Structures & People

Committee on Rights and Responsibilities Charge

UWGB Faculty Senate Approved 16 May 1990
Board of Regents Approved November 1990

  1. The Committee on Rights and Responsibilities (CRR) consists of five tenured members of the Faculty, one from each domain voting district and one at-large. Members shall serve terms of three years with terms staggered to assure continuity. Nomination of candidates for election to the CRR is the responsibility of the University Committee. Members may serve up to three consecutive terms. In event that a member of the committee, because of a conflict of interest, cannot serve on a particular case, the University Committee shall appoint a replacement for that case. A faculty member shall not serve on the CRR and the Personnel Council, Committee of Six, or the University Committee at the same time. 
  2. The CRR has the following responsibilities:
    (a) Serves as the faculty hearing and appeals body on matters of nonrenewal, following procedures outlined in UWGB 3.10.
    (b) Serves as the faculty hearing body on matters of dismissal (UWGB 4.03).
    (c) Serves as the faculty hearing body on matters of complaints (UWGB 6.02).
    (d) Serves as the faculty grievance committee (UWGB 6.02).
    (e) Serves as the faculty ethics committee (UWGB 7.13).