FACULTY RULES; COVERAGE AND DELEGATION

UWS 2.01 RULES. Rules in chs. UWS 2 and UWS 3 apply to all faculty appointments made on or after the effective date of these rules. Any person who holds a tenure appointment under former chs. 36 and 37, Stats. 1971 and related rules shall continue to hold tenure as defined under those chapters and related rules. Any person who holds a probationary appointment under former chs. 36 and 37, Stats. 1971 and related rules shall continue to enjoy the contractual rights and guarantees as defined under those chapters and related rules, and may elect to be considered for tenure according to the procedures existing under that appointment or under rules and procedures in effect at the time of consideration. The rules in chs. UWS 4 to 8 apply to all appointments to faculty positions regardless of whether the appointment preceded the adoption of these rules.

UWS 2.02 DELEGATION. Rules and procedures developed pursuant to chs. UWS 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8 by the faculty of each institution shall be forwarded by the chancellor to the president and by the president to the board for its approval prior to their taking effect. Such policies and procedures, unless disapproved or altered by the regents, shall be in force and effect as rules of the regents.