Statement of Purpose

The major purposes of these Bylaws are to implement the requirements of the Bylaws of the Michigan State University Faculty Organization with reference to department structure and procedure.

Nothing in these Bylaws shall be construed as limiting or discouraging 1) the rights of groups or individuals of the staff from initiating actions or resolving problems through direct consultation with the Department Chairperson, and 2) the rights of the Chairperson to discuss and formulate programs of action with such individuals or groups as he/she may choose.


Section 1. The Faculty
Section 2. The Students
Section 3. Department Organization
Section 4. Terms of Employment and Evaluation Procedures for Faculty and Academic Specialists
Section 5. Grievance and Hearing Procedures
Section 6. Department Bylaws

Revised 9/13/2012

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