW Suite 200 Washington District Of Columbia 20036 A meeting of the AAUP s Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure Learn More 2016 AAUP Annual Conference 06 15 2016 to 06 19 2016 Mayflower Hotel 1127 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington District Of Columbia 20036 Information about the 2016 AAUP Annual Conference which includes presentations awards a lobbying day and business meetings Learn More 2016 AAUP Shared Governance Conference and Workshops 09 30 2016 to 10 02 2016 Loews Madison Hotel 1177 15th St NW Washington District Of Columbia 20005 2016 AAUP Shared Governance Conference and Workshops Learn More Committee A Meeting 10 28 2016 to 10 29 2016 AAUP National Office 1133 19th Street NW Suite 200 Washington District Of Columbia 20036 A meeting of the AAUP s Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure Learn More AAUP Executive Committee Meeting 11 18 2016 AAUP National Office 1133 19th Street NW Suite 200 Washington District Of Columbia 20036 A meeting of the AAUP s Executive Committee Learn More AAUP Council Meeting 11 19 2016 to 11 20 2016 hotel to be announced Washington District Of Columbia A meeting of the AAUP Council Learn More Chapters and Conferences Are you looking for a campus based chapter of the AAUP or for your local state organization

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  • Local Toolkit | AAUP
    Students The Academic Bill of Rights Minority Serving Institutions Post Tenure Review Retirement Sexual Diversity Gender Identity Teaching Evaluation Tenure Women in Higher Education Reports Publications AAUP Policies Reports Academe Economic Status Report Compensation Survey Bulletin of the AAUP The Redbook Journal of Academic Freedom AAUP Bookstore News AAUP in the News AAUP Updates For the Media Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter I Need Help With Workplace Issues Understanding Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter Local Toolkit This toolkit has resources to help local AAUP leaders build strong chapters and conferences work with state and local governments communicate effectively and plan events It contains templates and sample documents that you can adapt to your campus or community Get started by choosing a topic below Starting an AAUP Chapter Building Campus Coalitions Government Relations Toolkit Creating a Website for Your Chapter Bulk E Mail Options for Chapters and Conferences Media Relations Planning Events Organizing Toolkit See also the One Faculty Campaign which contains information and guidance on improving working conditions for faculty on contingent appointments Chapters and Conferences Are you looking for a campus based chapter of the AAUP or for your local state organization See a list of chapters or state conferences Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession on more than 450 campuses by supporting principles and programs that vitally affect the quality of higher education and professional life Find out how you can start a chapter at your college or university Learn more Employment Opportunities AAUP staff position openings and positions with AAUP chapter and affiliates are posted on our employment page We also maintain a career center

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  • Issue Campaigns | AAUP
    Over 3 000 individuals signed the declaration which called on trustees administrations and lawmakers nationwide to restore colleges and universities as a public good A century after the AAUP s 1915 Declaration of Principles on Academic Freedom and Academic Tenure the Centennial Declaration engaged faculty students and community allies in resisting the forces of corporatization that increasingly threaten higher education Campus Equity Week Campus Equity Week is a biannual week of grassroots actions designed to draw attention to working conditions of faculty the vast majority of whom are now in insecure part and full time non tenure track jobs often subject to exploitative employment conditions Actions can be as small or large as your capacity from posting fliers or writing letters to organizing a symposium or demonstration One Faculty Campaign The One Faculty campaign grows out of the AAUP s long history as an organization seeking to improve working conditions shared governance economic security and academic freedom for all those who teach and do research in our universities and colleges Through the One Faculty campaign AAUP staff leadership and members are working together to develop tools that faculty working locally can use to improve job security for faculty in contingent appointments strengthen shared governance at the institutional and departmental levels and improve compensation for faculty in contingent appointments Intellectual Property at Risk An educational campaign to inform faculty about their rights and to encourage faculty senates and contract negotiating teams to secure the rights the Supreme Court has confirmed Speak Up Speak Out Protect the Faculty Voice In the face of unprecedented threats to academic freedom at public colleges and universities it s time to Speak Up Speak Out Protect the Faculty Voice on Campus Public Employees and Higher Ed Under Fire We are in the midst of an unprecedented

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  • Find Chapters & Conferences | AAUP
    Academe Economic Status Report Compensation Survey Bulletin of the AAUP The Redbook Journal of Academic Freedom AAUP Bookstore News AAUP in the News AAUP Updates For the Media Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter I Need Help With Workplace Issues Understanding Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter Find Chapters Conferences One of the best ways to get involved with the AAUP is at the local level See a list of AAUP chapter websites or see a list of unionized chapter websites See a list of state conferences If you are interested in creating a chapter on your campus please e mail organizing aaup org Chapters and Conferences Are you looking for a campus based chapter of the AAUP or for your local state organization See a list of chapters or state conferences Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession on more than 450 campuses by supporting principles and programs that vitally affect the quality of higher education and professional life Find out how you can start a chapter at your college

