Regent Policy Documents

SECTION 20: FACULTY, ACADEMIC STAFF, CLASSIFIED STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS

20-7 OUTSIDE ACTIVITY REPORTING

(Formerly 91-5)

Whereas, the Board of Regents recognizes the importance of accountability to the people of Wisconsin and believes it is in the interest of both the public and the University of Wisconsin System to assure public confidence in the integrity of the University of Wisconsin System faculty and staff, and

Whereas, the University of Wisconsin System policies regarding public reporting of outside interests and activities required by UWS 8 of the Wisconsin Administrative Code are among the most extensive among universities in the nation, and

Whereas, the Regents wish to continue to support and encourage University of Wisconsin faculty and staff to share their expertise and talents with agriculture, business, industry, and the state's communities,

Therefore, the Board of Regents approves the " University of Wisconsin System Guidelines and Form for Reporting Outside Activities as required by UWS 8.025, Wisconsin Administrative Code," and directs the University of Wisconsin System President to implement these revised procedures at all University of Wisconsin Institutions effective for the reporting period ending April 30, 1992.

(The Guidelines and Reporting form may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Regents.)

History: Res. 5785 adopted 5/10/91; replaces 73-6(a).


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The Regent Policy Documents were adopted and are maintained pursuant to the policy-making authority vested in the Board of Regents by Wis. Stats. § 36. The Regent Policy Documents manifest significant policies approved by the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. This document is a ready reference for those charged with carrying out these policies. Unless noted otherwise, associated documents and reports may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Regents, 1860 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, ph 608-262-2324. http://www.uwsa.edu/bor/policies/