This Faculty Handbook has been prepared for the faculty of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke and has been designed to provide faculty members with a ready reference to established policies and procedures at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The Office of the Provost is the custodian of the Faculty Handbook. It is the administrative responsibility of the Office of the Provost to maintain the currency of the Faculty Handbook with the full awareness and collaboration of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.
Changes to policies and procedures in the Faculty Handbook require the approval of the Chancellor. Proposed changes originating from the Faculty Senate and approved by the Chancellor are provided to the Office of the Provost for inclusion in the Faculty Handbook by means of Faculty Senate Routing Forms signed by the Chancellor. The updating of other information contained in the Faculty Handbook, including that originating from offices outside the Division of Academic Affairs, is the responsibility of the Office of the Provost in conjunction with those offices. Minor editorial changes to correct errors, update web links, etc. are made by the Office of the Provost with notification made to the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.
It is hoped that each faculty member will become familiar with the contents of this Faculty Handbook immediately. The UNC Board of Governors policies supersede the Faculty Handbook in cases of possible conflict. The Code of the Board of Governors of The University of North Carolina is available at http://www.northcarolina.edu/policy/index.php
The University reserves the right to make any necessary changes in the University Calendar or in any other section of this Faculty Handbook.
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran status. Moreover, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is open to people of all races and actively seeks to promote racial integration by recruiting and enrolling a larger number of American Indian, Asian, Black and Hispanic students.