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American Association of University Professors, UVa Chapter:
Elects New Officers
Charlottesville VA-June 30, 2014- Following its annual election, the UVa Chapter of the AAUP (American Association of University Professors) installs a new set of officers on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
The UVa Chapter of AAUP has completed its second academic year since re-organizing in response to the ouster of UVa’s President by the Board of Visitors in the summer of 2012. In the spring of 2014, the chapter conducted elections as specified in its by-laws.
For 2014-15, the members of the Executive Committee of the UVa Chapter of the AAUP include:
President: Peter Norton, Engineering
Vice President: John Alexander, SHANTI
Secretary-Treasurer: Chip Tucker, Arts & Sciences
At Large: Jeanine Braithwaite, Batten
At Large: Victor Luftig, Arts & Sciences
Past President: Walt Heinecke, Curry
According to the bylaws, the UVa Chapter of the AAUP exists to advocate for shared governance and academic freedom. All faculty at UVa (including tenured, non-tenured, emeritus and non-tenure track) are encouraged to join by going to:
Contact: John Alexander