View Bill 17-18-13

Senate Bill 17-18-13

Bill ID: 17-18-13
Name: Review of the University of Maryland College Park Policies and Procedures Governing Faculty Grievances
Proposed: 09/12/2017
Sponsor: University Senate Office
Proposal: The University of Maryland College park Policies and Procedures for Governing Faculty Grievances was created created in 1990 and amended in 2002. The adjudication process is handled through the University Senate and administered by the Senate Office. Because the policy and procedures are utilized infrequently, there a need for clarity in some areas of the procedures. In addition, the policy should be aligned with similar types of policies and procedures. A comprehensive review of the policy and procedures would help add clarity and consistency in the future.


Status: Under Review
Under Review By: Faculty Affairs Committee
Received: 10/02/2017
Decision Due By: 03/30/2018
Actions: The Faculty Affairs Committee began considering the policy at its meeting on October 2, 2017. The committee consulted with the Faculty Ombuds Officer and discussed steps for addressing its charge.
Next Step: SEC Review
Related Files:


Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 09/12/2017
Decision Date: 09/19/2017
Decision: The SEC voted to charge the Faculty Affairs Committee with review of the policy.
Next Step: Faculty Affairs Committee Review