True or False? The Board of Regents can decide to save money by making CSU faculty members pay for parking as is done at UConn.
Category: Contract Q & A
Is CSU-AAUP involved in minority recruitment and retention?
True or False? Issues of minority recruitment and retention are solely the responsibility of the University President and Office of Diversity and Equity and are not covered by the CSU-AAUP contract.
Do part-timers have representation?
True or False? Part-time faculty members have representation in the Senate and in academic departments.
Who controls department curriculum?
True or False? Departments have control of curriculum and programs of study within their discipline.
Full-time vs. part-time hires?
True or False? There is no reason for the administration to hire more full-time tenure track faculty because they can hire as many part-timers as they like.
Can tenured faculty be fired?
True or False? Tenured faculty members have a job for life because they cannot be terminated.
Do all faculty have a right to printing, copying, and supplies?
True or False? A Chairperson, Dean, Provost, or President can instruct a department to prohibit faculty members from using department printers or copiers, refuse to provide adequate supplies, or limit printing and copying only to full-time faculty.
Who assigns courses to which part-time faculty members?
True or False? Deans have the discretion to assign courses to any part-time faculty member they choose.
Who schedules classes?
True or False? An academic Dean can schedule classes without asking a department.
Right to representation?
True or False? If any (full-time or part-time) faculty member is called to a meeting by the Director of Human Resources or a member of the Office of Diversity and Equity because they may have done something wrong, they have the right to have a CSU-AAUP union representative present.