Part VI. – VOTING ELIGIBILITY

Section 1.

  1. Tenure-eligible faculty of all ranks, regardless of teaching load, are eligible to vote at Faculty Assembly and in electronic balloting. Emeriti faculty are not eligible to vote at Faculty Assembly.
  2. Contingent faculty with a full-time (1.00 FTE) contract have the right to vote at Faculty Assembly and in electronic balloting during the academic year in which they hold that appointment.
  3. Contingent faculty with less than a full-time contract do not have the right to vote at Faculty Assembly or in electronic balloting.
  4. Administrative faculty and administrators who have been assigned Administrative Faculty status have the right to vote at Faculty Assembly and in electronic balloting.
  5. Administrative staff and others who are not members of the faculty, but who have been invited to attend Faculty Assembly, do not have the right to vote at Faculty Assembly or in electronic balloting.
  6. A department, division or school may confer voting privileges within its own academic unit on some or all of its contingent faculty, except that contingent faculty shall not vote on matters of personnel.