3.6 Academic, Faculty Forum

CAMPION COLLEGE BOARD OF REGENTS 
POLICY:  Academic, Faculty Forum
CODE:  3.6

Date Initially Approved: January 9, 2008
Date Revised:


Policies for the Relationship between the Campion Faculty Forum and the Campion College Board of Regents

3.6.1    The Faculty Forum assists in the academic planning process and other related affairs of the College.  It has the duty to discuss and deliberate upon all matters pertaining to the academic and pastoral mission of the College and make whatever recommendations it deems advisable.

3.6.1.1    The Board shall include representation from the Faculty Forum in the process of formulating a long-range plan for the direction of college. [This conforms with the duty of Faculty Forum to deliberate and make recommendations on the academic and pastoral mission of the College.]

3.6.1.2    Reports from the Faculty Forum may be presented from time to time as part of the agenda at regular Board meetings for information.  The material or brief shall be submitted to the Board Chair and made available for distribution with the regular agenda material for the Board meeting.

3.6.2    While the faculty representative on the Board is the normal channel of information from and to the Faculty Forum and its members, a delegation from the Faculty Forum, either individually or as representing the Faculty Forum, may be included in the agenda of a Board meeting upon the determination of the President and Board chair.  [This is in conformity with the policy for transparency in Board meetings.]

3.6.3    Members of Faculty Forum may be invited to participate on Board committees as the Board finds appropriate.  [This conforms with the Faculty Forum’s task to assist in the academic planning process and other related affairs of the College.]

3.6.4    The Faculty Forum shall be involved in the process for the selection of the President of the College: 

3.6.4.1    The Board will consult with Faculty Forum in advance of appointing a Search Committee, [This conforms with #4 of the Procedure and Guidelines for the Appointment of the President as approved by the Board on March 13, 1996 and amended on September 27, 2000.],

3.6.4.2    The Search Committee may consult with the faculty about the qualities needed in the new president [This conforms with #8 of the Procedure and Guidelines for the Appointment of the President.],

3.6.4.3    The Board should include a faculty member to be part of the Search Committee [This conforms with # 3 of the Procedure and Guidelines for the Appointment of the President.].


3.6.5    The Faculty Forum shall be involved in the process for the appointment of the Executive Director of Administration Services:

3.6.5.1    The Board will consult with Faculty Forum in advance of appointing a Search Committee [this conforms with # 2 if the Procedure for the Appointment of Administrative Officers as approved by the Board on May 8, 1996.].

3.6.5.2    The Search Committee will include one faculty member [this conforms with the introduction to the Procedure for the Appointment of Administrative Officers.]