Wilkes University Chapter of the American Association of University Professors First Meeting Septemer 29th
The Wilkes University Chapter of the American Association of University Professors will hold its first meeting of the fall semester on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 11:00 am in Farley 002. All full and part-time faculty are invited to attend whether or not you are a current member of AAUP. At this meeting you will have an opportunity to meet our current officers: Phil Simon, President; Mischelle Anthony, Immediate Past President; Morgan Clevenger, Secretary; Helen Davis, Treasurer; Sean Kelly and Jennifer Thomas, At-Large Representatives.
Topics for the meeting include:
· a report on plans for an AAUP/NEPA Alliance conference in early April;
· discussion of the task force on Faculty Evaluation that gets to work this fall;
· an update on the Ombudsperson speaker for next month’s meeting; and other topics of interest to the Wilkes faculty and community.
If you would like to join AAUP, please go to the following website to pay your National dues: https://www.aaup.org/membership/join Your yearly dues are graduated based upon your salary. In addition, our local chapter requests a $20.00 “donation”, which may be paid from your Faculty Development Fund or from your personal funds. If you pay by check or cash, the “donation” is tax deductible.
I sincerely hope to see you on Sept. 29.
Dr. Philip G. Simon