Resources on Faculty Work and Workload

AAUP Statements, Policies, & Analysis

Statement on Faculty Workload.

The Politics of Intervention: External Regulation of Academic Activities and Workloads in Public Higher Education. 1996. (Available by request. Please contact academicfreedom@aaup.org to order.)

The Work of Faculty: Expectations, Priorities, and Rewards. 1994.

Annual Legal Update (.pdf). 2011. By Rachel Levinson, Senior Counsel. Presentation to the National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions.

Issues in Employment of Faculty Members with Mental Disabilities –Background Materials (.pdf). February 2009.  By Rachel Levinson Waldman, AAUP senior counsel.  Presentation to the 30th Annual National Conference on Law and Higher Education.

Legal Update  (.pdf). 2008. By Rachel Levinson, AAUP Counsel. Presentation to the National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions.

Legal Update  (.pdf). 2007. By Rachel Levinson, AAUP Counsel. Presentation to the National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions.

Intellectual Property Legal Issues For Faculty and Faculty Unions. 2004. By Ann Springer, Associate Counsel. Informational outline.

Listen to AAUP members talk about faculty work and workload:

Ellen Schrecker on how faculty life has changed in recent decades

Marc Bousquet on work/life balance

Other AAUP Resources

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