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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Content Note

Organization of Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

1. General FacultyAudiocassettes, 1974-1993

University of Texas San Antonio

A Guide to the University of Texas at San Antonio: General Faculty Audiocassettes, 1974-1993



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at San Antonio. General Faculty
Title: University of Texas at San Antonio: General Faculty Audiocassettes
Dates: 1974-1993
Creator Abstract: The General Faculty of the University of Texas at San Antonio was composed of all personnel holding an academic title as Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, Visiting Professor, Visiting Associate Professor, Visiting Assistant Professor, Adjunct academic titles, Emeritus academic titles, Teaching Associate, and Specialist. The General Faculty established its own rules of procedure and generally met twice a year. The General Faculty was succeeded by the Faculty Senate in 1993.
Content Abstract: The collection comprises audiocassette recordings of meetings of the General Faculty from 1974 through 1993.
Identification: UA 03.01
Extent: 36 audiocassettes (1 Box)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Historical Note

According to the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) Handbook of Operating Procedures (HOP), the General Faculty of UTSA was composed of all personnel holding an academic title as Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, Visiting Professor, Visiting Associate Professor, Visiting Assistant Professor, Adjunct academic titles, Emeritus academic titles, Teaching Associate, and Specialist.

Voting members of the General Faculty included the following: 1. All Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors. 2. All Visiting Professors, Visiting Associate Professors and Visiting Assistant Professors who have had two semesters of service at The University of Texas at San Antonio. 3. All Instructors and Lecturers who have had four or more semesters of service at either rank at The University of Texas at San Antonio. 4. Such officials as are designated in the Regents' Rules and Regulations as being ex officio members of all institutional faculties of The University of Texas System. 5. Such other officials as the Board of Regents, upon recommendation of the President and the Chancellor of the University of Texas System, may designate. A faculty member has voting status only on the basis of half-time employment or more at the University.

The General Faculty established its own rules of procedure. As of the publication of the Handbook of Operating Procedures in 1991, the General Faculty was required to meet at least twice a year upon the call of the President. Prior to 1991, the General Faculty may have met less often.

The President or a delegate of the President presides at all meetings of the General Faculty.

The General Faculty became the Faculty Senate in 1993.

Source: University of Texas at San Antonio: Handbook of Operating Procedures, Section 2.1. http://utsa.edu/hop/chapter2/2-1.cfm

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Scope and Content Note

The collection comprises audiocassette recordings of meetings of the General Faculty from 1974 through 1993.

This collection is housed at UTSA's HemisFair Park Campus and must be accessed via the Institute of Texan Cultures Special Collections Reading Room. To request access, please use our Collections Request Form.

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Organization of Collection

Series 1. General Faculty Audiocassettes, 1974-1993

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Original audiovisual recordings are closed to patron use. Please contact University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections for information about duplication of recordings to produce access copies.

Usage Restrictions

Please contact University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections for further information about copyright issues and permission to publish items from this collection.

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Index Terms

Organizations
University of Texas at San Antonio. General Faculty.
University of Texas at San Antonio--History.
Subjects
Teacher participation in administration--United States.
Universities and colleges--Faculty.
Universities and colleges--History.
Universities and colleges--United States--Administration.
Locations
San Antonio (Tex.)--History--20th century.
Genres/Formats
Audiocassettes.
Local Subjects
UTSA History
UTSA Records

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Related Material

The General Faculty became the Faculty Senate in 1993. For the records of the Faculty Senate, see UA 03.02. University of Texas at San Antonio: Faculty Senate Records.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UTSA General Faculty Audiocassettes, UA 03.01, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Transferred to the University Archives in 1998 (Acc. 1998-028u).

Processing Information

Processed by Angela McClendon, University Archivist, November 2008.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

1. General FacultyAudiocassettes, 1974-1993

Arranged chronologically.
Box Item
1 C-UA0301/1 General Faculty meeting, November 22, 1974
C-UA0301/2-3 General Faculty meeting, September 24, 1975
C-UA0301/4-5 General Faculty meeting, April 21, 1976
C-UA0301/6 General Faculty meeting (special called meeting), May 11, 1976
C-UA0301/7 General Faculty meeting, September 9, 1976
C-UA0301/8-9 General Faculty meeting, November 29, 1976
C-UA0301/10 General Faculty meeting, April 28, 1977
C-UA0301/11-12 General Faculty meeting, September 15, 1977
C-UA0301/13-14 General Faculty meeting, April 12, 1978
C-UA0301/15 General Faculty meeting, April 28, 1978
C-UA0301/16 General Faculty meeting, June 21, 1978
C-UA0301/17 General Faculty meeting, September 28, 1978
C-UA0301/18-19 General Faculty meeting, September 26, 1979
C-UA0301/20 General Faculty meeting, April 22, 1980
C-UA0301/21 General Faculty meeting, September 29, 1981
C-UA0301/22 General Faculty meeting, September 1982
C-UA0301/23 General Faculty meeting, September 30, 1982
C-UA0301/24-25 General Faculty meeting, September 27, 1983
C-UA0301/26 General Faculty meeting, September 24, 1985
C-UA0301/26 General Faculty meeting, September 30, 1986
C-UA0301/26 General Faculty meeting, Part 1, September 22, 1987
C-UA0301/26 General Faculty meeting, Part 2, September 22, 1987
C-UA0301/27-28 General Faculty meeting, February 20, 1991
C-UA0301/29-30 General Faculty meeting, October 15, 1991
C-UA0301/31-32 General Faculty meeting, October 14, 1992
C-UA0301/33 General Faculty meeting, October 14, 1993

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