Definitions

  1. Faculty - Full-time faculty of academic rank who hold tenured or tenure-track appointments at the University, and who are represented by the Tenured/Tenure-Track Collective Bargaining Unit. These faculty members are hereinafter designated by the term “Faculty” with the word underlined and the first character of the word capitalized (Faculty).
  2. FTNTT Faculty - Full-time faculty of academic rank who hold non-tenure-track appointments at the University, and who are represented by the full-time non-tenure track Collective Bargaining Unit. These faculty members are hereinafter designated by the term “FTNTT Faculty” with the term underlined and the FTNTT acronym and the first character of the word “Faculty” capitalized (FTNTT Faculty).
  3. Faculty Organization - Full-time faculty of academic rank who hold tenured, or tenure-track, or non-tenure-track appointments at the University, and who are represented by the tenured/tenure-track or full-time non-tenure track collective bargaining unit, are members of the CAE Faculty Organization. These faculty members are hereinafter designated by the term Faculty Organization
  4. Entire Faculty – The composite faculty body consisting of the Faculty Organization (both the Faculty and the FTNTT Faculty) and all part-time faculty, adjunct faculty, and visiting faculty. 
  5. Faculty Handbook – The university-wide Faculty Handbook implemented and maintained by the Provost’s Office.
  6. CAE Handbook/College Handbook – the college-level, CAE-specific portion of the University’s Faculty Handbook.