Article II

The academic staff of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville organize and associate themselves together under the name "Academic Staff of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville." Academic staff members are those persons designated in UW-P 1.03. "Academic staff members are professional and administrative personnel (other than faculty and classified staff) with duties and types of appointments that are primarily associated with higher education institutions and who are designated as academic staff by the Chancellor."

AMENDMENT

The following amendment has been approved by the UW-Platteville Academic Staff as an addition to the Academic Staff Constitution, Article II.

Name and Membership:
Academic staff members who are granted faculty status by the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and who choose to participate in faculty governance, shall be ineligible to serve as a member of the Academic Staff Senate or of any of its committees, councils or commissions. Neither shall these academic staff members be eligible to vote in elections nor referendums of the academic staff except in personnel matters.