LINKS of INTEREST TO FACULTY

UT Dallas Sites of Particular Importance for Governance
Provost's page of numbered policy memoranda
Teaching Evaluations on Provost's Website
Judicial Affairs (Dean of Students') Site on Scholastic Dishonesty
Turnitin.Com  (UTD subscribes. Faculty can sign in to submit papers to be checked and scored for plagiarism).


Governmental Sites
Office of the Governor
Texas Statutes--includes Texas Education Code
Texas Government information, general index of links
Texas House of Representatives
Texas Senate
Texas Senate Committee on Education
Texas Senate Joint Interim Committee on Higher Education Excellence Funding
Texas Senate Special Commission on 21st Century Colleges and Universities
Texas State Coordinating Board for Higher Education
Individual legislators particularly concerned with higher education or the UT Dallas area
U S Senate
U S House of Representatives
U S Department of Education
HB 2504 of 2010, Posting of Syllabi and Other Information

Courts
Opinions of the Fifth Circuit

UT System Sites
The University of Texas System
University of Texas Regents’ Rules (General Index on Regents’ site)
UT System Faculty Advisory Council
UT Office of General Counsel Intellectual Property Pages
UT System retirement information personal account access

Reports and Opinions of Interest
SRI Report: Metroplex Higher Education Benchmarking Study and Enhancement Strategy (pdf file)
SRI Appendices (pdf file)
Blue Ribbon Commission Report

Higher Education Professional and Advocacy Organizations:
Texas Faculty Association
Texas Association of College Teachers
Texas Council of Faculty Senates
National AAUP Home Page
AAUP Redbook (general rules on hiring, promotion, and tenure)
Chronicle of Higher Education
Association of Research Libraries
Council of Graduate Schools
Inside Higher Education (good source for news on higher education politics)

Higher Education Accrediting Agencies
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Faculty Governance Organizations in Other Universities:
Sul Ross State University
UC Berkeley
UCLA
UT Pan American handbook
U of Wisconsin (PTR discussion)

Handbook of Operating Procedures (other UT campuses)
UT Austin
UT Pan American