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Information and Resources for Sections

A section is a mechanism to ensure that small chapters’ voices are heard and to allow chapters to pool resources to make attendance at the biennial delegate meeting more affordable. We are developing guidance on operating sections and posting it here as it is ready. 

2022 AAUP Section Coordinator Form

State-by-State List of Section Coordinators 


What is a Section? FAQs

Forming a Section for Delegate Representation (timeline and procedures)

Webinar on Forming and Operating Sections: Webinar slides (member-only PDF; updated for 2022 election) 

Webinar on Electing Delegates: This 2020 webinar provided an overview of the rules governing the nomination and election of delegates, including section delegates; reviews sample documents that sections can use; and discusses some practical aspects of nominating and electing delegates. Webinar slides (member-only PDF; will be updated for 2022 election) 

US Department of Labor Guidance on elections.