2017-2020 CBA

UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
AND
UNITED FACULTY OF FLORIDA
UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA CHAPTER
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT
2017-2020

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PREAMBLE
ARTICLE 1 – RECOGNITION
ARTICLE 2 – CONSULTATION
ARTICLE 3 – UFF PRIVILEGES
ARTICLE 4 – RESERVED RIGHTS
ARTICLE 5 – ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY
ARTICLE 6 – NONDISCRIMINATION
ARTICLE 7 – MINUTES, RULES, AND BUDGETS
ARTICLE 8 – JOB CLASSIFICATION
ARTICLE 9 – APPOINTMENT
ARTICLE 10 – ASSIGNMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES
ARTICLE 11 – FACULTY PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS
ARTICLE 12 – EVALUATION FILE
ARTICLE 13 – NON-REAPPOINTMENT
ARTICLE 14 – LAYOFF AND RECALL
ARTICLE 15 – PROMOTION PROCEDURE
ARTICLE 16 – TENURE
ARTICLE 17 – DISCIPLINARY ACTION
ARTICLE 18 – JOB ABANDONMENT
ARTICLE 19 – LEAVES
ARTICLE 20 – INVENTIONS AND WORKS
ARTICLE 21 – CONFLICT OF INTEREST / OUTSIDE ACTIVITY
ARTICLE 22 – GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE AND ARBITRATION
ARTICLE 23 – OTHER FACULTY RIGHTS
ARTICLE 24 – SABBATICALS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LEAVES
ARTICLE 25 – SALARIES
ARTICLE 26 – BENEFITS
ARTICLE 27 – UFF INSURANCE DEDUCTION
ARTICLE 28 – PAYROLL DEDUCTION
ARTICLE 29 – MAINTENANCE OF BENEFITS
ARTICLE 30 – MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
ARTICLE 31 – SEVERABILITY
ARTICLE 32 – AMENDMENT AND DURATION
ARTICLE 33 – TOTALITY OF AGREEMENT
ARTICLE 34 – DEFINITIONS