Department Chairs Info

Acting as an Academic Administrator and Agent of the Institution

Academic Affairs Organizational Chart
Statement of Duties from the Handbook
Department Budgeting Process
Blue Mail
Teaching Schedules

Administering an Effective Department or Program

Writing Assessment Plans and Reports
Planning Calendar for Chairs

Classroom Observations of Part-time Faculty


Staffing Information

Requesting Faculty Positions through the Curriculum Committee
Adjunct Course Staffing Form
Peer Evaluation of Teaching
Hiring Adjunct Faculty
Faculty Search Process
Guidelines for Faculty Recruitment
Recruiting for Diversity
Leaves and Sabbaticals
Course Release Form
Course Evaluations
Reappointment, Promotion and Tenure Process
Faculty Discipline and Dismissal

Academic Freedom

Legal Consideration

Accommodating Employees with Disabilities
Consensual Sexual Relations
Intellectual Property Basics
Family and Medical Leave Act
General Release and Waiver for Students Going on Field Trips
Confidentiality of Personnel Information
Accessible Education
Sexual Misconduct and other Unlawful Discrimination and Harassment Protocol
Title IX Protocol


Student Information

Quick Overview of Honor System
Accommodating Students with Disabilities
Study Abroad Guide for Chairs
Grading Policy
Sexual Harassment Policy and Process
Consensual Sexual Relationships
Privacy of Student Records:  Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Hiring Student Workers:  Work-study Eligibility Check
Student Handbook



Crisis Management


On-going Assistance

Role of Faculty Services