HR policy - Unclassified rules: 11.03 Academic Staff dismissal of academic staff for cause hearing body

The University of Wisconsin System (UWS) is governed by the Wisconsin Administrative Code - the rules adopted by the Board of Regents. These rules were promulgated in accordance with the rulemaking authority vested in the UW Board of Regents. These specific policies called "unclassified rules" provide for specific instances where the local institution may develop or add to the UWS rules. The UWL Policy number corresponds to the unclassified rule chapter number and section. For the entire UWS rules, visit: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code/admin_code/uws

 Functional Owner Chief Human Resources Officer
 Executive Sponsors Chancellor
 Policy Contact Chief Human Resources Officer


Who this policy applies to:
Academic Staff


Understanding the UWS Code:
The University of Wisconsin System (UWS) is governed by the Wisconsin Administrative Code - the rules adopted by the Board of Regents. These rules were promulgated in accordance with the rulemaking authority vested in the UW Board of Regents. These specific policies called "unclassified rules" provide for specific instances where the local institution may develop or add to the UWS rules. The UWL Policy number corresponds to the unclassified rule chapter number and section. For the entire UWS rules, visit: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code/admin_code/uws

This specific policy is part of Chapter 11 of the UWS Code.  To review the UWS code, please visit: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code/admin_code/uws/11


UWL Policy Detail:
(1) The academic staff hearing body for dismissal cases shall be a nine-member standing committee with members representing various parts of the academic community chosen with respect to their objectivity and competence. The hearing body shall elect its own chairperson. Such election shall occur when the committee is first convened for any new case in an academic year. The elected chairperson shall continue to be chairperson for any cases and for the duration of such cases as are initiated in that academic year. The hearing body will be constituted and guided by the Academic Staff Council bylaws (X, A).

Revision history:
Last reviewed was July 2020


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Keywords:academic staff dismissal   Doc ID:103806
Owner:John A.Group:UW-La Crosse
Created:2020-07-09 09:17 CDTUpdated:2020-07-15 08:13 CDT
Sites:UW-La Crosse
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