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  • Start a Chapter | AAUP
    AAUP Policies Reports Academe Economic Status Report Compensation Survey Bulletin of the AAUP The Redbook Journal of Academic Freedom AAUP Bookstore News AAUP in the News AAUP Updates For the Media Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter I Need Help With Workplace Issues Understanding Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter Starting an AAUP Chapter Step By Step Sample Chapter Bylaws Establishing Advocacy Chapter Dues Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession at over 450 accredited colleges and universities While all AAUP chapters promote basic academic freedom quality education and other core AAUP principles additional chapter activities are determined by campus activities and needs Many AAUP chapters take an active role in campus politics in conjunction with faculty senates or separately Some work with other local AAUP chapters on state level issues Some serve as collective bargaining agents for faculty and other academic professionals on campus Chapters often hold forums on topics such as salary equity or the tenure process host social events and bring in invited speakers Many produce newsletters or Web sites See How an AAUP Chapter Can Transform Your Campus A Step by Step Guide to Starting an AAUP Chapter Sample Chapter Bylaws Establishing Chapter Dues Chapters and Conferences Are you looking for a campus based chapter of the AAUP or for your local state organization See a list of chapters or state conferences Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the profession on more than 450 campuses by supporting principles and programs that vitally affect the quality of higher education and professional life Find out how you can start a chapter at your college or university Learn more

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  • I Need Help | AAUP
    Academe Economic Status Report Compensation Survey Bulletin of the AAUP The Redbook Journal of Academic Freedom AAUP Bookstore News AAUP in the News AAUP Updates For the Media Get Involved Upcoming Events Local Toolkit Issue Campaigns Find Chapters Conferences Start a Chapter I Need Help With Workplace Issues Understanding Terms and Abbreviations Responding to Financial Crisis You are here Home I Need Help With Workplace Issues The AAUP receives hundreds of inquiries on work related issues We ve compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions If you can t find your answer here please also consult our issues section Read more about With Workplace Issues Informal Glossary of AAUP Terms and Abbreviations Ever wonder what an AAUP term or abbreviation means This informal glossary explains Read more about Informal Glossary of AAUP Terms and Abbreviations Financial Crisis FAQs Most colleges and universities and their faculties are facing challenging financial situations In a few cases the challenges are extraordinary But in too many cases administrations invoke the broader fiscal collapse in ways that exaggerate institutional conditions that are considerably less extreme What can faculty do Read more about Financial Crisis FAQs Start a Chapter Active AAUP chapters serve the

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  • With Workplace Issues | AAUP
    of teaching Am I right in believing that because of my teaching experience in the department I should be interviewed for the position I taught for ten years at another college before starting at my current institution How much of my previous service can count as part of the probationary period at the new college Evaluations and Reviews I have a probationary appointment Can I be let go during the probationary period before I am reviewed for tenure When I began teaching I was told that I needed to publish at least three refereed journal articles in order to get tenure I am at the end of my fourth year and the requirement has just been changed to five articles Is that fair In a recent conversation with the college president I was told that my demonstrated usefulness and loyalty to the institution will be key considerations in determining whether my appointment will be renewed Is that appropriate I believe that letters have been placed in my personnel file that are defamatory and I want to read them Can I be denied access to my own personnel file Leaving the Institution or Staying My appointment was not renewed Am I entitled to know the reasons for the decision The provost notified me last spring that my contract will not be renewed beyond the end of the current academic year The review that led to the decision was marred by procedural errors and the provost s explanation for the decision was factually incorrect and biased What can I do about these problems A faculty appeal committee recommended three months ago that I be given a new tenure review because of procedural irregularities The administration however rejected the committee s recommendation one week before my appointment is to expire Must I leave the institution in a week s time For the past four years I have taught part time I just received word from the department chair two weeks before the new semester begins that my contract will not be renewed because a full time faculty member has been appointed to replace me and other part time faculty What do you say about how I was treated After teaching full time for twelve years in a non tenure track position I have been told that in a year s time my contract will not be renewed Can you help me Contours of Academic Freedom My dean has told me that if I do not change the grade of a student who has complained to her about my teaching she will change the grade herself Can she do so consistent with principles of academic freedom I have been asked to teach several sections of an introductory course but I do not want to use the textbook used by faculty colleagues in the other sections I believe it is poorly written and replete with errors Do I have the right to assign a different textbook A student in my physics class complained to the

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