Part-time faculty issues continue to be a major concern and the topic was added to the talking points for local visits.
Whereas it is vital to assure a quality education for our students, and
Whereas a quality education for our students requires that properly qualified instructors be hired and evaluated, and
Whereas the hiring and evaluation of full-time faculty currently must involve the local academic senate, and
Whereas, AB 1725, California Education Code Sections 87360(b) and 87663(f) specify the involvement of faculty in the hiring and evaluation of faculty,
Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges recommend and reaffirm that the hiring and evaluation of adjunct faculty be subject to the involvement of the local academic senates and their committees.
M/S/C Disposition: Executive Committee, Local Senates, COFO