The PSU-AAUP Executive Council appoints members to represent members on PSU-AAUP Bylaw Committees, and on University committees, task forces, strategic initiatives and any other external workgroup to which PSU-AAUP has been to send, nominate or appoint a representative.
Members who accept appointment to represent PSU-AAUP accept a duty to represent the Association that includes the following:
- Reporting back to the PSU-AAUP Executive Director and President on a regular basis the progress in the committee.
- Bringing all decisions to be made in the committee back to the PSU-AAUP Executive Director and President prior to casting a vote on behalf of PSU-AAUP with enough advance notice that the Executive Council has suffiicent time to give direction to the representative on how to vote.
- Alerting the PSU-AAUP Executive Director and President to positions taken by other members of the workgroup that are antagonistic to the interests of PSU-AAUP.
- Reporting to the Executive Council about the progress in committee as requested, and on a regular basis.