Karen Wilkinson

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The President’s proposal of “University Policy #19” prompted my examination of the Faculty Handbook provisions for emeritus designations. The two overlap but are different. These different standards and procedures to achieve the same end produce confusion. The solution proposed here is to replace Faculty Handbook section 6.2.5 with an improved section informed by University Policy #19 and delete Faculty Handbook section 6.5.6. Those sections of University Policy #19 that do not relate to faculty would be retained in that policy while those relating to faculty would be deleted