The Faculty Senate approved the following resolution on faculty collective bargaining on 2 May 2005.
The Faculty Senate affirms its support for the seven principles enumerated below as essential features of any collective-bargaining enabling legislation affecting faculty and academic staff employed across the UW System. It instructs PROFS to communicate its support for these principles to the state legislature while continuing to oppose any enabling legislation that fails to conform to these principles, which are, that any enabling legislation should:
Faculty Senate reaffirms its resolution of 2 April 1973, Minutes, 2 December 1974;
Faculty Senate adopts resolution 9 May 1983;
Faculty Senate adopts resolution 7 February 1994;
Faculty Senate reaffirms its resolution of 7 February 1994, Minutes 5 May 1997;
Faculty Senate revises the resolution of 7 February 1994, Faculty doc 1623c, Minutes 1 April 2002;
Faculty Senate amends resolution of 1 April 2002, Faculty doc 1623d, Minutes 2 May 2005