Faculty Handbook

August, 2015

Section Title Keywords
Introduction s00 s00
About the Faculty Handbook s00 s00 Introduction
Message from the Chancellor s00 s00 Introduction
Vision s00 s00 Introduction
Institutional Goals s00 s00 Introduction
1 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance s01 s01
1.1 Overview s01 s01 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance
1.2 Fayetteville Campus Administration s01 s01 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance
1.3 Role and Scope Designation s01 s01 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance
1.4 Other Governance Web Sites s01 s01 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance
1.5 Appendix: Rules of Procedure of the Faculty Senate s01 s01 University of Arkansas: Administration and Governance
2 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty s02 s02
2.1 Overview s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.2 Workload s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.3 Attendance Policy for Students s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.4 Grades and Exams s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.5 Posting Grades s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.6 Office Hours s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.7 Records s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.8 Students' Religious Observances s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.9 Textbook and Course Materials Policy s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.10 Teacher and Course Evaluation s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.11 Teaching and Faculty Support Center s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.12 Teaching Academy s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.13 Academic Integrity s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.14 Advising s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.15 Academic Advising of Undergraduate Students s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.16 Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.17 Financial Disclosure for Sponsored Programs s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.18 Institutional Animal Care and Use s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.19 Human Participants s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.20 Radioactive Substances, Biohazardous Materials and Toxic Substances s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.21 Export Control s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.22 University Libraries s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.23 Research and Sponsored Programs, Office of s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.24 Research Compliance, Office of s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.25 Research and Scholarly Misconduct Policies and Procedures s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.26 Attendance at Commencement s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.27 Children, Other Family Members or Friends in the Workplace s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.28 Code of Computing Practice s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.29 Conflicts of Interest and Commitment s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.30 Criminal Arrests, Charges or Convictions s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.31 Outside Employment s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.32 Professionally-Related Public Service s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
2.33 Policy and Regulations s02 s02 Academic Responsibilities of Faculty
3 Policies Governing Faculty Service s03 s03
3.1 Overview s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.2 Employment and Compensation s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.3 Employment Periods s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.4 Extra Compensation and Overload s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.5 Concurrent Employment s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.6 Off-campus Duty Assignment s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.7 Attendance at Professional Meetings s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.8 Proposal Submission and Contracting Authority s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.9 Patent and Copyright Policy s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.10 Political Activity s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.11 Relations with Legislators and Members of Congress s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.12 Holidays s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.13 Leave Policies for Academic and Other Nonclassified Personnel s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.14 Faculty Modified Work Assignment for Maternity / Paternity s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.15 Resignations of Employment at the University of Arkansas s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.16 Lump Sum Terminal Pay s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.17 Emeritus Status s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.18 Nepotism s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
3.19 Administrator Grievance Procedure s03 s03 Policies Governing Faculty Service
4 General Policies, Procedures, and Services s04 s04
4.1 Links to Other University of Arkansas Policies s04 s04 General Policies, Procedures, and Services
4.2 Benefits and Employment s04 s4.2
4.2.A Fringe Benefits s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.B Athletic Event Tickets s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.C Tuition Waiver for Employees s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.D Resident Status of University Employees s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.E Bookstore Discount s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.F Direct Deposit of Pay s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.G UARK Federal Credit Union s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.H Garnishment and Salary Liens s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.I Authorization to Offset Amounts due University by an Employee against Amounts Owed by the University to That Employee s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.2.J Moving Expenses s04 s4.2 Benefits and Employment
4.3 Business Affairs Regulations s04 s4.3
4.3.A Purchasing s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.B Contract Signature Authority s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.C Conflict of Interest s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.D Sale or Disposal of University Property s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.E Sale of Books s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.F Textbook Adoption Policy s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.G Travel s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.H Use of the University of Arkansas Name s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.I Use of the Official University Logo and Other Trademarks s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.3.J University Publications and Stationery Guidelines s04 s4.3 Business Affairs Regulations
4.4 Facilities s04 s4.4
4.4.A Use of University Facilities s04 s4.4 Facilities
4.4.B Building Executives - Major Duties and Responsibilities s04 s4.4 Facilities
4.4.C Use of Building Exteriors and Roofs s04 s4.4 Facilities
4.4.D Keys: Authorization, Issue, Return, and Replacement s04 s4.4 Facilities
4.5 Workplace Policies s04 s4.5
4.5.A Inclement Weather Policy and Emergency Procedures s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.B Environmental Health and Safety s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.C On-the-Job-Injury: Workers Compensation s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.D Disturbances and Demonstrations s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.E Alcohol Policy s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.F Smoking Policy / Tobacco Use Policy s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.G Drug Free Workplace Policy s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.5.H Workforce Violence Policy s04 s4.5 Workplace Policies
4.6 Campus Services s04 s4.6
4.6.A University Bookstore s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.B The Computer Store s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.C The Parking Spot s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.D The Razorback Shops s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.E Print, Mail, Copy Solutions (PMC Solutions) s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.F Transit System s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.G Parking on Campus s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.H University Identification Cards s04 s4.6 Campus Services
4.6.I Lost and Found Operating Procedures s04 s4.6 Campus Services
5 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment s05 s05
5.1 Federal Laws and Executive Orders s05 s05 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment
5.2 Non-Discrimination s05 s05 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment
5.3 Personally Identifiable Student Records s05 s05 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment
5.4 Sexual Assault Policy s05 s05 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment
5.5 Sexual Harassment Policy s05 s05 Policies on Employment, Student Records, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment