Faculty Handbook

  • The Faculty Handbook constitutes the contract between the Faculty and the University.
  • The charge of the Faculty Handbook Committee is to: 
    • Solicit ideas for suggested changes to the Faculty Handbook from Faculty Senators and members of the Faculty at large.
    • Encourage Faculty Senators to distribute the Faculty Handbook to Faculty members and to solicit their suggestions for improvements to the Faculty Handbook.
    • Evaluate suggestions for revisions to the Faculty Handbook and draft such revisions as appropriate.
    • Present such draft revisions to the Faculty Handbook to the Executive Committee of the Senate for approval, amendment, and/or rejection with subsequent submission to the Faculty Senate as a whole for same.
Chair: Lois Deming Hedman, l-hedman@northwestern.edu