Events

Academic Policies and Governance Sessions

We are happy to announce a series of interactive panel discussions and conversations this year on academic policies and procedures related to faculty, connectivity across NYU’s global network, as well as governance at NYU Abu Dhabi

Academic Year 2019-20

September 23, 2019

What is Faculty Governance at NYUAD and NYU

> What does shared governance mean in theory and practice?
> Who is representing my interests as a faculty member both at NYUAD and NYU?
> How can I get involved?

October 23, 2019

The NYU Faculty Handbook

> What are my rights and responsibilities as a faculty member at NYU?
> What is the structure, history, and applicability of the NYU Faculty Handbook?
> This session will provide an overview of the handbook, its jurisdiction with particular focus on sections pertinent to faculty at NYU Abu Dhabi.

November 25, 2019

Contract Faculty Guidelines

> What is my career trajectory and faculty life cycle as a Full-Time Continuing Contract Faculty (CF) member?
> What are my rights and responsibilities?
> What does a docket for CF review look like?

February 27, 2020

Promotion & Tenure Guidelines

> What is my career trajectory and faculty life cycle as a Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty (T/TT) member?
> What are my rights and responsibilities?
> What does a docket look like?

This session will provide an overview of the NYUAD Promotion & Tenure Guidelines and its jurisdiction with particular focus on sections pertinent to faculty at NYU Abu Dhabi.

March 30, 2020

Leave

> What are the various types of paid / unpaid leave?  
> For what and when am I eligible for leave?

April 29, 2020

Grievance Process

> What is the grievance process?
> What is included and what is not?
> What is the difference between a grievance and a complaint?
> Who is eligible to find a grievance?