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AAUP

AAUP

Abbreviation for American Association of University Professors.
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61) Therefore, in defining academic freedom, the AAUP not only listed what the freedom would protect, but also included a list of corresponding obligations to impress upon professors that academic freedom is not an individual right, but a privilege of the profession.
Appendix Table 1 indicates the total number of institution/year observations in the original AAUP data set, broken down by type of institutional control (public or private) and highest degree granted (PHD, Masters, Bachelors, Two-year).
The American Association of Colleges, which was comprised of American college presidents and was also formed in 1915, rejected the 1915 Declaration of Principles, partly because the AAUP membership excluded college presidents and faculty below the rank of full professor and partly because of the statement's institution of the tenure system.
Rather, there are strong similarities with ALA in terms of stated values and principles, and the AAUP functions as a viable alternative to the way librarianship deals with those purported core values.
The AAUP policy is widely accepted and cited as the most influential expression of tenure principles.
However, if the AAUP leadership refuses to end the strike by 10 p.
Other sponsors include State Farm Insurance, Black McDonald's Owners Association, Coca-Cola, Toys R Us, AFSCME Local 2678, and AAUP.
Knight says that although the AAUP does not have a policy or specific guideline about blogging, blog postings "fall within the same category of speech as op-ed pieces and other public commentary.
The AAUP has received a grant from the Mellon Foundation to work with Fordham University's Graduate School of Business on a study of issues facing their presses, including a survey of titles and categories being published.
Fritz Machlup, in an AAUP presidential address, elaborates:
Catholic University is already under censure from the AAUP for its 1987 dismissal of Fr.