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Governing Documents and Policy Resources

UTHSC Faculty Handbook 

The UTHSC Faculty Handbook contains many of the policies that govern faculty appointment, evaluation, promotion, and termination.

Faculty Senate Procedures Manual

The Faculty Senate operates by the procedures outlined in the Procedures Manual.

UTHSC Policies Home Page 
The UTHSC Policies Home Page contains a comprehensive list of all policies applicable to faculty and staff at UTHSC.

Department Bylaws and Bylaws Guide

University Faculty Council (UFC) 
The University of Tennessee System's University Faculty Council is dedicated to upholding and exercising the principles of academic freedom, shred governance, tenure, and the faculty's primary responsibility for the university's curriculum. The Council confers with, advises, and communicates with UT System Administration and the UT System Presidenton system-wide matters of interest to the campus faculties.

Tennessee University Faculty Senate (TUFS)

UT Board of Trustees

Last Published: May 5, 2017