Rutgers Council of AAUP Chapters / 2003-2007 Contract / Article XXVI. Committee on Professional Relations
- A. The parties acknowledge the mutual benefits to be derived from joint consultation, improved communication and joint problem solving. Therefore, the parties hereby establish a Committee on Professional Relations. The purpose of this Committee is to facilitate communication between the parties during the term of the contract whenever a significant problem arises. Although this Committee will be available for such problem solving utilizing a mutual gains approach to the extent possible, nothing prohibits the parties from using other means of problem solving.
- B. The Committee shall be comprised of up to three (3) members of the AAUP and up to three (3) members of the Administration.
- C. The Committee shall meet as often as the parties deem necessary.
- D. Alleged violations of this Article shall not be grievable, but rather may be presented by either party to the Committee for discussion.