MOA # 67 - Revisions to CD Agreement # 8
to Appendix II, Article IV.A.5. of the Agreement
between the State of New Jersey and the Council of New Jersey
College Locals, AFT, AFL-CIO, The College of New Jersey (the College) and the College of New Jersey Federation of
Teachers, Local 2364, AFT ( the Union) agree on the following principles and procedures governing the election of members
to and operation of the Career Development Committee (CDC).
agreement replaces MOA # 8, dated April 7, 1978.
A notice of a vacancy on the CDC will be sent to the appropriate AFT
bargaining unit groups soliciting the individuals
willing to stand for election.
After receiving the names of volunteers, the CD Election Committee shall
verify the eligibility of each candidate and
prepare an election ballot.
The election ballot will be distributed to the appropriate bargaining
unit group, allowing at least 2 weeks to return the
ballots, and insuring anonymity of individuals casting a vote.
The CD Election Committee shall count the ballots and verify the
election. Unit members will be invited to observe
With exception of the first year of this new MOA, the CD election shall
take place during the first week in May.
The first election under this new MOA will take place during the month of
January, 2006 in order to have the new
CD committee in place for the January 2006 funding cycle.
4. Terms of Service - CDC members will be elected following these guidelines
A. Elections to any fill any vacancies on the CDC will take place in the
the year with the new term of those elected beginning the following fall.
B. The regular membership term on the CDC is two years.
For the first two years of this new agreement, the following membership
terms will apply:
School of Art, Media, and Music one year term ending June 2007
School of Business two year term ending June 2008
School of Culture and Society one year term ending June 2007
School of Education two year term ending June 2008
School of Engineering one year term ending June 2007
School of Science two year term ending June 2008
School of Nursing and the Library. one year term ending June 2007
Professional Staff two year term ending June 2008
D. All full-time
faculty, either probationary or tenured, shall be eligible to serve on
the CD committee.
The Professional Staff CDC member shall be elected from among those
multi-year contracts or concurrent faculty rank.
Date: Jan 5, 2006 Date: Jan 5, 2006
Ralph Edelbach, President
Stephen Briggs, Provost
TCNJ Federation of Teachers The College of New Jersey