Section VI: Resolution of Jurisdictional Disputes

VI.A. Campus Assembly vs. Faculty Council

  1. The conference committee shall consist of two members of each of the disputing bodies, who shall select an additional three members. 
     
  2. The conference committee shall select its own chair and shall schedule a meeting on the matter, at which time representatives of the disputing bodies shall state their positions. 
     
  3. After consultation with the Executive Committee of Faculty Council, the chancellors and the President, the conference committee shall decide where the jurisdiction lies, subject to the concurrence of the President. 
     
  4. If the President does not concur with the decision of the committee, the committee shall be provided an explanation from the President.

VI.B Campus Government Body vs. Campus Academic Unit

  1. The conference committee shall consist of two members from each of the disputing bodies, who shall select an additional three members. 
     
  2. The conference committee shall select its own chair and shall schedule a meeting on the matter at which time representatives of the disputing parties shall state their positions.
     
  3. After consultation with the campus assembly executive committee and the chancellor, vice chancellors and dean as appropriate, the conference committee shall decide where the jurisdiction lies, subject to the concurrence of the chancellor. 
     
  4. If the chancellor does not concur with the decision of the committee, the committee shall be provided an explanation from the chancellor.

VI.C Disputes Over Formation of Conference Committees

  1. In the event that the representatives of the disputing parties under Section VI.A above are unable to agree on the additional members of the conference committee, the President shall designate the additional member(s). 
     
  2. In the event that the representatives of the disputing parties under Section VI.B above are unable to agree on the additional members of the conference committee, the chancellor of the relevant campus shall designate the additional member(s).

VI.D Disputes over Administrative Decisions