Whereas, The granting of equivalencies is directly related to the hiring of faculty and the breadth and depth of academic preparation;
Whereas, The granting of equivalencies and faculty hiring are so important that local boards and local senates must reach joint agreement on policies, procedures, and the hiring of individual faculty; and
Whereas, A current document is needed that sets out the principal issues and provides guidance to local senates for handling equivalencies;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges adopt the revised paper, Equivalency to the Minimum Qualifications. MSC Disposition: Local Senates
Paper was published and posted on the Senate website.