Academic Collective Bargaining

Academic Collective Bargaining

Articles Revised in '02


  • Dr. Susan L. Caulfield
    Director of Academic Collective Bargaining & Contract Administration
    sue.caulfield@wmich.edu
    (269) 387-4307
  • Mrs. Vonceal L. Phillips
    Executive Secretary
    vonceal.phillips@wmich.edu
    (269) 387-2363
  • Staff Labor Relations is responsible for bargaining: AFSCME, POA, MSEA.

    Umar Abdul-Mutakallim
    Director of Staff Labor Relations
    u.abdul-mutakallim@wmich.edu
    (269) 387-3648

Articles Revised in 2002 Negotiations

These are articles in which substantive change was made during negotiations this year. They have all been tentatively agreed to by Western and the WMU-AAUP. They will not be official until after ratification by WMU-AAUP membership. The ratification vote will be taken in early September.

  ARTICLE 01 RECOGNITION OF CHAPTER  
  ARTICLE 02 DEFINITIONS  
  ARTICLE 14 APPOINTMENT AND REAPPOINTMENT OF FACULTY  
  ARTICLE 16 EVALUATION OF FACULTY  
  ARTICLE 17 TENURE POLICY AND PROCEDURES  
  ARTICLE 18 PROMOTION POLICY AND PROCEDURES  
  ARTICLE 20 FACULTY SPECIALISTS  
  ARTICLE 22 PROGRESSIVE REVIEW AND DISCIPLINE FOR CAUSE  
  ARTICLE 24 FACULTY SENATE  
  ARTICLE 25 LAYOFF AND RECALL  
  ARTICLE 26 SABBATICAL LEAVE POLICY  
  ARTICLE 30 DISTANCE EDUCATION  
  ARTICLE 32 ECONOMIC COMPENSATION  
  ARTICLE 35 RETIREMENT  
  ARTICLE 38 UNIVERSITY CALENDAR  
  ARTICLE 42 WORK OF THE UNIT: WORKLOAD, CLASS SIZES, and SCHEDULING of CLASSES  
  ARTICLE 49 DURATION  
  APPENDIX D WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY CALENDAR  
  APPENDIX E EXTERNAL REVIEW PROCESS -- PROMOTION AND TENURE

 

Academic Collective Bargaining
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