American Association of University Professors

UMKC Chapter Announcements

  • Next meeting: The UMKC Chapter of AAUP will have our regular fall meeting on Friday, September 12, 2014 4:00 - 6:30 pm in Bloch Executive Hall Room 211. Items for discussion:
    • Push to subsume Biological Sciences into Medicine.
    • Cutbacks in various units.
    • Decline in number of tenured or tenure-track faculty at UMKC.
    • Application of corporate model to education
    • More?
  • 2013 Election Results:

    President(1 winner): Roger Pick 14 votes; no write-in votes
    VP and Treasurer (1 winner): Scott Baker 14 votes; no write-in votes
    Secretary (1 winner): Hali Fieldman 14 votes; no write-in votes
    Membership Chair (vacant): No candidates on ballot.
    Voting reps for MO conference (2 winners): Scott baker 14 votes; Roger Pick 1 write-in vote.
    Congratulations or condolences, whichever is appropriate, and certainly thanks, to all candidates. Terms expire December 31, 2015.
  • There was a major attack on academic freedom at UMKC took place during the spring, 2011 semester. Click here to learn more.
  • Some units are experiencing issues with budgets, academic freedom and shared governance. If your unit is one of them, we cannot help you if we do not know about it. Write an article for the next issue of the Faculty Advocate. Submit your file to Scott Baker.

     

     

     

     

     

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