The Faculty Handbook is a compilation of University policies and procedures of particular relevance to the faculty. It is intended to serve as a source of information for the convenience of faculty.
The policies, rules, and documents reproduced or summarized in the faculty handbook represent the editor's best efforts at accuracy. Nevertheless, errors may have occurred, and in all instances readers are referred to the official documents as promulgated (and any official amendment thereto). Should differences exist, the official documents shall be controlling. The provisions of this publication shall not be regarded as a contract between the university and the reader or faculty member. The university periodically develops new or amends existing policies, regulations, and procedures. Faculty members and/or readers are subject to all current official university policies, procedures, and regulations.