Article VIII: The Faculty

Definition

Section 49: The Faculty of the College shall consist of the President, the Dean of Faculty, all who bear the academic titles of Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor, Senior Lecturer, and Lecturer.

Meetings, Rules, and Committees

Section 50: The Faculty shall hold such meetings during the College sessions as they may determine and shall keep a record of their proceedings. Subject to the reserve power of control of the Board of Trustees, they shall make such rules of procedure and provide for and constitute such committees as may be required, except as provided in Section 32.

Grant of Power

Section 51: Subject to the reserve power of control of the Board of Trustees, the Faculty shall prescribe requirements for admission, courses of study, conditions of graduation, the nature of degrees to be conferred, and regulations for the conduct of the educational work of the College. They shall recommend to the Board of Trustees candidates for degrees in course and may recommend candidates for honorary degrees.

Subject to Trustee Control

Section 52: No exercise of the powers herein conferred on the Faculty, which in the judgment of the President of the College involves a major issue in the educational policy of the College, shall take effect without the concurrence of the President of the College and the approval of the Board of Trustees. No exercise of the powers herein conferred on the Faculty and students, which in the judgment of the President of the College involves a major issue in the non-academic functioning of the College, shall take effect without the concurrence of the President of the College and the approval of the Board of Trustees.

--Amended and Restated By Vote of the Board of Trustees October 29, 2011