University Faculty Bylaws

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BYLAWS OF THE UNIVERSITY FACULTY
Approved April 20, 2015

GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY
Washington, D.C. 20002

Amendments to the Bylaws since 1995

Revisions approved by the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees in February, 1995.

Subsequent revisions:

April 24, 1995

- the addition of Article VII, Section B.4.

October 30, 1995

- dissolution of the School of Preparatory Studies led to corresponding changes on the composition of the Senate and its standing committees

October 27, 1997

- various amendments

April 27, 1997

- definition of Membership and the duties of Committees C and G.

April 26, 1999

- exceptions to Membership

February 2, 2004

- various amendments

May 10, 2004

- various amendments

May 5, 2007

- creation of a Tenure and Promotion committee and an Executive Committee of the Senate, and other editorial changes added

October 22, 2007

- various amendments

March 31, 2008

- dissolution of Committee B and distribution of functions among the UF Senate and the two Councils

April 28, 2008

- addition of nonvoting administration representative to the UF Senate

April 19, 2010

- elimination of the "University Council" designation, modifying terms of office, and institution of electronic voting

April 11, 2012

- clarification of the duties and procedures of the Tenure and Promotion committee

April 23, 2012

- clarification of the UF Senate voting process for Council proposals

April 22, 2013

- revision of the UF Senate procedures regarding the Legislative councils and revision of Council procedures

April 21, 2014

- revision of language for several standing committees and Legislative councils

October 27, 2014

- revision of language for CUE, Faculty Welfare, and Faculty Student Affairs Committee

April 20, 2015

- revision of language for Faculty Welfare, Salary & Benefits, Grievance, Tenure & Promotion


*See University Faculty Bylaws