Table of Contents

Section I. – FACULTY CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS

Article I. – THE FACULTY
Article II. – THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY
Article III. – RIGHTS AND DUTIES
Article IV. – GOVERNANCE
Article V. – RANK AND TENURE AND LEAVES OF ABSENCE
Article VI. – GRIEVANCE, DISCIPLINARY, AND DISMISSAL PROCEDURES
Article VII. – GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE
Article VIII. – AMENDMENTS

BYLAWS TO THE FACULTY CONSTITUTION PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY

Article I. – THE FACULTY
Article II. – RIGHTS AND DUTIES
Article III. – GOVERNANCE
Article IV. – RANK AND TENURE AND LEAVES OF ABSENCE
Article V. – GRIEVANCE, DISCIPLINARY, AND DISMISSAL PROCEDURES
Article VI. – AMENDMENTS

Section II. – ASPECTS OF FACULTY ORGANIZATION

Part I. – DEFINITION OF FACULTY
Part II. – ASSOCIATES TO THE FACULTY ASSEMBLY
Part III. – VISITING SCHOLARS
Part IV. – OTHER PERSONNEL
Part V. – FACULTY ELECTIONS
Part VI. – VOTING ELIGIBILITY
Part VII. – FACULTY STANDING COMMITTEES
Part VIII. – UNIVERSITY STANDING COMMITTEES
Part IX. – FACULTY REPRESENTATIVES TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS
Part X. – COUNCILS

Section III. – ACADEMIC POLICIES, PROCEDURES, AND SERVICES

Part I. – ACADEMIC ADVISING
Part II. – CONTINUING EDUCATION
Part III. – ACADEMIC INTEGRITY
Part IV. – PROVOST
Part V. – DEPARTMENTAL, DIVISIONAL, AND SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS
Part VI. – EDUCATIONAL POLICIES COMMITTEE MANUAL
Part VII. – OTHER POLICIES

Section IV. – PERSONNEL POLICIES AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Part I. – ACCESS TO FACULTY PERSONNEL FILES
Part II. – EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, AFFIRMATIVE ACTION,
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, AND SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
Part III. – PHILOSOPHY OF FACULTY COMPENSATION
Part IV. – FACULTY PERSONNEL POLICY
Part V. – FAMILY/MEDICAL LEAVES OF ABSENCE
Part VI. – POLICY ON DELAYING ACCUMULATION OF QUALIFYING YEAR OF ELIGIBILITY FOR TENURE
Part VII. – POLICY ON UNIT INTERPRETATIONS OF CRITERIA FOR TENURE AND PROMOTION
Part VIII. – POLICY ON USE AND DISTRIBUTION OF SELF-ASSESSMENT STATEMENTS WRITTEN FOR PERFORMANCE REVIEWS
Part IX. – THE RANK AND TENURE COMMITTEE PROCEDURES
Part X. – OTHER FACULTY POLICIES

Section V. – SPECIAL INSTITUTIONAL POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

Part I. – COPYRIGHT LAW AND EDUCATIONAL FAIR USE
Part II. – FAMILY EDUCATIONAL RIGHTS AND PRIVACY ACT OF 1974 (FERPA)
Part III. – APPLYING FOR INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL FUNDING
Part IV. – INCLUSIVE LANGUAGE
Part V. – POLICY FOR DEALING WITH AND REPORTING POSSIBLE MISCONDUCT IN SCIENCE
Part VI. – POLICY ON POLITICAL ACTIVITIES
Part VII. – POLICY ON RELIGIOUS GROUPS
Part VIII. – SPEAKER POLICY

Section VI. – REFERENCE MATERIAL

Part I. – ACADEMIC STRUCTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY
Part II. – ACCREDITATION AND INSTITUTIONAL MEMBERSHIPS