Department Chair Elections, 12.0
Retrieved from 9/16/2010 Memo to All Department Chairs
Section 12.1 in the contract states: Effective Fall 2009, elections for Department Chairs, Associate Chairs and Assistant Chairs, except as excluded in section 12.4, shall be nominated and elected by the Department anytime after the start of the semester but prior to October 15th for a three (3) year term and shall take office at the beginning of the Spring semester.
Full-time faculty and part-time day faculty with Certificates of Continuous Employment shall be eligible to vote in such elections. Special elections shall be held for interim terms whenever necessary.