Policy Manual

Termination or Suspension of Employment of University Officers

University officers are those positions outlined in Article 3 of the Statutes of the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. The positions subject to this policy include the Provost, the Vice Presidents (including the Executive Vice President), the Secretary, the Treasurer, the Comptroller, and the General Counsel. The President of the University is not subject to this policy.

Termination and/or suspension of the employment of University Officers shall be governed by the provisions of Article 3 of the Statutes of the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.

The following Human Resources policies do not apply to University officers: Introductory Period, Performance Improvement/Discipline, Termination, Suspension, Position Discontinuation and Staff Transition, and Staff Grievance Procedure.

Nothing in this policy is intended to create legally enforceable contractual rights.




Policy Number: 630
Effective Date: 3/26/2001
Supersedes Policy Number(s): 630 (02/01/1990)
Applicability: University Officers (except the President)
Cross-reference: Policy 001Policy 618Policy 620Policy 621Policy 622Policy 624Policy 628Policy 629


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