General Information

  • All faculty members shall be encouraged to submit a Faculty Member Submission Form.
  • Research will be 50% of the pool. Research merit points will be totaled at the end of the merit period specified in the CBA. Each person’s percentage of that total will determine their percentage of the 50% research merit pool.
  • Teaching will be 30% of the pool. Teaching merit points will be totaled at the end of the merit period specified in the CBA. Each person’s percentage of that total will determine their percentage of the 30% teaching merit pool.
  • Service will be 20% of the pool. Service merit points will be totaled at the end of the merit period specified in the CBA.. Each person’s percentage of that total will determine their percentage of the 20% service merit pool.
  • Any changes for calculating merit shall not be implemented during the given merit period specified in the CBA, but shall take effect in the next merit period.
  • Regional Campus faculty will be evaluated as a group separately from the Kent Campus faculty.
  • Completed forms should be received by [appropriate person] no later than [due date].  Forms received after that date will be considered only if received prior to the FEC meeting to evaluate this material.  An effort will be made to provide faculty with prior notice, but this may be limited (assuming there is any time) to a day or two.  Appeals may be made only over matters submitted on the original form; new items may not be added on appeal.