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Local KCTCS College Faculty Governance

Policy Number:

Current Effective Date: 05/18/2004

Original Effective Date: 04/30/1999

Revision Dates: 05/18/2004

Revision Number: 1

Revision Summary:

Responsible Official: KCTCS President


Each KCTCS college is expected to have a Faculty governance body as defined in Board Policy 1.4.2 with rules of the Faculty for the college and bylaws of the Faculty for the college. Local rules of the Faculty and bylaws of the Faculty must be consistent with System senate rules and KCTCS policies and procedures.

Copies of the rules of the Faculty and a description of the Faculty’s committee structure shall be made available and a copy filed in the college president’s office. A copy of the bylaws of the Faculty is also to be filed in the Office of the Chancellor.

All local Faculty documents of the Faculty organization shall be approved by the college president and on file in his/her office. Each college president is also expected to have a current copy of the local Faculty documents on file with the Chancellor’s office.

The president of the college and the chief academic officer shall be ex-officio members of the Faculty.