, Chapter 36 of Wisconsin Statutes relating to the implementation
of the merger of the University of Wisconsin and State Universities, provides
that: "The faculty of each institution, subject to the responsibilities and powers
of the board, the president and the chancellor of such institutions, shall be
vested with responsibility for the immediate governance of such institution and
shall actively participate in institutional policy development. As such, the faculty
shall have the primary responsibility for academic and educational activities
and faculty personnel matters";
Said Chapter 36 provides further that "The faculty of each institution shall
have the right to determine their own faculty organizational structure and to
select representatives to participate in institutional governance"
Therefore Be It
Resolved, That the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside,
to exercise their powers and responsibilities for the governance of the University
of Wisconsin-Parkside under said Chapter 36, hereby establish and enact these
Faculty Policies and Procedures of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.