Merced Academic Personnel Policies & Procedures

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UC Merced maintains a set of policies and procedures specific to the campus. These policies and procedures are detailed in the UC Merced Academic Personnel Policies & Procedures (MAPP) manual maintained by the campus Academic Personnel Office. Campus policies and procedures are intended to supplement policies established by the University of California.

Introductions & Acknowledgements                                                 Glossary

Full MAPP

Chapter 1: General Policies and Procedures

Section

Title

1001 Overview of Academic Titles
1002 Record Maintenance and Access
1003 Conflict of Commitment and Outside Professional Activities
1005 Voting Procedures

Chapter 2: Ladder-Rank Faculty and Other Senate Faculty

Section

Title

2010 Professorial Series
2011 General Guidelines
2012 Recruitment
2013 Appointment
2014 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
2015 Sabbatical Leave
2016 Discipline
2017 Grievance Process
2050 Lecturers with (Potential) Security of Employment
2051 General Guidelines
2052 Recruitment
2053 Appointment
2054 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
2055 Sabbatical & Other Leaves
2056 Discipline

Chapter 3: Non-Senate Research and Instructional Titles

Section

Title

3020 Adjunct Professor Series                                       
3021 General Guidelines
3022 Recruitment
3023 Appointment
3024 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3026 Discipline
3027 Grievance Process
3030 Visiting Professor Series
3031 General Guidelines
3032 Recruitment
3033 Appointment
3034 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3035 Sabbatical & Other Leaves
3036 Discipline
3037 Grievance Process
3050 Project Series
3051 General Guidelines
3052 Recruitment
3053 Appointment
3054 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3056 Discipline
3057 Grievance Process
3060 Specialist Series
3061 General Guidelines
3062 Recruitment
3063 Appointment
3064 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3066 Discipline
3067 Grievance Process
3070 Postdoctoral Scholars
3071 General Guidelines
3072 Recruitment
3073 Appointment
3074 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3075 Sabbatical & Other Leaves
3076 Discipline
3077 Grievance Process
3090 Librarians
3091 General Guidelines
3092 Recruitment
3093 Appointment
3094 Merit, Promotion, Appraisal Review
3100 Lecturers
3101 General Guidelines
3102 Recruitment
3103 Appointment
3104 Merit, Advancement, Appraisal Review

Chapter 5: Faculty Administrators

Section Title
5011 Definition                                                          
5012 Terms of Service
5013 Appointment
5014 Review/Reappointment

Chapter 6: Titles of Distinction


Section

Title

6001 Endowed Chairs                                                        
6002 Distinguished Professor
6003 Chancellor's Professor