harry tyrer

Arts and Culture
5:53 pm
Fri March 15, 2013

UM Press report calls for clearer faculty consultation

Stakeholders discuss the UM Press at a recent meeting.
Janet Saidi KBIA

The University of Missouri Press was nearly shut down last year, before being moved to the Columbia campus. Yesterday, a committee charged with analyzing that string of decisions released its report at an MU Faculty Council meeting.

Describing the decision-making process as “clumsy and opaque,” the report called on university administration and faculty to reach agreement on what should be expected from “faculty consultation,” and when it should be sought.

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